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    Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope

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    Manufacturer Code: 22097
    050234220972 UPC : 050234220972
    Brand:  Celestron
    RRP:  £599.00
    Sale Price:  £505.41
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    Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope
    Designed to be an affordable entry level to mid-level computerized GoTo telescope, the Celestron NexStar Star Locating Telescope (SLT) refractors and reflectors are available in the most popular sizes and are loaded with valuable design features. With pre-assembled, adjustable stainless steel tripods, and quick release fork arms and tubes, NexStar SLT telescopes can be set up in a matter of minutes with no tools required! You can see details of the lunar surface, Venus and its phases, Mars resolved as an orange disc, Jupiter and its four moons, Saturn with its rings plainly visible and much more! Most NexStar 127 SLT's can also be used as a land-based spotting telescope.

    This SLT is a Maksutov Cassegrain reflector with a 127mm aperture and a focal length of 1500mm. The optical system is fully coated for enhanced sharpness and clarity. Two eyepieces are included - one 25mm as well as a 9.0mm. The mounting platform incorporates a sturdy stainless steel tripod with a motorized and computerized altazimuth mount.
    New and experienced observers will appreciate NexStar 127 SLT's comprehensive database of 4000+ objects, along with the customized lists of the most intriguing deep-sky objects, planets, and double stars.

    Powered by 8 AA user supplied batteries or an optional AC adapter (#18778) these Celestron NexStar GoTo's love to travel. The internal battery compartment provides power to the high precision servo motors for rigid low-vibration performance while eliminating cord wrap issues associated with external battery packs. With the NexStar's ergonomically-designed hand control, the user is free to remove the hand control from its holder for remote use or leave it cradled for hands-free operation. With a touch of a button you can select the object catalog, change the slew speed, view fascinating information about an object, or simply know if a desired object is visible in the sky.

    Combining a first-class feature-set with Celestron's legendary optical standards, the 127 SLT provides amateur astronomers with a sophisticated and easy-to-use telescope. The computerized hand-control provides simple on-screen instructions that guide the observer through the alignment procedures. Each step, helpful hints, and valuable reference materials are easily accessible to ensure a simple and pleasurable viewing experience.

    Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope

    Features - Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Computerized Telescope

    Perfect for terrestrial and celestial observing
    Excellent for beginner and expert astronomer
    Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
    Sturdy stainless steel tripod and accessory tray for more comfort
    StarPointer finderscope to align and accurately locates the objects
    Provides an excellent balance of power, performance, and portability
    Fully coated optics for optimal light transmission and detailed images
    Four additional alignments including 1 star align and solar system align
    Fully computerized Altazimuth mount for fast, smooth and accurate movements
    Database Allows Telescope to Automatically Locate Over 4,000 Celestial Objects
    Quick-release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no toolset up
    Simplest, fastest and most beginner friendly alignment method available on any computerised telescope

    Specification - Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Computerized Telescope

    Model NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain
    Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrain
    Aperture 127 mm (5 in)
    Focal Length 1500 mm (59.06 in)
    Focal Ratio 11.81
    Eyepiece 25mm
    Eyepiece 9mm
    Magnification 60x with 25mm eyepiece
    Magnification 167x with 9mm eyepiece
    Star Diagonal 1.25
    Finderscope StarPointer
    Mount Type Motorized Altazimuth
    Tripod Type Steel
    Highest Useful Magnification 300x
    Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13
    Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.1 arcsec
    Resolution (Dawes) 0.91 arcsec
    Light Gathering Power 329x
    Angular Field of View (deg) 0.83°
    Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 44 ft (13.41 m)
    Slew Speeds 4°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .5°/sec, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
    Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
    Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
    Data Base 4,000 Object Database
    Alignment Procedures StarSense Automatic Alignment, Solar System Align, Manual Align
    Computer Hand Control Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
    GPS Optional CN-16 GPS Accessory
    Weight 18 lb (8.16 kg)

    Kit Content
    Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Computerized Telescope
    25mm Eyepiece
    9.0mm Eyepiece
    Hand Controller
    Stainless Steel Tripod
    The Sky Level 1 CD-ROM
    StarPointer Finderscope
    Computerized Altazimuth Mount
    NexStar Observers List CD-ROM
    User Operating Instructions Manual
    Manufacturers Warranty

    For more information about, Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope website.

    Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope


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