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Celestron NexStar 102 SLT Computerized Telescope - 22096

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Celestron NexStar 102SLT Computerized Telescope

The popularity of Celestron's previous short tube refractor models inspired them to go a step further with the introduction of the Celestron NexStar 102SLT. You'll find that astronomical viewing is a delight with this large, powerful 4" telescope. The 102SLT offers a 63% increase in image brightness over 80 mm SLT models making this telescope ideal for observing the planets. This Celestron 102SLT short-tube telescope with a fast f/5 optical system gives images that are bright and crisp. And the Celestron 102SLT, like the other models in the SLT Series, comes with a fully computerized hand control with a database of over 4,000 celestial objects! The Celestron 102 SLT has a pre-assembled, adjustable steel tripod, the NexStar 102 SLT can be up and ready to use in a matter of minutes.

The new SkyAlign alignment technology and the included StarPointer Finderscope with a red LED makes aligning a breeze. Because of its wide 1.7° field of view, the Celestron NexStar 102SLT is optimal for scanning large areas of the sky and for superb terrestrial (land) viewing. A wonderful entry to mid-level astronomical viewing, with the use of an optional erect-image diagonal, the 102SLT can also be used as a land-based spotting telescope.

Celestron 102SLT Standard Features and Accessories Include:

  • Computerized hand control with 4,000+ object database

  • Quick-release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quickno tool set up

  • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process

  • Comes with "The Sky" Level 1 planetarium software and "NSOL" telescope control software for controlling your telescope via computer

  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use

  • Sturdy stainless steel tripod

  • StarPointer finderscope to help finding objects (includes 3V CR2032 lithium button battery)

  • Auxiliary port for additional accessories such as GPS accessory

  • Motorized altazimuth mount and fully computerized hand control

  • U.S. and International city database to easily set your location

  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units

Celestron NexStar 102SLT Specifications:

  • 102 mm (4") diameter Refractor

  • 660 mm Focal Length

  • f/6 Focal Ratio

  • Motorized Altazimuth Mount

  • 4,000+ object database

  • Weight: 14 lb