EQ5(EQ4) DUAL AXIS

Variable-speed dual-axis motor drive for EQ5 (EQ4) mount.
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EQ3 DUAL AXIS

Variable-speed dual-axis motor drive for NEQ3 (EQ3, EQ3-2) mount.
Download   Size: 21504000  |  02-05-2013  |  Motor Driver

EQ5(EQ4) SINGLE AXIS

Variable-speed single-axis motor drive for EQ5 (EQ4) mount.
Download   Size: 227K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Driver

EQ3 SINGLE AXIS

Variable-speed single-axis motor drive for NEQ3 (EQ3, EQ3-2) mount.
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EQ2 SINGLE AXIS WITH HAND CONTROL

Variable-speed single-axis motor drive for EQ2 mount.
Download   Size: 204K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Driver

EQ1 SINGLE AXIS WITH HAND CONTROL

Variable-speed single-axis motor drive for EQ1 mount.
Download   Size: 225K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Driver

EQ2 FIXED RATE SINGLE AXIS

Sidereal-rate single-axis motor drive for EQ2 mount.
Download   Size: 146K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Driver

ALL MAKSUTOV SPOTTING MODELS

SK80MAKSP, SK90MAKSP, SK102MAKSP, SK127MAKSP
Download   Size: 312K  |  21-09-2011  |  Maksutov

EQ1 FIXED RATE SINGLE AXIS

Sidereal-rate single-axis motor drive for EQ1 mount.
Download   Size: 131K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Driver

ALL MODELS WITH EQ3-2 AND EQ5(EQ4) MOUNT

SK127MAKEQ3
Download   Size: 2M  |  21-09-2011  |  Maksutov

DOB SYNSCAN (GOTO) UPGRADE KIT

For mounting a DOB Traditional, DOB Collapsible, or Newtonian Reflector telescope tube OTA on a SynScan DOB GoTo Upgrade Kit.
Download   Size: 263K  |  21-09-2011  |  Dobsonian

COLLAPSIBLE DOB

COLLAPSIBLE 8-INCH DOB, 10-INCH DOB, 12-INCH DOB, 14-INCH DOB, and 16-INCH DOB
Download   Size: 4.5M  |  21-09-2011  |  Dobsonian

HERITAGE 130

HERITAGE 130 / DOB130
Download   Size: 292K  |  21-09-2011  |  Dobsonian

HERITAGE 76

HERITAGE 76 / DOB76
Download   Size: 227K  |  21-09-2011  |  Dobsonian

ALL MODELS WITH EQ1 AND EQ2 MOUNT

SK90MAKEQ1, SK102MAKEQ2
Download   Size: 812K  |  21-09-2011  |  Maksutov

ALL DOBSONIAN MODELS WITH THE TENSION CONTROL HANDLE

6-INCH DOB, 8-INCH DOB, 10-INCH DOB
Download   Size: 806K  |  21-09-2011  |  Dobsonian

AUTO TRACKING TELESCOPE MANUAL

AUTO TRACKING 705, 707, 709, 767, 804, 809, 1145, MAK80, MAK90
Download   Size: 21504000  |  02-05-2013  |  AZ SynScan / Auto-Tracking

ALL MODELS WITH AZ MOUNT

SK707AZ2, SK909AZ3, SK705AZ3, SK804AZ3, SK1025AZ3
Download   Size: 21504000  |  02-05-2013  |  AZ & EQ Models (Non-GoTo)

AZ4 Mount

AZ4 100412V1
Download   Size: 1.3M  |  13-04-2012  |  AZ & EQ Models (Non-GoTo)

ALL MODELS WITH EQ3-2 AND EQ5(EQ4) MOUNT

SK1021EQ3-2, SK1201EQ5, SK1206EQ5, SK15075EQ5
Download   Size: 21504000  |  06-10-2011  |  AZ & EQ Models (Non-GoTo)

ALL MODELS WITH EQ1 AND EQ2 MOUNT

Download   Size: 812K  |  21-09-2011  |  AZ & EQ Models (Non-GoTo)

ALL MODELS WITH HEQ5 AND EQ6 MOUNT

Telescopes with any one of the following mounts: HEQ5, HEQ5 SynTrek (also need SynTrek manual), HEQ5 PRO (also need SynScan manual) EQ6, EQ6 SynTrek (also need SynTrek manual), EQ6 PRO (also need SynScan manual). *For SynScan, go to separate SynScan manuals category. SK15012EQ6
Download   Size: 21504000  |  07-10-2011  |  AZ & EQ Models (Non-GoTo)

AZ GOTO MANUAL VERSION GT020609V3-03.05

For all telescopes with AZ GoTo mount. Firmware version 03.05 or 03.07.
Download   Size: 1.1M  |  21-09-2011  |  AZ SynScan / Auto-Tracking

DOB SYNSCAN

Dob SynScan Instruction Manual for all models 8\", 10\", 12\", 14\" & 16\"
Download   Size: 2.1M  |  27-04-2012  |  Dobsonian

DOB collimation instruction

Download   Size: 933K  |  24-02-2015  |  Dobsonian

Instruments Auto-Tracking

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 473K  |  12-02-2013  |  Manuals in French

Dobson Classique

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 859K  |  12-02-2013  |  Manuals in French

Dobson Flex Tube

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 1.5M  |  12-02-2013  |  Manuals in French

Dobson Flex Tube Goto

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 21504000  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

Dobson Heritage 130

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 651K  |  12-02-2013  |  Manuals in French

EQ3 Goto Upgrade Kit

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 857K  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

EQ5 Goto Upgrade Kit

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 863K  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

Instruments AZ Goto

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 2.3M  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

Montage Miroir Primaire

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 938K  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

Raquette SynScan

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 2.7M  |  17-09-2013  |  Manuals in French

AZ-EQ6 Instruction Manual

021112V1
Download   Size: 21504000  |  28-04-2016  |  AZ-EQ SynScan

SynGuider

180110v1_FR
Download   Size: 4.2M  |  28-04-2016  |  Manuals in French

Star Adventurer Instruction Manual

Star Adventurer Instruction Manual update. (Document No. SA-F-150527V2-EN)
Download   Size: 5.7MB  |  21-08-2015  |  Multi-Purpose Mounts

Virtuoso MAK90

Download   Size: 368K  |  11-03-2013  |  Multi-Purpose Mounts

AZ-EQ6 Instruction Manual (French)

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 21504000  |  28-04-2016  |  Manuals in French

Request for Technical Writer (manual writing)

Sky-Watcher is looking for an enthusiastic and devoted individual to help us write product manuals! If you think you are up to the task and would like to get the first handed experience with future new products, be sure to check this posting out!
Download   Size: 21K  |  22-05-2013  |  Other

Esprit 80ED APO

Version: L140613
Download   Size: 2.1M  |  11-09-2014  |  Esprit OTA

SYNSCAN GPS(V3) INSTRUCTION MANUAL

Download   Size: 351K  |  07-01-2014  |  Accessories

Esprit 100ED APO

Version: L131204
Download   Size: 1.6M  |  21-01-2014  |  Esprit OTA

Esprit 120ED APO

Version: ES120-F-141120V2-EN
Download   Size: 833K  |  24-11-2014  |  Esprit OTA

Esprit 150ED APO

Version: ES150-F-141120V2-EN
Download   Size: 835K  |  24-11-2014  |  Esprit OTA

AllView Mount

Download   Size: 1.1M  |  21-08-2015  |  Multi-Purpose Mounts

SynScan V3 Hand Controller Instruction (V3.36)

2014-11-10
Download   Size: 974K  |  10-11-2014  |  EQ SynScan

SynScan V4 Hand Controller Instruction (V4.36.01)

2014-11-10
Download   Size: 946K  |  10-11-2014  |  EQ SynScan

StarGate 18 DOB

Download   Size: 1.7M  |  29-01-2015  |  Dobsonian

AZ-EQ5 Instruction Manual

Download   Size: 6.8M  |  27-08-2015  |  AZ-EQ SynScan

SynGuider Manual

Download   Size: 21504000  |  03-06-2014  |  Accessories

NEQ3 & EQ5

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 9.3M  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

EQ1 & EQ2

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 2.6M  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

Astrograph Quattro 200 (ST/CF)

Instruction manual for Quattro 200mm, both steel and carbon fiber tube. Version: QT200-F-140618V1-EN
Download   Size: 652K  |  21-08-2015  |  Quattro

INSTALLING THE EQ6 EXTENSION TUBE

Download   Size: 66K  |  15-02-2016  |  Accessories

EQ8 INSTRUCTION (FRENCH)

EQ8 Instruction in French. Document No.: 100113V1-FR
Download   Size: 3.2M  |  28-04-2016  |  Manuals in French

AZ-EQ5 Instruction Manual (French)

290814V1-FR
Download   Size: 6.9M  |  28-04-2016  |  Manuals in French

EQ8 INSTRUCTION (ENGLISH)

EQ8 Instruction (English Version); Document No. 121213V2
Download   Size: 4M  |  28-04-2016  |  EQ SynScan

SYNSCAN SERIAL COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL V3.3 (NEW)

This document describes the serial commands of Sky-Watcher® SynScan™ hand control. This information applies to the SynScan™ V3, SynScan™ V4 series GOTO mounts. Communication to the hand control is 9600 bits/sec, no parity and one stop bit via the RS-232 port on the base of the hand control. This communication protocol applies to SynScan hand control with SynScan™ V3 firmware version 3.38 or SynScan™ V4 firmware version 4.38.06 or later.
Download   Size: 21504000  |  02-05-2016  |  SynScan PC Command Set

HEQ5 & EQ6 INSTRUCTION MANUAL

130405V1
Download   Size: 961K  |  28-04-2016  |  EQ SynScan

SynScan Tour Instruction Manual

Download   Size: 22.3M  |  06-10-2011  |  EQ SynScan

EQ6 GO-TO UPGRADE KIT INSTALLATION

Information on how to install the EQ6 SynScan Upgrade kit
Download   Size: 110K  |  21-09-2011  |  EQ SynScan

SYNSCAN HAND CONTROL VERSION 2.05 AND BEFORE

For all telescopes/mounts with SynScan 2.05 hand control (Check your hand control for version number).
Download   Size: 524K  |  21-09-2011  |  EQ SynScan

HEQ5 & EQ6 INSTRUCTION MANUAL (FRENCH)

Thanks Optique Unterlinden for providing the French translated manuals!
Download   Size: 2.3M  |  26-10-2012  |  Manuals in French

SYNSCAN V4 HAND CONTROL INSTRUCTION MANUAL (V4.39.04)

What's new in this update? 1. A "Solar Track Mode" is added in the UTILITY menu. To use this new function: 1) Polar align the equatorial mount or level the base of the Alt-Az mount. 2) Finish the initialization on SynScan. No alignment is needed. 3) Activate "Solar Track Mode." Now the mount will start working at solar tracking speed until exiting the "Solar Track Mode". 4) Center the Sun in FOV with SynScan hand controller. 5) Start observing. Warning: Your telescope must be capable of observing the Sun safely.
Download   Size: 1.23 MB  |  24-01-2017  |  SynScan V4 Hand Control Manuals

StarGate 18'' - 20''SynScan

Download   07-04-2017  |  Dobsonian