Celestron - NexStar 8 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Computerized Telescope - Orange

This telescope features NexStar computer control technology for simple operation and a StarPointer finderscope for accurate alignment and location of objects. The steel tripod provides durability.
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    What's Included

    • Celestron NexStar 8 SE Computerized Telescope
    • Owner's manual
    • The Sky Level 1 planetarium software

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    Product Features

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    Up to 480 magnification

    To bring the stars within view.

    NexStar computer control technology

    Provides high-quality performance.

    2032mm focal length; f/10 focal ratio

    For clarity and precision.

    StarPointer finderscope

    Allows accurate alignment and location of objects.

    Quick-release fork arm mount

    With integrated hand control cradle provides rigid and smooth operation.

    StarBright XLT high-transmission coatings

    Offer an enhanced view.

    Star diagonal alignment

    For comfortable viewing position.

    Steel tripod

    For durability.


    Lets you align on any 3 bright celestial objects for quick and easy alignment.

    Object database

    Helps you locate and identify up to 40,000 celestial objects; 200 user-definable objects provide expanded information.

    Autoguider port

    For long exposure photography.

    LCD hand control with backlit LED buttons

    For easy navigation of features.

    NexRemote telescope control software and cable (RS-232)

    Allow simple control via your computer.

    GPS compatible

    With optional SkySync GPS accessory 93969 (not included).

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