Software Bisque Paramount MYT tripod


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The Paramount MYT Tripod is the perfect companion to the Paramount MYT Robotic Telescope Mount.
Our Product #: MYTT
Software Bisque Product #: MYTT

Product Description

The compact and lightweight Software Bisque Paramount MYT Tripod is the right high performance tripod for field or permanent observatory operation with the Paramount MYT Robotic Telescope Mount.

Features and Specifications:

  • 68 kg (150 lb.) maximum payload capacity
  • 9 kg (20 lb.) total weight
  • All aluminum construction (other than stainless fasteners and feet)
  • 18.4 cm (7-1/4 in.) wide top plate rotates 360° to assist polar alignment
  • Sliding collar system allows the legs to be placed in three positions:
  • 1.- Fully retracted (64 cm/25 in. length) for transport
  • 2.- Middle (79 cm/31 in. tall)
  • 3.- Lower (70 cm/27.5 in. tall)
  • Stainless steel feet swivel to conform to most mounting surfaces
  • Legs can be extended up to 5 inches to accommodate uneven surfaces, or to increase the tripod height
  • Includes a carrying case

Tech Details

Weight 20 lbs.
Warranty 2 years


Review by:
Very stable, easy to transport, and height adjustable. (Posted on 10/6/2018)
Review by:
I use this pier with my MyT, and it checks all the boxes. Stable? Check. Light and portable? Check. Adjustable height? Check. High build quality and durability? Check and check.

One caveat, I highly recommend that you also consider the pier extension if you are mounting a long OTA. The extension provides clearance to avoid OTA collisions with the legs when you're trying to get that extra sub near zenith (although TheSky does have slewing limits built in as well). (Posted on 10/6/2018)
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