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Celestron NEXSTAR 6/8 SE Computerised Mount

Celestron NEXSTAR 6/8 SE Computerised Mount
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Our Price:  £499.00
List Price:  £575.00
Saving Of:  £76.00
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Model:  C91203
Brand:  Celestron
Mount Type:  Computerised Equatorial Mount

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The NexStar SE mount is simply the best 'Grab-n-Go' portable GoTo mount available today. The distinctive patented fork arm with ergonomically designed integrated hand control cradle gives solid support to small to medium sized OTA's.

The NexStar SE mount has all the same features as Celestron’s most advanced computerized GoTo telescopes, including our revolutionary SkyAlign™ alignment technology, a sky tour feature, a database of over 40,000 celestial objects and easy to use hand control.

Plug the optional CN-16 GPS Accessory into NexStar’s auxiliary port and download data from orbiting GPS satellites for truly quick and easy alignments. The universe may be full of mysteries, but using the NexStar SE mount isn’t one of them.

Every NexStar SE includes a version of The Sky® software Level 1 Planetarium software for exploring the Universe on your PC and printing out custom star charts of the sky. In addition, you receive our NexRemote software that allows you to operate your telescope via your PC. Software package valued at over £120.00 included free with your NexStar SE!

NexStar SE - General Features:

  • AltAz Computerized mount, as supplied with all NexStar 6/8 telescopes
  • NexStar technology with database for automatic slewing (GoTo) and tracking of 40,000 objects
  • Flash upgradeable hand control with SkyAlign alignment procedure and NexStar technology
  • NexRemote telescope control software
  • RS-232 cable
  • Steel tripod
  • Vixen style dovetail compatible with the CG5 or Advanced Series dovetails

NexStar SE - Computerised Mount Features:

  • AltAz Computerized mount, as supplied with all NexStar 6/8 telescopes
  • NexStar technology with database for automatic slewing (GoTo) and tracking of 40,000 objects
  • Flash upgradeable hand control with SkyAlign alignment procedure and NexStar technology
  • NexRemote telescope control software
  • RS-232 cable
  • Steel tripod
  • Vixen style dovetail compatible with the CG5 or Advanced Series dovetails
  • “TheSkyX – First Light Edition” astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • MOUNT : Single Fork Arm Altazimuth 
  • DOVETAIL COMPATIBILITY : Quick Release Tube Clamp 
  • CD ROM: NexRemote V1.6.14 and "The Sky®" Level 1 
  • TRIPOD : Steel
  • POWER SUPPLY : 8-AA batteries (not included)
  • TRIPOD AND MOUNT WEIGHT : 9 lb (4.08 kg) 
  • MOTOR DRIVE : Integrated D.C. Electronics 
  • COMPUTER HAND CONTROL : Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons 
  • SLEW SPEEDS : Nine slew speeds: 5°/sec, 3°/sec, 1°/sec, 64x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 1x, .5x 
  • TRACKING MODES : Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South 
  • ALIGNMENT PROCEDURES : SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align 
  • DATABASE : 40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects 
  • SOFTWARE PRECISION : 24bit, 0.08 arcsec calculations 
  • COMMUNICATION PORTS : RS-232 communication port on hand control, Autoguider port, Aux port 
  • TRACKING RATES : Sidereal, Solar and Lunar

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