The Paramount ME features a more robust frame than it's predecessor the ME, while retaining the accuracy and performance you expect from a Software Bisque mount.
Features 8" RA and declination bearings machined into the gears for strength and a smooth ride.
Belt-driven gears are virtually backlash-free.
Maximum of 7 arc seconds of periodic error before correction.
Easily run your wires through the mount, no disassembly required!
Includes 2 USB ports on the instrument panel to attach your accessories.
The Software Bisque Paramount ME weight capacity is 240 lbs.
Options for single or dual on-axis encoders are available.
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Introducing the new ME Series 6 observatory workhorse.
The Paramount ME™ Series 6 represents the latest in gear-driven German equatorial mount performance.
It includes the advanced MKS 6000 telescope control system which lets you connect via USB C, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi. Its two-port USB 2.0 hub is conveniently located on its instrument panel. See this video for a quick overview of what’s new with the Series 6 Paramounts.
The ME remains an observatory-favorite among professional and advanced-amateur astronomers.