Effortlessly track objects in the night sky with the Celestron Motor Drive for AstroMaster Telescopes. This easily installed accessory for Celestron CG-2 and CG-3 equatorial mounts eliminates the image shake from manual movement and requires no turning of knobs or dials to find the celestial body you want to see. The single-axis motor drive runs on a 9V battery so no cords get in your way and with the flip of a switch it can be used in either the northern or southern hemisphere.
Since manufacturing its first telescope in 1960, Celestron has grown to become one of the world's leading telescope makers, enjoying brand-name recognition among serious amateur astronomers for superior optics, outstanding design, and innovative technology. Celestron is also a leading designer, manufacturer, and importer of other high-quality optical products, including binoculars, spotting scopes, and microscopes in addition to their computerized and non-computerized telescopes and related accessories. Their innovative products continue to receive numerous industry and consumer media accolades, adding to an already impressive list that includes awards for product innovation from Reader's Digest, Popular Science, PC Magazine, Popular Mechanics, the Consumer Electronics Association, and more. Celestron is a privately held company with corporate offices and manufacturing facilities in Torrance, Calif.Shop All Celestron