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Celestron NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount

Celestron NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount

Celestron NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount

B&H # CENXSE68CM MFR # 91203
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Product Highlights

  • For All Celestron NexStar 6/8 Telescopes
  • Use With CG5 / Advanced Series Dovetails
  • Computerized Altazimuth Mount
  • NexStar 6/8 Hand-Controller
  • Aluminum Tripod with Accessory Tray
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The NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount from Celestron, which is supplied with all NexStar 6/8 telescopes, is an altazimuth computerized mount with a pre-assembled adjustable tripod and an accessory tray. The NexStar technology with a database of over 4,000 objects allows for GoTo automatic slewing and tracking. Its hand control with SkyAlign alignment procedure is flash upgradeable via the internet. It is powered by 8 AA batteries, an AC adapter or a 12-volt DC battery. All are user-supplied. The SkyX First Light Edition astronomy software is included.

New observers will make great use of the built-in Sky Tour feature - simply pressing a button on the NexStar 6/8 computerized hand-controller activates the system to locate and slew to the sky's most interesting objects. Experienced observers will appreciate the comprehensive database of 4000+ objects, along with the customized lists of the most intriguing deep-sky objects, planets, and double stars.

  • Fully adjustable sturdy aluminum tripod
  • Lightweight computerized altazimuth mount
  • Flash upgradeable fully computerized hand control
  • Hand control and motors are powered by 8 user-supplied AA batteries or optional 12V AC adapter
  • Quick-release base, OTA, accessory tray with rapid no-tool set up
  • Educational astronomy software CD-ROM "The Sky X First Light Edition" offers sky info and printable sky maps
  • Computerized NexStar 6/8 hand-controller with NexStar computer control offers 4,000 object database and storage for programmable user defined objects
In the Box
Celestron NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount
  • Computerized Altazimuth Mount
  • NexStar 6/8 Hand-Controller
  • Aluminum Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • The Sky X First Light Edition Astronomy Software
  • Celestron Accessories Two Year Limited Warranty
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    Specifications
    Mount Type Motorized Altazimuth
    Motor Yes
    GO-TO Capability Yes
    Includes Tripod/Pier Aluminum
    Power Source 8 AA batteries,
    AC adapter - 12 volt DC output at 2.5 amps,
    or 12-volt DC battery.
    User-supplied
    Weight 20 lb / 9.1 kg
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 32.1 x 24.5 x 12.5"

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