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Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Go To Telescope - 12046

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Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Go To Telescope



Free $45.00 Polar Alignment Scope


Get a free Celestron Polar Scope, valued at $45, when you buy this Celestron telescope from High Point Scientific! Incorporating a polar scope into your nightly set-up routine will make the task of polar alignment easier and faster. It is considered an essential accessory for VX-Series and CGEM equatorial mounts.




The Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25 Telescope offers great value for first-time and advanced astronomers alike. The Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" SCT Telescope builds on the classic tradition of the SCT optical tube by adding a newly re-designed Celestron Advanced Series VX Equatorial Mount. This combination packs an amazing punch! With a 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain (SCT) Optical Tube, the Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope is well suited for astrophotography. Check out the great list of new features for this telescope below.




  • The Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope comes equipped with a 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube and a mount optimized for imaging performance


  • The Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount has a 30 lb payload which allows for the stacking of additional astrophotography accessories such as guide scopes and cameras


  • Equipped with Celestron's All Star Polar Alignment & Autoguider support, this telescope is easy to set up


  • The Advanced Series VX Mount has built in Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction (PPEC) which allows you to track through long exposures


  • Enhanced motors and base castings allow the Advanced Series VX to handle greater load imbalances


  • Comes with 2 Year Celestron Factory Warranty



The Celestron Advanced Series VX with 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube is a well built telescope that lends itself to astrophotography. With improved mount functionality designed this telescope will help you achieve your astrophoto goals in no time!



Celestron 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Specifications:




  • Aperture: 9.25"


  • Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope


  • 2350 mm focal length (f/11)


  • 25 mm eyepiece included


  • Aluminum Optical Tube


  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings


  • Visual back allows for use with 1.25" accessories


  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects


  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky


  • Includes dovetail rail compatible with CG-5 Advanced Series VX Mount


  • Included Accessories: 1 Eyepiece, Finder Scope, & Mounting Rings



Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount Specifications:




  • Payload: 30 lb


  • Tracking: Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction


  • Tripod: 2" Stainless Steel w/ Adjustable Legs


  • Dovetail Type: Vixen V-Style


  • Hand Controller: NexStar Plus w/ LCD Display


  • Slew Speeds: Nine slew speeds, 4 deg/sec maximum


  • Tracking Modes: EQ North, EQ South, Off


  • Motor Type: Low-cog DC Servo Motors w/ Encoders on Both Axes


  • Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod): 1118 - 1626 mm (44 - 64")


  • Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar


  • Alignment Procedures: 2-star, 1-star, Solar system, Quick-align, Last-align


  • Software: Starry Night Special Edition


  • Counterweight: Two 12 lb Counterweight is included


  • Tripod Weight: 18 lb


  • Mount Head Weight: 17 lb


  • Total Weight, Including Counterweight: 46 lb


Description
Description

Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Go To Telescope

Free $45.00 Polar Alignment Scope

Get a free Celestron Polar Scope, valued at $45, when you buy this Celestron telescope from High Point Scientific! Incorporating a polar scope into your nightly set-up routine will make the task of polar alignment easier and faster. It is considered an essential accessory for VX-Series and CGEM equatorial mounts.

The Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25 Telescope offers great value for first-time and advanced astronomers alike. The Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" SCT Telescope builds on the classic tradition of the SCT optical tube by adding a newly re-designed Celestron Advanced Series VX Equatorial Mount. This combination packs an amazing punch! With a 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain (SCT) Optical Tube, the Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope is well suited for astrophotography. Check out the great list of new features for this telescope below.

  • The Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope comes equipped with a 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube and a mount optimized for imaging performance

  • The Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount has a 30 lb payload which allows for the stacking of additional astrophotography accessories such as guide scopes and cameras

  • Equipped with Celestron's All Star Polar Alignment & Autoguider support, this telescope is easy to set up

  • The Advanced Series VX Mount has built in Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction (PPEC) which allows you to track through long exposures

  • Enhanced motors and base castings allow the Advanced Series VX to handle greater load imbalances

  • Comes with 2 Year Celestron Factory Warranty

The Celestron Advanced Series VX with 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube is a well built telescope that lends itself to astrophotography. With improved mount functionality designed this telescope will help you achieve your astrophoto goals in no time!

Celestron 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Specifications:

  • Aperture: 9.25"

  • Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

  • 2350 mm focal length (f/11)

  • 25 mm eyepiece included

  • Aluminum Optical Tube

  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings

  • Visual back allows for use with 1.25" accessories

  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects

  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky

  • Includes dovetail rail compatible with CG-5 Advanced Series VX Mount

  • Included Accessories: 1 Eyepiece, Finder Scope, & Mounting Rings

Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount Specifications:

  • Payload: 30 lb

  • Tracking: Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction

  • Tripod: 2" Stainless Steel w/ Adjustable Legs

  • Dovetail Type: Vixen V-Style

  • Hand Controller: NexStar Plus w/ LCD Display

  • Slew Speeds: Nine slew speeds, 4 deg/sec maximum

  • Tracking Modes: EQ North, EQ South, Off

  • Motor Type: Low-cog DC Servo Motors w/ Encoders on Both Axes

  • Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod): 1118 - 1626 mm (44 - 64")

  • Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar

  • Alignment Procedures: 2-star, 1-star, Solar system, Quick-align, Last-align

  • Software: Starry Night Special Edition

  • Counterweight: Two 12 lb Counterweight is included

  • Tripod Weight: 18 lb

  • Mount Head Weight: 17 lb

  • Total Weight, Including Counterweight: 46 lb

Specifications
Specifications
Model Number 12046
Telescope Aperture 235mm (9.25")
Telescope Series Celestron Advanced VX
Telescope Mount Type Equatorial
Type of Electronics Computerized GoTo
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Focal Length (mm) 2350
Focal Ratio f/10
Optical Coatings StarBright XLT Coatings
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 14.4
Lowest Useful Magnification 34x
Highest Useful Magnification 555x
Light-Gathering Power Compared to Human Eye 1127x
Focuser Style Internal Moving Primary
Focuser Size Internal Focuser with 1.25" Rear Cell Adapter
Focuser Speed Single Speed
Telescope Mount Weight Capacity (lb.) 30
Objects in Telescope Database 40,000+
Telescope Latitude Range (Degrees) 7° - 77°
Telescope OTA Length (in.) 22
Telescope OTA Weight (lb.) 20
Telescope Mount Weight - Not Including Tripod (lb.) 17
Telescope Tripod Weight (lb.) 18
Tripod Height Range (in.) 44 - 64
Warranty Two (2) Years
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Celestron 9.25" f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
  • Advanced VX Computerized Equatorial Mount Head
  • 6x30 Finderscope
  • 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • 25 mm Eyepiece
  • Two 12 lb. Counterweights
  • Adjustable 2" Steel Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • NexStar+ Hand Controller with Holster
  • 12V DC Car Battery Power Adapter Cable
  • Starry Night Special Edition Software
Files
Files
  • Celestron 94224 Polar Scope
  • Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Go To Telescope - 12046
  • Celestron Advanced VX Series 9.25" Schmidt-Cassegrain Go To Telescope - 12046
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