Our new compact EQDir USB Cable for EQMOD allows direct connection of Skywatcher HEQ5 Syntrek/PRO, NEQ6 Syntrek/PRO, AZ EQ6-GT and EQ8 mounts to your PC or laptop. With this adapter you can remote control your Skywatcher mount directly via PC. No Hand Controller is needed and the device is perfect for remote observatories.
EQDIR heart is based on FTDI USB to Serial Chip
The device uses an original FTDI USB to Serial Chip with TTL 5 volt signalling. This chip is fully compatible and functional with Windows XP, 7 , 8, 10, OSX, Linux. There is no need to install external drivers as Windows Update will install the latest FTDI driver. Just plug it in your PC and play.
EQDIR adapter for DB9 type mounts
Choose (RJ45 and DB9) model from the drop down selection. You can use the same device with both RJ45 and DB9 mounts. Just attach the RJ45 to DB9 adapter and you are ready to go.
EQMOD/EQASCOM software / driver is required to use this cable.
|PC Connector (USB Model only)||USB type A (PC Stick)|
|Length||2 meters / 6.5 feet|
|Cable to mount||USB to RJ45 or USB to DB9|
RJ45 Cable type
- Skywatcher HEQ5
- Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
- Skywatcher AZ-HEQ5
- Skywatcher AZ-EQ6
- Skywatcher EQ6-R
- Skywatcher EQ8
- Skywatcher EQ6-R Pro
- Orion Sirius EQ-G Go
- Orion Sirius Pro AZ/EQ-G
DB9 Cable type
- Skywatcher EQ6
- Skywatcher NEQ6
- Orion Atlas EQ-G Computerized GoTo
In the package
- EQDir USB Stick Adapter Device
- Adapter RJ45 to DB9 * If you ordered the DB9 version