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Regular Price: $122.22
Sale Price: $99.99
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Warranty: 2 years
+8" EDGEHD OPTICS: Provides superb visual and astro-imaging performance, free of coma and field curvature. +RECHARGEABLE LITHIUM-IRON BATTERY with enough power for 10 hours of continuous observing +BUILT-IN WIFI: No Hand controller required! Just use your smartphone or tablet which connects to the telescope via WiFi. +STARSENSE AUTO ALIGN: Automatically aligns your telescope and works with the SkyPortal app for complete wireless control. +FASTAR/HYPERSTAR COMPATIBLE: Image deep sky objects in seconds at f/2, often eliminating the need to autoguide or track on a wedge. +NEXSTAR EVOLUTION MOUNT: Packed with convenient features, including manual release clutches and precision machined worm gears for both axes, tray lighting, USB charge port, tray lighting for your accessories, and more. +FULLY MOTORIZED COMPUTER GO-TO: After automatically aligning with StarSense, select and go to objects with a tap on your smartphone.

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