32062 Celestron Newtonian Telescope Advanced VX8"

32062 Celestron Newtonian Telescope Advanced VX8"

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Features:

  • 8” (200mm) f/5 optical design provides excellent wide field views
  • Parabolic primary mirror minimizes spherical aberration to produce a better image
  • The most compact and portable of Celestron’s German equatorial mounts offers the same rigidity as our larger mounts with minimal flexure and an improved industrial design
  • Holds a maximum instrument capacity of 30 lb
  • Every feature an astroimager wants: PEC, an autoguider port, the ability to image across the meridian, and more
  • Dual saddle plate is compatible with narrow CG-5 dovetails and wider CGE dovetail. Also compatible with Vixen format dovetails longer than 100mm, but not compatible with Losmandy D format plates.
  • Latitude range allows the mount to perform between 7° and 77° latitude
  • Accessories include a 20mm eyepiece and 9x50 finderscope

Optical Tube Info:

Optical Design

Newtonian Reflector

Aperture

200mm (7.87")

Focal Length

1000mm (39")

Focal Ratio

f/5

Focal Length of Eyepiece 1

20mm (.8")

Magnification of Eyepiece 1

50x

Finderscope

9x50

Star Diagonal

N/A

Optical Tube

Aluminum

Highest Useful Magnification

472x

Lowest Useful Magnification

29x

Limiting Stellar Magnitude

14

Resolution (Rayleigh)

.7 arc seconds

Resolution (Dawes)

.58 arc seconds

Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)

816x

Secondary Mirror Obstruction

56mm (2.2")

Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter

28%

Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area

7.81%

Optical Coatings

Fully Coated

Optical Tube Length

914mm (36")

Optical Tube Weight

14 lbs (6.35 kg)

Optical Tube Diameter

235mm (9.25")

Dovetail

CG-5 Dovetail bar

 

Mount Info:

Mount Type

Computerized Equatorial

Instrument load capacity

30 lbs (13.6 kg)

Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod)

1118mm - 1626mm (44" – 64")

Tripod Leg Diameter

50.8mm (2") Stainless Steel

Latitude adjustment range

7° - 77°

Mount Head Weight

17 lbs (7.71 kg)

Accessory Tray

Yes

Tripod Weight

18 lbs (8.16 kg)

Weight of Counterweights

2 x 12 lbs

Slew Speeds

9 slew speeds - max speed 4°/second

Tracking Rates

Sidereal, Solar and Lunar

Tracking Modes

EQ North & EQ South

GPS

N/A

Dovetail Compatibility

Dual saddle plates (CG-5 and CGE saddle)

Number of Auxiliary ports

3 Aux ports (1 hand control and 2 AUX ports for optional accessories

Autoguide port

Yes

USB Port

Yes, input on Hand Control

Power Requirements

12V DC 3.5A (tip positive)

Motor Drive

DC servo motors

Alignment Procedures

2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, Solar System Align, Last Alignment, Quick Align

Periodic Error Correction

Yes

Computerized Hand Control

2 line x 18 character backlit Liquid Crystal Display, 19 LED backlit buttons, USB 2.0 port for PC connection

NexStar+ Database

40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects

Software

Celestron's Starry Night Special Edition Software, SkyPortal App

Total Kit Weight

73 lbs (33.11 kg)