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    Celestron 6-Inch NexStar Evolution SCT Telescope

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    Manufacturer Code: 12090
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    Brand:  Celestron
    RRP:  £1,550.00
    Sale Price:  £1,286.00
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    Celestron NexStar Evolution 6 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope : The NexStar Evolution 6" is a powerful, versatile and user-friendly Schmidt-Cassegrain style telescope that can be used for observing everything from the Moon and planets to deep sky objects like galaxies and nebulae. Using Celestron's improved proprietary StarBright XLT multi-coating system, light transmission is increased throughout the entire optical path with anti-reflection multicoated lenses, highly reflective multicoated mirrors, and 4-element rare-earth glass. While the focal ratio is a slow f/10, the scope's precision tracking system allows it to be a competent astrophotography/astroimaging platform for the Moon and planets. The Evolution comes with two ways to use and control it. There is the 4-line 18-character NexStar computer controller. This is a wired piece of hardware with a database of over 40,000 celestial objects plus several astronomical catalogs including the Messier and Caldwell. To expand the usability of the scope, download Celestron's free Navigator app for Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The scope's WiFi provides the connection to the app and expands the capabilities and functionality. Whether using the controller or mobile device, the system can assist in properly aligning the scope, provide tours of the objects and events visible whenever and wherever the user if viewing, and allows for manual direction and slew control. Designed for portability, the Evolution features a long life lithium-ion phosphate battery providing up to 10 hours of continual use on a single charge. The scope comes with an AC power supply with plugs for the US, EU, UK, and AU outlets. The battery powers the servo motors, auxiliary accessory ports, a USB charging port, and the built-in Wifi. Manual clutches in both altitude and azimuth enable users to manually move and point the telescope when it's powered off. High grade starpointer finder scope is provided for fast and accurate objects tracking. The telescope is supplied with two kelner eyepieces and star diagonal to high detailed observations. The telescope comes with lightweight pre-assembled adjustable stainless steel tripod with accessory tray.
    Celestron NexStar Evolution 6 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope is available at Microglobe at discounted price. Microglobe is largest online sport optics store of the UK.

    Celestron 6" NexStar Evolution SCT Telescope

    Features: Celestron 6" NexStar Evolution SCT Telescope

    Compact, portable 6-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube telescope.
    Ideal for observing everything from the Moon and planets to deep sky objects like galaxies and nebulae.
    SkyPortal app for iOS and Android.
    Connect your smart device to the telescope via direct WiFi connection.
    Features StarBright XLT optical coatings.
    Computerized GoTo mount with high-performance worm gears and motors for improved tracking accuracy, along with reduced gear backlash.
    Rechargeable lithium-ion battery that offers 10 hours of continuous observing.
    Improved industrial design with manual clutches and integrated carry handles, plus the added convenience of two accessory trays and a USB charge port for your smart device.
    No need to point it North or to perfectly level the scope.
    Point the telescope at three bright objects in the sky, and the telescope does the rest.
    Slew speeds up to 4°/sec.
    variable speed sidereal, lunar, and solar tracking rates.
    Altitude and azimuth clutches to manually point the telescope when it's powered off.
    Stainless steel two-section adjustable-height tripod with accessory tray.
    Red back-lighting protects night-adjusted vision during observation sessions.
    Database of over 40,000 celestial objects.
    Automatically slew to planets, and objects in a variety of catalogs, including the Messier, NGC, Caldwell, and SAO brightest stars.
    Tour Mode shows a selection of the most popular objects for the time and date you are observing.
    Pre-programmed alignment systems including SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star, 1-Star, 2-Star, and Solar System for fast and easy set up.
    Pre-set sidereal, solar, and lunar slew speeds for observing the fast-moving Moon, to
    Manually set slew speed at 1, 2, or 3 degrees per second, or choose speeds as low as 2x or as high as 64x.

    Specifications: Celestron 6" NexStar Evolution SCT Telescope

    Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain
    Aperture: 6"
    Focal Length: 1500 mm
    Focal Ratio: 10
    Focal Length of eyepiece 1: 40 mm
    Focal Length of eyepiece: 13mm
    Magnification of eyepiece 1: 38x
    Magnification of eyepiece 2: 115x
    Finderscope: StarPointer
    Star Diagonal: 1.25"
    Moount Type: Motorized, computer-controlled Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
    Tripod: Stainless steel
    Power Requirements: Internal battery included
    Highest Useful Magnification: 354x
    Lowest Useful Magnification: 21x
    Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.4
    Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.93 arc seconds
    Resolution (Dawes): 0.77 arc seconds
    Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 459x
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 2.2 in
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction By Area: 14%
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction By Diameter: 37%
    Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT
    Optical Tube Length: 16 in
    Total Telescope Kit Weight: 35.4 lbs
    Max Slew Speed: 4 degrees per second
    Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Lunar, Solar
    Alignment Procedures: SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
    Communication Ports: 1 hand control and 3 aux ports for optional accessories
    Evo App Database: Over 120,000 including 220 of the best deep sky and solar system objects
    USB Charge Port: Yes

    Kit Contents
    Celestron 6" NexStar Evolution SCT Telescope
    90° Star Diagonal 1.25 inch
    Single Fork Arm Altazimuth Mount
    Tripod
    Instruction / User Manual

     

     

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