Celestron Nexstar 6 SE Telescope

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Portability and serious performance come together in the Celestron® NexStar 6 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain, high-performance altazimuth computerized telescope. With a total weight of 30-lbs including the tripod, the portable 6 SE features a precision optical system with 1500mm focal length (f/10) and offers 44% more light gathering than a 5-in telescope.

Key Specs:

  • Model Number: 6 SE
  • Focal Ratio: 10
  • Coated Lens: Yes
  • Tripod: Steel
  • Weight: 21 lbs
 

Features

 

Benefits

  • Telescope Type: Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • Finderscope: Red Dot StarPointer™
  • A mirror lens projects the image of a LED illuminated pinpoint into the line of sight, providing you with a red dot of light to center on the object you want to view.
  • Focal Length: 1500 mm
  • Eyepieces: 25 mm
  • Mount Type: Alt-Azimuth
  • A simple and easy-to-use design that allows for up-down and left-right movements.
  • Controls: Motor Drive

Additional Info

  • Combines the classic heritage of the original orange tube telescopes with the latest state-of-the-art features
  • StarBright XLT high transmission coatings come standard
  • StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
  • Quick-release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for no-tool setup
  • Celestron's unique patented single fork arm with integral hand control design provides a rigid and smooth operating structure for the optical tube
  • Sturdy computerized altazimuth mount
  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
  • Ultra-sturdy steel tripod
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • Nearly 40,000 object database with 200 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 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
  • Autoguider port for long exposure astrophotography
  • DC Servo motors with encoders on both axes
  • Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number; the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable star; solar systems; objects and asterisms
  • Double line, 16-character Liquid Crystal Display
  • Hand Control with backlit LED buttons for easy operation of goto features
  • NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable included for advanced control of your telescope via computer
  • GPS-compatible with optional CN16 GPS Accessory (93963)

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