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Celestron CGE PRO 925 Telescope

Celestron CGE PRO 925 Telescope
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Model:  C11086
Brand:  Celestron
Telescope Type:  Schmidt-Cassegrain

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CGE Pro 925 General Features

  • 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
  • Celestron premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • CGE PRO computerized Equatorial mount
  • Schmidt-Cassegrain mechanism that moves the primary mirror to adjust focus is supported by two pre-loaded ball bearings, minimizing the "mirror flop" typical of bushing focus mechanisms
  • Heavy duty stainless steel tripod adjustable from 38 - 55"
  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky

CGE Pro 925 Computerized Mount Features

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • 40,000 object database with 100 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
  • New All-Star Polar Alignment routine for both Northern and Southern Hemispheres.
  • Software Features include: Database Filter Limits, Hibernate, five alignment methods and user-defined slew limits.
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number; the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable star; solar systems; objects and asterisms
  • Double line, 16-character Liquid Crystal Display Hand Control with backlit LED buttons for easy operation of goto features
  • 12VDC Servo Motors with integrated optical encoders
  • Permanent programmable periodic error correction (PEC) - corrects for periodic tracking errors inherent to all worm drives
  • Drive Motors - High quality motors with seven slot skewed armature to minimize magnetic cogging for quiet operation and long life. Precision made cut-steel gears in gearbox for Improve tracking precision.
  • Bearing and Shaft - Main shafts are made from 1.57" diameter steel tubing with .40" wall thickness with two preloaded 2.68" O.D. tapered roller bearings on each axes
  • Precision worm drive system - .75" pitch dia. precision made steel worm preloaded with two .87" OD ball bearings to minimize run-out (a source of periodic error). 255 tooth 6" pitch dia. precision made worm wheel with enveloping brass teeth
  • Spring loaded DEC worm to minimize backlash and makes guiding easy.
  • 4 point RA and DEC clutch system for no-slip pointing precision
  • Autoguide port, PC port and auxiliary ports located on the electronic pier for long exposure astrophotography
  • Latitude range: 10º to 65º northern or southern hemispheres
  • RS-232 communication port on hand control to control the telescope via a personal computer
  • Includes NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer
  • GPS-compatible with optional SkySync GPS Accessory (93969)

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION:

  • OPTICAL DESIGN  : Schmidt-Cassegrain 
  • APERTURE  : 235 mm (9.25 in) 
  • FOCAL LENGTH  : 2350 mm (92.52 in) 
  • FOCAL RATIO  : 10 
  • FINDERSCOPE  : 6x30 
  • MOUNT : CGE Pro Computerized Equatorial Optical 
  • TUBE  : Aluminum 
  • EYEPIECE 1  : 25 mm (0.98 in) 
  • MAGNIFICATION 1  : 94 x Star Diagonal  : 1.25 
  • TRIPOD : Adjustable, 2.75" Stainless Steel legs 
  • CD ROM  : NexRemote control software with RS232 cable 
  • POWER SUPPLY  : Car battery adapter 
  • HIGHEST USEFUL MAGNIFICATION  : 555 x 
  • LOWEST USEFUL MAGNIFICATION : 34 x 
  • LIMITING STELLAR MAGNITUDE : 14.4 
  • RESOLUTION (RAYLEIGH) : 0.59 arcsec 
  • RESOLUTION (DAWES) : 0.49 arcsec 
  • LIGHT GATHERING POWER  : 1127 x A
  • ANGULAR FIELD OF VIEW : 0.53 ° 
  • LINEAR FIELD OF VIEW (@1000 yds)  : 28 ft (8.53 m) 
  • OPTICAL COATINGS  : Starbright XLT Coating 
  • SECONDARY MIRROR OBSTRUCTION  : 3.35 in (85.09 mm) 
  • SECONDARY MIRROR OBSTRUCTION BY AREA  : 13.1 % 
  • SECONDARY MIRROR OBSTRUCTION BY DIAMETER  : 36.2 % 
  • OPTICAL TUBE LENGTH  : 22 in (558.8 mm) 
  • OPTICAL TUBE WEIGHT  : 20 lb (9.07 kg) 
  • TRIPOD AND PIER WEIGHT  : 52 lb (23.59 kg) 
  • EQ MOUNT WEIGHT : 75 lb (34.02 kg) 
  • COUNTERWEIGHT BAR  : 5 lb (2.27 kg) 
  • COUNTERWEIGHTS : 1 x 22 lb 
  • SLEW SPEEDS  : Nine slew speeds 5.5 deg/s, 2 deg/s, 0.5 deg/s, 64x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 1x, 0.5x 
  • TRACKING RATES : Sidereal, Solar and Lunar 
  • TRACKING MODES : EQ North and EQ South 
  • ALIGNMENT PROCEDURES : 2-Star Align, Solar System Align, Last Alignment, Quick Align, 1-Star Align
  • DATABASE : 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects 
  • POWER REQUIREMENTS : 12 VDC 2.5A 
  • INTERNAL CLOCK  : Yes 
  • GPS  : Optional CN-16 GPS Accessory

 




CGE Pro Series Manual

 CGE Pro Information Sheet

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