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Celestron NexStar 6 SE 6"/150mm Catadioptric Telescope Kit

B&H # CEN6SE MFR # 11068
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Product Highlights
  • 1500mm f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • Motorized Altazimuth Mount
  • "GO-TO" Capacity

Featuring Schmidt-Cassegrain optics, the Celestron NexStar 6 SE is an ideal telescope for observing and photographing celestial subjects. With a weight of just 30 lb (13.6 kg) including the tripod, the portable 6 SE features a precision optical system with 1500 mm focal length at ƒ10.0, and provides 44% more light gathering than a 5" telescope.

StarBright XLT high transmission coatings for sharp, high contrast views with accurate color
SkyAlign allows alignment on any three bright celestial objects, making for a rapid, efficient alignment process. It then functions as a 'go-to' system accepting commands through the handset and pointing the optical assembly toward any one of nearly 40,000 objects stored in its database. Using the (optional) CN-16 (93963) GPS accessory connection and an external GPS (not included), alignment is entirely automatic.
NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable included for advanced control of the telescope with a PC
StarPointer finderscope helps with alignment and locating objects
Flash-upgradeable handset control software and motor control units by way of downloadable updates
Robust, computerized altazimuth mount
Exceptionally sturdy steel tripod for long service and rapier-sharp astrophotography
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain Reflector
Optical Lens Diameter 5.91" (150 mm)
Focal Length 59.0" (1500 mm)
Focal Ratio ƒ10.0
Maximum Useful Magnification 360x
Resolving Power 0.77
Optical Tube Dimensions 16" (406.4 mm) in Length
Mount Type Computerized Altazimuth
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
Finderscope StarPointer
Tripod Steel with Accessory Tray
Motor Yes
GO-TO Capability Yes
PC Compatible Yes
Power Source 8-AA batteries (not included)
Weight 30 lb (13.6 kg)
Celestron NexStar 6 SE 6"/150mm Catadioptric Telescope Kit
  • Optical Tube Assembly
  • E-Lux 25.0mm 1.25" Eyepiece
  • Star Pointer Finderscope
  • Visual Back (1.25")
  • Star Diagonal - 1.25"
  • Computerized Altazimuth Mount with Handset
  • Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • The Sky CD-ROM Software for Windows
  • NexRemote Control Software CD
  • RS-232 to Serial Port Cable - for GPS 16 Accessory
  • 2-Year Warranty
  • Batteries & Power Supply

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    Required item: Don't get caught in middle of a star party without power. Mount powered by 8 AA batteries.

    Duracell -  AA 1.5v Alkaline Coppertop Battery (4-Pack)
    • You Pay: $2.79
     
    Watson -  8-Bay Rapid Charger Kit with AA NiMH Rechargeable Batteries (2300mAh, 8-Pack)
    • You Pay: $58.50
     

    Eyepieces, Lenses & Diagonals

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    Eyepieces will enhance your stargazing experience.

    Celestron -  X-Cel LX 2.3mm Eyepiece (1.25")
    • Price: $60.15
    • Instant Savings: -$8.00
    • Offer ends JAN 31 '15
    • You Pay: $52.15
     

    Accessory Kits

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    Save by purchasing eyepieces and filters in an accessory kit.

    Celestron -  PowerSeeker Accessory Kit
    • You Pay: $37.39
     

    Filters are a great enhancement for lunar and planet viewing.

    Celestron -  Moon Filter (1.25") - For Viewing the Moon When Bright
    • You Pay: $9.99
     

    Cleaning and Anti Fog

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    Help keep your optics clean & fog free with these tools.

    Pearstone -  Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, 18% Gray (7 x 7.9")
    • You Pay: $4.99
     

    Navigation & Alignment

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    Aim your scope at an object in the sky with a guiding system.

    Celestron -  SkySync GPS Accessory
    • Price: $199.95
    • Instant Savings: -$20.00
    • Offer ends JAN 31 '15
    • You Pay: $179.95
     

    Astrophotography

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    Take stunning portraits of constellations, nebulas, star clusters, and our home galaxy.

    Celestron -  NexImage Solar System Eyepiece CCTV Imager
    • Price: $99.95
    • Instant Savings: -$15.00
    • Offer ends FEB 28 '15
    • You Pay: $84.95
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i Estimated arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days. An authorization for this product will be processed upon placing the order. You will be charged for this item at the time of Shipment.
     

    Cases, Coverings & Storage

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    Cover, carry, store, and protect all your equipment with a bag, cover or case.

    Celestron -  Carrying Case for 4/5/6" NexStar Telescope
    • Price: $199.49
    • Instant Savings: -$20.00
    • Offer ends JAN 31 '15
    • You Pay: $179.49
     

    For 4-6" NexStar style Optical Tube

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