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

B&H # CEN6SE Mfr # 11068
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You Pay: $799.00
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: Unit powered by 8 AA batteries - not included with product.

    General Brand -  AA 1.5V Alkaline Battery (2 Pack)
    • You Pay: $0.59
    Pearstone -  AA Rechargeable Batteries with 4-Hour Rapid Charger (2300mAh, 4 Pack)
    • You Pay: $26.50

    Eyepieces, Lenses & Diagonals

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    Eyepieces widely enhance your stargazing experience.

    Tele Vue -  Nagler Type 4 17mm Wide Angle Eyepiece (2")
    • You Pay: $369.95
    Celestron -  X-Cel LX 18mm Eyepiece (1.25")
    • You Pay: $59.95


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    Celestron -  f/6.3 Reducer/Corrector
    • You Pay: $102.30
    Celestron -  HD Pro Wedge
    • You Pay: $399.95

    Cases, Transport & Storage

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    JMI Telescopes -  CASENEX6 Telescope Carrying Case
    • You Pay: $234.95
    Scope Armor -  SA125 Protector Cover
    • You Pay: $49.95

    General Accessories

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    Celestron -  45-Degree Erect Diagonal (1.25")
    • You Pay: $26.89
    Celestron -  Night Vision Red LED Flashlight
    • You Pay: $10.95

    Power Supplies

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    Power accessories - save batteries.

    Celestron -  AC to DC Power Adapter
    • You Pay: $18.95
    Celestron -  Car Battery Adapter (25'/7.7 m)
    • You Pay: $15.01

    Books & Tutorials

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    Amherst Media -  Book: Nightwatch, Fourth Edition
    • You Pay: $21.00
    Celestron -  Sky Map - Planisphere
    • You Pay: $19.95
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