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Celestron Advanced VX 6" Newtonian Telescope

Retail Price: $1,437.00
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Our Price: $899.00



•6” (150mm) f/5 optical design gives excellent wide field views •Parabolic primary mirror minimizes spherical aberration to produce a better image •Integer gear ratios and permanently programmable Periodic Error Correction eliminates recurring track errors from the worm gear •New motors offer improved tracking performance & provide more power to overcome load imbalances •Updated industrial design offers more rigidity, less flexure and improved aesthetics •New design allows viewing or imaging across the meridian without interference from the motors housings •Improved latitude range, can be used between 7 – 77 degrees latitude •Improved electronics contain increased memory for future expansion •NexStar+ hand control offers multiple language programming (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish)

SPECIFICATIONS

Optical Design Newtonian Reflector Aperture (mm) 150 mm (5.91 in) Focal Length 750 mm (30 in) Focal Ratio 5 Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 20 mm (0.79 in) Magnification of Eyepiece 1 38 x Finderscope 6x30 Tripod Adjustable, Stainless Steel Tripod Leg Diameter 2" Highest Useful Magnification 354 x Lowest Useful Magnification 21 x Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.4 Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.93 arc seconds Resolution (Dawes) 0.77 arc seconds Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 459 x Secondary Mirror Obstruction 1.75" in (44 mm) Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 8.78 % Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 30 % Optical Tube Length 27" in (686 mm) Optical Tube Weight 10 lbs (4.54 kg) Tripod Weight 18 lbs (8.16 kg) Weight of Counterweights 1 x 11 lbs Mount Height (Max) 64" in (1626 mm) Mount Height (Min) 44" in (1118 mm)


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  • Model: 32054
  • Shipping Weight: 45lbs
  • Manufactured by: Celestron

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 12 December, 2013.