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NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope

NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
Item #: 22097
Your Price: $549.95 In Stock
Warranty: 2 Years

  • High quality 127 mm Maksutov-Cassegrain
  • Fully computerized Altazimuth mount
  • StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
  • Quick-release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up
  • Sturdy stainless steel tripod and accessory tray included
  • Good for terrestrial and celestial observing
  • BONUS Astronomy Software download with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

    Includes These Celestron Technologies

    Compatible With

    Description

    Designed to be an affordable entry level to mid-level computerized GoTo telescope, the NexStar SLT refractors, reflectors, and Maks are available in the most popular sizes and are loaded with valuable design features. With preassembled, adjustable stainless steel tripods and quick release fork arms and tubes, NexStar SLT telescopes can be set up in a matter of minutes – with no tools required! You can see details of the lunar surface, Venus and its phases, polar caps on Mars, Jupiter and its four moons, Saturn with its rings plainly visible and much more! Most NexStar SLTs can also be used as a land-based spotting telescope.

    Intelligent Design
    Powered by 8 AA (user supplied) batteries or an optional AC adapter (#18778), these NexStar GoTos love to travel. The internal battery compartment provides power to the high precision servo motors for rigid low-vibration performance while eliminating cord wrap issues associated with external battery packs.

    With the NexStar’s ergonomically designed hand control, the user is free to remove the hand control from its holder for remote use or leave it cradled for hands-free operation. With a touch of a button, you can select the object catalog, change the slew speed, view fascinating information about an object or simply know if a desired object is visible in the sky.

    Celestron’s Revolutionary SkyAlign
    Using Celestron’s patented SkyAlign (patent pending), simply input the date, time and location into the hand control then slew the telescope to any three bright celestial objects in the sky. You do not need to know the names of the stars – you can even pick the Moon or bright planets!

    Technology

    Computerized Mount Features

    • Proven NexStar computer control technology
    • Database allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects
    • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process
    • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
    • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
    • Auxiliary port for additional accessories such as GPS accessory
    • Includes NSOL telescope control software for basic control of your telescope via computer (with optional RS-232 cable)
    • Compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer

    Specifications

    Accessory Tray No Tool, Quick release
    Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
    Aperture (mm) 127 mm (5 in)
    Apparent Field of View .83 "
    Computer Hand Control Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
    Database 4,000 Object Database
    Finderscope StarPointer
    Focal Length 1500 mm (59 in)
    Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 ... 25 mm (0.98 in)
    Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 ... 9 mm (0.35 in)
    Focal Ratio 12
    GPS Optional SkySync GPS Accessory (93969)
    Highest Useful Magnification 300 x
    Light Gathering Power (Comp... 329 x
    Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13
    Linear Field of View (@1000... 44 ft (13 m)
    Lowest Useful Magnification 18 x
    Magnification of Eyepiece 1 60 x
    Magnification of Eyepiece 2 167 x
    Mount Info: N.A.
    Mount Type Motorized Altazimuth
    Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
    Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrain
    Optical Tube Info: N.A.
    Resolution (Dawes) 0.91 arc seconds
    Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.1 arc seconds
    Slew Speeds Nine slew speeds
    Star Diagonal 1.25
    Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
    Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
    Tripod Steel
    Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty

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