Celestron NexStar 8 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Computerized Telescope #11069 + BONUS ITEMS
I received this as a gift. I set it up to verify operation. It works perfectly. I have not used it. Everything that came with the telescope is included. All paperwork, and software is included. In original boxes and original packaging.
Bonus Items: Celestron AC adapter, The Night Sky 2-Sided Planisphere for 30-40 degrees North Latitude, Sky & Telescope's Field Map of the Moon, and one extra battery for the finder scope
Product Details From the Manufacturer:
- The Celestron NexStar 8SE computerized telescope offers 8" of aperture to show you the universe in stunning detail! See thousands of objects, including galaxies, nebulae, star clusters, comets, planets, asteroids, double stars, and more!
Celestron NexStar 8SE Key Features
- Computerized hand control with a nearly 40,000 object database and motorized altazimuth mount
- Quick release optical tube for easy no-tool setup
- StarBright XLT enhanced coatings for maximum light transmission and clarity
- SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright objects, for a fast and easy alignment process
- StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
- Flash upgradeable hand control; update your telescope's operating software via the internet
- All NexStar SE models are GPS compatible and come standard with an auxiliary port for use with additional accessories
- Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
- Includes NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer
- "THE SKY" Planetarium software - with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and enhanced images
- Rigid adjustable tripod for portability and convenience
Celestron NexStar 8SE Specifications
- Optical Design: 8" (203mm) Schmidt-Cassegrain
- Focal Length: 2032mm f/10
- Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT
- Optical Tube: Aluminum, metallic orange
- Mount: Single fork arm, alt-azimuth
- Dovetail: Quick release tube clamp
- Hand Controller: Computerized GoTo
- Eyepiece: 25mm E-Lux (81x)
- Finderscope: Starpointer (Includes 3V CR2032 lithium button battery)
- Diagonal: 1.25" star diagonal
- Tripod: Pre-assembled steel
- Included Software: NexRemote and The Sky Level 1
- Camera Shutter Cable: No
- Power Supply: 8-AA batteries (not included)
- Highest Useful Magnification: 480x
- Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 14
- Resolution: .68 arc seconds
- Dawes Limit: .57 arc seconds
- Light Gathering Power: 843x unaided eye
- Field of View: .63 degree
- Linear Field of View (feet at 1000 yards): 33 ft.
- Optical Tube Length: 17"
- Telescope Weight: 33 lbs
- Tripod Weight: 9 lbs
Computer Control Specifications
- Computerized hand controller has a double line liquid crystal display with 19 LED backlit buttons.
- Database includes 40,000 objects with enhanced information on over 200 objects.
- Ability to add up to 400 user defined objects.
- 9 slew speeds
- RS-232 and auxiliary ports.
- Sidereal, solar, and lunar tracking rates.
- Alt-Azimuth, equatorial north, and equatorial south tracking modes.
- GPS upgradable with Celestrons CN-16 GPS accessory.
- Includes several alignment options including SkyAlign, auto 2-star align, 1-star align, 2-star align, and solar system align.
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