Celestron VX 6" Refractor Telescope - Perfect Condition w/ eye pieces and filters!. Save over$500 from new.MISSING: Dust cap for main lens (lost in the wind one night)Selling because I am moving and will not have space for it.I do not have the original boxes, so shipping will be difficult..
The Celestron 22020 is an advanced VX 6-inch f/5 refractor telescope with objective lens for high contrast planetary views. The telescope refractor gives a flatter field of view and brighter deep sky objects than comparably-sized catadioptrics. This telescope can take advantage of All-Star Polar Alignment and autoguider support to track through long exposures using permanently programmable periodic error correction.
Current new online price: $1439 + eyepieces and filters
The Celestron 22020 have NexStar+ hand control that offers multiple language programming. The improved motor offer more torque and can handle slight load imbalances with ease. It's lightweight materials and compact design make this telescope with the portability and functionality to satisfy user and novice astrophotographers.
- Optical Design: Refractor
- Aperture (mm): 150 mm (5.91 in)
- Telescope Type: Computerized (GOTO)
- Focal Length: 1200 mm (47 in)
- Focal Ratio: 8
- Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm): 20 mm (0.79 in)
- Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 60 x
- Finderscope: 9x50
- Tripod: Adjustable, Stainless Steel
- Tripod Leg Diameter: 2"
- Highest Useful Magnification: 354 x
- Lowest Useful Magnification 21 x
- Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.x
- Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.93 arc seconds
- Resolution (Dawes): 0.77 arc seconds
- Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 459 x
- Optical Tube Length: 51" in (1295 mm)
- Optical Tube Weight: 19 lbs (8.62 kg)
- Mount Height (Max):64" in (1626 mm)
- Mount Height (Min): 44" in (1118 mm)
- Tripod Weight: 18 lbs (8.16 kg)
- Weight of Counterweights: 2 x 12 lbs
Filed under: High-End Telescope Auctions (USA)