AZ3 mount with aluminium tripod


SkyWatcher AZ3 Pronto Alt-Azimuth Mount with Aluminum Tripod

Introducing the new SkyWatcher AZ3 Pronto ultraportable mount with tripod and extension column. It’s the most affordable and revolutionary solution for the nomadic astronomer!


Expanding its range of mounts, Sky-Watcher brings you a new model tailored for binocular and telescope users interested in observing both day and night. The SkyWatcher AZ3 Pronto mount is a lightweight alt-azimuth mount, offering the simplest, most comfortable, and versatile system to use. Its movements are straightforward: up-down / left-right, without the need for polar alignment. With its 2 handles (symmetrically positioned), you can achieve precise fine movements even when observing at high magnifications. For maximum pointing speed, the mount can be manually directed in both axes (by releasing the brakes).

With a load capacity of 3 kg (with an optional male Vixen-type dovetail), you can use binoculars up to 80mm in diameter or Maksutov telescopes of 90-100mm. The retractable aluminum tripod is easily transportable. It’s a perfect combination (mount + tripod) for the nomadic observer!

Technical Specifications:

  • Mount Type: Sky-Watcher AZ3 Pronto Mount
  • Load Capacity: 3kg
  • Mechanism: Helical, 180 teeth AR axis, 116 teeth DEC axis
  • Vixen-type Dovetail
  • Folding Tripod: With spacer, and 21.5cm extension column
  • Tripod Height with Mount: From 78.5mm to 150mm
  • Total Weight: 3.85kg
  • The SkyWatcher AZ3 Pronto mount with aluminum tripod offers portability, ease of use, and versatility, making it an excellent choice for observers who are constantly on the move and need a reliable mount for their binoculars or telescopes.




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