Celestron NexStar 6 SE Telescope

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Portability and serious performance come together in the NexStar 6 SE. Celestron's first new Schmidt-Cassegrain optical system in over a decade is now available in a high performance Altazimuth computerized telescope. With a total weight of 30 lbs including the tripod, the ultra portable 6 SE features a precision optical system with 1500mm focal length (f/10) and offers 44% more light gathering than a 5" telescope.

The NexStar 6 SE has all the same features as Celestron's most advanced computerized GoTo telescopes, including our revolutionary SkyAlign� alignment technology, a sky tour feature, a database of over 40,000 celestial objects and easy to use hand control.

General Features
�6" Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
�SE series combines the classic heritage of the original orange tube telescopes with the latest state-of-the-art features
�StarBright XLT high transmission coatings come standard
�Quick release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for no-tool setup
�Celestron's unique patented single fork arm with integral hand control design provides a rigid and smooth operating structure for the optical tube
�StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
�Sturdy computerized Altazimuth mount
�Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use �Ultra sturdy steel tripod with accessory tray
�Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky

NexStar 6 SE - Computerized Mount Features
�Proven NexStar computer control technology
�40,000 object database with 200 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
�SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process
�Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
�Autoguider port for long exposure astrophotography
�DC Servo motors with encoders on both axes
�Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number; the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable star; solar systems; objects and asterisms
�Double line, 16-character Liquid Crystal Display Hand Control with backlit LED buttons for easy operation of goto features
�NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable included for advanced control of your telescope via computer
�GPS-compatible with optional CN16 GPS Accessory (93963)

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  • Model: 11068
  • Shipping Weight: 45lbs
  • Manufactured by: Celestron

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 10 July, 2009.