Celestron NexStar 4SE Computerized Telescope
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Item Code: 10027
Featuring high-quality Maksutov-Cassegrain optics, the NexStar 4SE is an ideal telescope for observing and photographing the wonders of space. With a total weight of 21 lbs including the tripod, the ultra portable 4 SE features a precision optical system with 1,325 mm focal length (f/13) and is the first Maksutov system to ever feature our premium StarBright XLT coatings.
The 4 SE includes a camera control feature that allows you to remotely take a series of timed exposures using your digital SLR camera. Additional features includes a Flip Mirror Control, Straight Through Photographic Port and Tripod featuring a built-in wedge help make short-exposure astrophotography a heavenly experience.
The NexStar 4 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 nearly 40,000 celestial objects and easy to use hand control.
Plug the optional SkySync GPS Accessory into NexStar’s Auxiliary port and download data from orbiting GPS satellites for truly quick and easy alignments. The universe may be full of mysteries, but using the NexStar 4 SE isn’t one of them.
In the tradition of Celestron's famous orange optical tubes, the new NexStar SE Family combines the classic heritage of the original orange tube telescopes with state-of-the-art features including a fully computerized operating system, flash upgradeable hand control, our superior StarBright XLT coatings, our revolutionary SkyAlign™ telescope alignment software and much more.
Whether you are a seasoned astronomer looking for a portable scope with advanced features, or just starting your astronomy adventure and looking for an easy way to enjoy the night sky, a NexStar SE will help you take a closer look.
Every NexStar SE includes a version of The Sky® software Level 1 Planetarium software for exploring the Universe on your PC and printing out custom star charts of the sky. In addition, you receive our NexRemote software that allows you to operate your telescope via your PC. Software package valued at over $100 included free with your NexStar SE!
● Proven NexStar computer control technology
● Nearly 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
● Includes a camera control feature and shutter release cable that allows you to remotely take a series of exposures using your digital SLR camera
● 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 stars; solar system objects and asterisms
● DC Servo motors with encoders on both axes
● 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 SkySync GPS Accessory (93969)
● Optical Design: Maksutov-Cassegrain
● Aperture: 102 mm (4.02 in)
● Focal Length: 1325 mm (52.17 in)
● Focal Ratio: 12.99
● Finderscope: StarPointer
● Dovetail Compatibility: Quick Release Tube Clamp
● Mount: Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
● Optical Tube: Aluminum
● Eyepiece 1: 25 mm (0.98 in)
● Magnification 1: 53 x
● Star Diagonal: Internal Flip mirror for straight thru or 90 viewing angle
● Other Equipment: Camera Shutter Cable
● CD ROM: NexRemote V1.6.14 & "The Sky®" Level 1
● Tripod: Steel with built-in wedge
● Power Supply: 8-AA batteries (not included)
● Highest Useful Magnification: 241 x
● Lowest Useful Magnification: 15 x
● Limiting Stellar Magnitude:12.5
● Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.37 arcsec
● Resolution (Dawes): 1.14 arcsec
● Light Gathering Power: 212 x
● Angular Field of View: 1 °
● Linear Field of View (@1000 yds): 53 ft (16.15 m)
● Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT
● Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 1.38 in (35.05 mm)
● Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area: 11.8 %
● Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter: 34.4 %
● Optical Tube Length: 13.5 in (342.9 mm)
● Telescope Weight: 11 lbs (4.99 kg)
● Tripod and Mount Weight: 10 lbs (4.54 kg)
● Motor Drive: Integrated D.C. Electronics
● Computer Hand Control: Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
● Slew Speeds: Nine slew speeds: 4°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, 64x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 1x, .5x
● Software Features: Camera Control
● Tracking Modes: Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
● Alignment Procedures: SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, SolarSystem Align
● Database: 38,181 accessible objects
● Software Precision: 24 bit, 0.08 arcsec calculations
● Communication Ports: RS-232 communication port on hand control, Aux port, Camera Control port
● Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
● Payload Capacity: 10 lbs (4.54 kg)
● 1 x Celestron NexStar 4SE Computerised Telescope
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