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    Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope

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    Manufacturer Code: 31042
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    Brand:  Celestron
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    Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope
    For those who are looking for large aperture and light gathering capability, the answer may lie with the choice of the Celestron AstroMaster 114 Newtonian reflector telescope. Its 4.4" diameter is considered excellent for light collection. Celestron AstroMaster 114 EQ reflector telescope offers more than three times the light gathering power of 60mm beginner scopes in a system that is compact yet powerful. The package includes a new version of Celestron CG-2 equatorial mount with a rugged steel tripod. Two eyepieces are included, the 20mm eyepiece is an erect-image design with 50x magnification and the 10mm eyepiece produces 100x magnification. The AstroMaster 114 EQ also features a built-in red dot finder, fully illustrated instructions, and easy no-tool setup. The package even provides a student version of “The Sky” astronomy software to help you find stars and planets.

    The AstroMaster 114EQ is a modified Newtonian design. Using a short focal length primary mirror and built in corrector lens, the AstroMaster 114EQ has an effective focal length of 40 inches (1000mm) in a tube only 18 inches long. Both eyepieces provide images that are pleasingly sharp. The 20mm eyepiece (50x magnification) nicely frames the Moon, and daylight images are sharp with plenty of contrast. The 10mm eyepiece (100x magnification) does a nice job zooming in on lunar craters or on the planets. With the 10mm eyepiece or with 6mm eyepiece (166x) one can clearly focus in on Saturn’s rings and pick up details like the shadow cast by the rings on the planet.

    With the help of Celestron’s fully illustrated quick set-up guide it took only a few minutes to assemble the equatorial mount and clamp the optical tube in place. The whole telescope is compact enough to carry outside in one trip. Aligning the telescope is a simple matter of pointing the equatorial axis at Polaris, the North Star. One can easily track the motion of stars and planets by simply turning one slow motion knob. The AstroMaster 114 EQ seems quite stable on its CG-2 mount, a little wobble while focusing damps out quickly.

    Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope

    Features - Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope

    Erect image optics perfect for terrestrial and astronomical use
    Ideal for deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae
    Quick release dovetail attachment no tool setup
    Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
    Aluminum coated optics for low light lost and clear, crisp images
    For more bright, clear and detailed images of the Moon and planets
    Rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25" steel tube legs provides a stable platform
    German equatorial mount with setting circles to accurately locate celestial objects
    The Sky level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images
    Permanently mounted built-on StarPointer finder scope for fast and accurate objects tracking

    Specification - Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope

    Model Astromaster 114EQ
    Optical Design Reflector
    Aperture 114 mm (4.49 in)
    Focal Length 1000 mm (39.37 in)
    Focal Ratio 8.77
    Eyepiece 20 mm (0.79 in)
    Eyepiece 10 mm (0.39 in)
    Magnification 50x with 25mm eyepiece
    Magnification 100x with 10mm eyepiece
    Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
    Mount Type CG-2 Equatorial
    Tripod Type 1.25" steel tube legs
    Tube Attachment Dovetail Bar
    CD ROM The Sky L1
    Highest Useful Magnification 269x
    Limiting Stellar Magnitude 81.4
    Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.22 arcsec
    Resolution (Dawes) 1.02 arcsec
    Light Gathering Power 265x
    Angular Field of View (deg)
    Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 53 ft (16.15 m)
    Optical Coating Aluminum
    Optical Tube Length 20 in (508 mm)
    Weight 17.0 lbs (7.71kg)

    Kit Content
    Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope
    20mm Eyepiece
    StarPointer Finderscope
    Tripod and Accessory Tray
    User Operating Instructions Manual
    Manufacturers Warranty

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    Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Reflector Telescope


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