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Celestron Advanced VX 11" Schmidt-Cassegrain GoTo Telescope with Free Polar Scope - 12067
Celestron Advanced VX Series 11" 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 largest telescope of the Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain Advanced Series VX group the 11" Advanced Series VX Telescope offers a ton of aperture and therefore magnificent views of the night sky. The Celestron Advanced Series VX 11 inch Telescope offers big aperture for deep space observation. Equipped with Celestron's All Star Polar Alignment & Autoguider support this telescope is easy to set up.Check out some of the features listed below.
- The Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope comes equipped with a 11" 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
- Now comes with a dual saddle plate, which accepts either CG-5 or CGE dovetails
- Comes with 2 Year Celestron Factory Warranty
The Celestron Advanced Series VX with 11" 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 11" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Specifications:
- Aperture: 11"
- Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
- 2800 mm focal length (f/10)
- 40 mm eyepiece included
- Aluminum Optical Tube
- Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
- Visual back allows for use with 1.25" accessories
- 9x50 finderscope to help find objects
- Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
- Includes dovetail rail compatible with Advanced Series VX Mount
Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount Specifications:
- Payload: 30 lb
- Tracking: Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction
- Tripod: 2" Stainless Steel w/ Adjustable Legs
- Saddle: Dual - Accepts CG-5 or CGE Dovetails
- 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: One 11 lb Counterweight is included
- Tripod Weight: 18 lb
- Mount Head Weight: 17 lb
- Total Weight, Including Counterweight: 46 lb
Please Note: The AVX dual saddle is compatible with Celestron’s narrow (CG-5) dovetails, third party Vixen (V-Style) dovetails, and Celestron's larger CGE style dovetails. It is not compatible with Losmandy (D-Style) dovetails.
About the Free Celestron Polar Scope
This useful accessory speeds accurate polar alignment by providing a means of visually aligning your German equatorial mount with Polaris and the Celestial North Pole. As a result, you can spend more time observing and less time setting up. The finderscope has an easy to use cross hair reticle.