PMC-Eight GoTo Computerized Mounts
Each weekday we simulcast the "OpenGOTO Community Live" program on social media, currently on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter/Periscope. Our team includes Scott Roberts, Jerry Hubbell, and Kent Marts discuss all aspects of PMC-Eight technology, the Explore Scientific mounts it powers, and the latest developments from the OpenGOTO Community group.
The PMC-Eight is backed by Explore Scientific's warranty, tech support, and a group of individuals called the OpenGOTO Community. It includes hardware, firmware, and software that runs on Windows, Android, and iOS. Here you can browse the world of PMC-Eight:
- Getting Started With Your PMC-Eight System
- User Experiences and Testimonials
- PMC-Eight, the Vision and Technology
- ExploreStars Software & Database Downloads
- PMC-Eight System Downloads
- PMC-Eight Knowledgebase
- The OpenGOTO Community Home Page
- PMC-Eight and OpenGOTO Community Groups.io Forum
Control Your Explore Scientific Equatorial Mount Your Way!
The PMC-Eight™ represents a new approach to robotic precision motion control for telescope mounts with a robust eight-processor system for a wide range of software clients.
Used by beginners and experienced alike the ExploreStars™ App is a free download that controls our equatorial mounts (wired or wirelessly) via a PC, laptop, or tablet for Windows, Android, and iOS.
Perfect for advanced astronomers and those with observatories, Explore Scientific's ASCOM is the first such client that offers wired or wireless connection, and is perhaps the most advanced client ever developed for the ASCOM Standards Community. It is fully compliant to all of the ASCOM standards to connect the PMC-Eight to a vast array of sky software and telescope control software by third parties.
Description The Explore Scientific/Losmandy G-11 was designed by Explore Scientific’s Engineers, and features the PMC-Eight, which represents a ne...View full details$ 4,199.99
Original Price $ 599.99Current Price $ 499.99
"This is the ultimate portable system as far as I am concerned."-Jim Johnston Astrophotographer Description The iEXOS-100 PMC-Eight™ Equatorial T...View full detailsOriginal Price $ 599.99Current Price $ 499.99
Features The Explore Scientific iEXOS-100 PMC-Eight™ Equatorial Tracker System is a complete astronomical computerized Wifi or wired GOTO system...View full details$ 999.99
Description The award winning Explore Scientific EXOS2-GT PMC-Eight Equatorial Mount with its 28 lb instrument payload capacity for astrophotograp...View full details$ 999.99
Original Price $ 699.99Current Price $ 569.99
"This is the ultimate portable system as far as I am concerned."-Jim Johnston Astrophotographer Features Connect by wire, WiFi, or Bluetooth®* to ...View full detailsOriginal Price $ 699.99Current Price $ 569.99
"This is the ultimate portable system as far as I am concerned."-Jim Johnston Astrophotographer Features Explore FirstLight 130mm Newtonian Telesc...View full details$ 649.99