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Celestron C8-A SCT Aluminum Optical Tube with CGE Dovetail - 91024-XLT

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Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube With CGE Dovetail




The Celestron C8-A Optical Tube Assembly is a great multi-use telescope. This Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope can easily be mounted on a multitude of computerized telescope mounts with very little effort. The Celestron C8-A also works great on basic point-and-shoot altazimuth mounts. For this application, observers can use this Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope to view the night sky or as a terrestrial spotting scope.




Customer Note: This is an Optical Tube Assembly only, which does not include the mount.



Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube Features:




  • 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain, 2032 mm focal length (f/10) Aluminum Optical Tube


  • Celestron premium StarBright XLT coatings


  • Included With The Celestron C8-A Optical Tube is a CGE compatiable dovetail bar for easy mounting


  • The Celestron C8-A optical tube comes with a Celestron star diagonal and a 6x30 finder scope


  • Celestron C8-A optical tube comes with a Celestron 2 year warranty


Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube Specifications:




  • 2032 mm focal length (f/10).


  • 25 mm eyepiece included (81x)


  • Aluminum Optical Tube Assembly


  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT multi-coatings


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


  • 1.25" Visual Back allows using various 1.25" accessories


  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects


  • Includes a dovetail rail compatible with CGE Advanced Series mount



Description
Description

Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube With CGE Dovetail

The Celestron C8-A Optical Tube Assembly is a great multi-use telescope. This Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope can easily be mounted on a multitude of computerized telescope mounts with very little effort. The Celestron C8-A also works great on basic point-and-shoot altazimuth mounts. For this application, observers can use this Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope to view the night sky or as a terrestrial spotting scope.

Customer Note: This is an Optical Tube Assembly only, which does not include the mount.

Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube Features:

  • 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain, 2032 mm focal length (f/10) Aluminum Optical Tube

  • Celestron premium StarBright XLT coatings

  • Included With The Celestron C8-A Optical Tube is a CGE compatiable dovetail bar for easy mounting

  • The Celestron C8-A optical tube comes with a Celestron star diagonal and a 6x30 finder scope

  • Celestron C8-A optical tube comes with a Celestron 2 year warranty

Celestron C8-A SCT Optical Tube Specifications:

  • 2032 mm focal length (f/10).

  • 25 mm eyepiece included (81x)

  • Aluminum Optical Tube Assembly

  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT multi-coatings

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

  • 1.25" Visual Back allows using various 1.25" accessories

  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects

  • Includes a dovetail rail compatible with CGE Advanced Series mount

Specifications
Specifications
Model Number 91024-XLT
Telescope Series Celestron OTA
Focal Ratio f/10
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Telescope Aperture 203.2mm (8")
Telescope Mount Type No Mount - OTA Only
Type of Electronics OTA Only - No Electronics
Focal Length (mm) 2032
Optical Coatings StarBright XLT
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 14
Lowest Useful Magnification 29x
Highest Useful Magnification 480x
Light-Gathering Power Compared to Human Eye 843x
Focuser Style Internal Moving Primary
Focuser Size Internal Focuser with 1.25" Rear Cell Adapter
Focuser Speed Single Speed
Telescope OTA Length (in.) 17
Telescope OTA Weight (lb.) 12.5
Warranty Two (2) Years
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Celestron 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope OTA with StarBright XLT Coatings
  • 6x30 Finderscope
  • 25 mm Eyepiece with 81x Magnification
  • 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • 1.25" Visual Back
  • CGE Mount Dovetail Rail
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