Star Adventurer
Multi-Purpose Mounts
Product Features

Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer is user-friendly and provides various combinations to satisfy all you needs for astrophotography and time-lapse photography. It is a high precision, portable and stable celestial tracking platform for sidereal, solar and lunar tracking with automatic DSLR shutter release control. Moreover, it contains pre-programmed parameters assisting you to create interesting time-lapse videos with your DSLR.

  • Multiple pre-programmed speeds for time lapse photography

  • Tracking rate selectable between Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar

  • Built in polar scope with illuminator

  • DSLR interface for automatic shutter control

  • Built-in auto-guiding interface 

  • Low power consumption

  • External Mini USB power support 

  • Compatible with 3/8" and 1/4" camera tripod thread

  • Lifetime free firmware upgrade 

  • Maximum payload: 5kg


● Star Adventurer Astro Bundle
includes Star Adventurer mount, ball head adapter, illuminated polar scope, EQ wedge, mounting assembly, counter weight.

● Star Adventurer Photo Bundle
includes Star Adventurer mount, ball head adapter, illuminated polar scope, EQ wedge

Advanced Version Firmware:

For demonstration videos, firmware and manual, please click here



Star Adventurer Quick Set Up Chart  



Star Adventurer Quick Guide Video


"Accurate, Capable, Versatile." 

"It's the perfect companion for minimalist visual observing, wide-field astrophotography and time-lapse capture."

Review in Astronomy Technology Today by Gary Parkerson (Read Full Review)


"With the introduction of Sky-Watcher's Star Adventurer system, the growing selection of portable tracking mounts just got bigger and more interesting.

"I recommend it to anyone looking for a portable tracking system."

Review in SkyNews by Alan Dyer (Read Full Review) 

Mount Type Ultra compact equatorial tracking platform 
Motor Drive DC Servo 
Shipping Dimensions 23x22x12 cm3 
Power Supply 4xAA battery: DC 3.6V~6.5V; External power supply DC 5V 
Payload Capacity 5kg (11 lb) 
Tracking Modes Astrophotography : Celestial/ 1/2 Celestial/ solar/ lunar tracking rate for both of N. & S. hemispheres. Time-lapse photography: 12hr/4hr/2hr rev.