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Celestron NexStar 5SE Computerized Telescope Bundle

Includes Huge Eyepiece & Filter Kit, AC Adapter & DC Power Supply!

  • This Celestron NexStar 5SE bundle includes several highly sought after telescope accessories that will increase the enjoyment and usability of your new telescope. Everybody needs extra eyepieces, a Barlow, and alternative ways to power their telescope, so by purchasing this Celestron NexStar 5SE bundle you will also save money in the long run!

  • The NexStar 5SE computerized telescope has just about everything you would want in a portable telescope! You can take it just about anywhere, the 5" Schmidt-Cassegrain optics will show you the wonders of our solar system as well as hundreds of deep-sky objects, and the GoTo electronics will take you to those objects at the touch of a button!

About the Celestron NexStar 5SE Computerized Telescope

The Celestron NexStar 5SE computerized telescope is an amazingly portable go-to telescope! It weighs under 20 pounds but has several state-of-the-art features including a fully computerized operating system, flash upgradeable hand control, superior coatings, SkyAlign telescope alignment software and much more! Let the NexStar 5SE help you find thousands of stars, planets, galaxies and more at the touch of a button!

The Celestron NexStar 5SE is a rock solid telescope. With the Celestron NexStar 5SE, Celestron has built a Computerized Telescope that is a snap to align with Celestron's SkyAlign Go-To Alignment system. On average it takes a new telescope user approximately 5 minutes to do a full sky alignment with this telescope. Once aligned the Celestron NexStar 5SE is incredibly easy to operate. This Celestron telescope yields super crisp images of the night sky and once aligned finds objects with dead-on accuracy.

The NexStar 5SE by Celestron sits on a sturdy tripod which offers maximum stability when looking at distant objects.The hand controller on the telescope allows you to move the scope at your discretion. The NexStar 5SE hand controller offers a tour of the night sky and easily allows you to locate planets, galaxies or any of the 40,000 celestial objects in its database.

NexStar 5 SE Key Features:

  • Computerized hand control with a nearly 40,000 object database and motorized altazimuth mount

  • Quick release optical tube for easy no-tool setup

  • StarBright XLT enhanced coatings for maximum light transmission and clarity

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

  • StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects

  • Flash upgradeable hand control; update your telescope's operating software via the internet

  • All NexStar SE models are GPS compatible and come standard with an auxiliary port for use with additional accessories

  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use

  • Includes NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer

  • "THE SKY" Planetarium software - with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and enhanced images

  • Rigid, adjustable tripod for portability and convenience

NexStar 5SE Specifications:

  • Optical Design: 5" (125 mm) Schmidt-Cassegrain

  • Focal Length: 1250 mm (f/10)

  • Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT

  • Optical Tube: Aluminum, metallic orange

  • Mount: Single fork arm, alt-azimuth

  • Dovetail: Quick release tube clamp

  • Hand Controller: Computerized Go To

  • Eyepiece: 25 mm E-Lux (50x)

  • Finderscope: Starpointer (Includes 3V CR2032 lithium button battery)

  • Diagonal: 1.25" prism star diagonal for 90° viewing

  • Tripod: Pre-assembled steel with built in wedge

  • Tripod Dimensions (Collapsed): 28" tall, 9" x 9"
  • Included Software: NexRemote and The Sky-Level 1

  • Software Features: Camera control

  • Camera Shutter Cable: Yes

  • Power Supply: 8-AA batteries (not included)

  • Highest Useful Magnification: 300x

  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13

  • Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.1 arc sec

  • Dawes Limit: 0.91 arc sec

  • Light Gathering Power: 329x unaided eye

  • Field of View: 1°

  • Linear Field of View (at 1000 yards): 52.5 ft

  • Optical Tube Length: 11"

  • Telescope Weight: 17.6 lb

  • Tripod Weight: 10 lb

Computer Control Specifications

  • The NexStar 5SE computerized hand controller has a double line, liquid crystal display with 19 LED backlit buttons

  • Database includes 40,000 objects with enhanced information on over 200 objects

  • Ability to add up to 400 user defined objects

  • 9 slew speeds

  • RS-232, auxiliary, and camera control ports

  • Sidereal, solar, and lunar tracking rates

  • Alt-Azimuth, equatorial north, and equatorial south tracking modes

  • GPS upgradable with Celestron's CN-16 GPS accessory

  • Includes several alignment options including SkyAlign, auto 2-star align, 1-star align, 2-star align, and solar system align.

About the Celestron 12V 7A Portable Power Tank

Now you can take your NexStar 5SE telescope anywhere with the portable, rechargeable Celestron Power Tank power supply. This multi-function DC power supply is packed with useful features. Besides running your telescope at locations where there is no power available, the Power Tank can also be used as an emergency roadside accessory as it includes an emergency light, and booster terminals in place to start weak car batteries.

The Celestron Power Tank Includes:

  • 7-amp hour 
  • Two 12V output cigarette lighter ports 
  • Two built-in USB ports for charing portable devices
  • A built-in flashlight with red filter cap 
  • An energy efficient LED spotlight 
  • Booster terminal on rear side 
  • A built-in Circuit Breaker for safety 
  • Cigarette lighter adapter included 
  • 110 V/220 V universal AC adapter included

About the Celestron 1.25" Filter and Eyepiece Kit

The 1.25" Celestron Eyepiece and Filter Kit with Aluminum Case is a 13 Piece 1.25" telescope eyepiece kit that contains:

Celestron Plossl Eyepieces (Five superior grade Plossl eyepieces) - 1.25": The Celestron Plossl Eyepieces come with a 4 element design and have a 52 degree AFOV (32 mm has 44 degrees). The Celestron Plossl Eyepieces have superb color resolution, edge sharpness and clarity. All Celestron eyepieces in the Celestron Eyepiece and Filter Kit are fully-multicoated for maximum contrast and resolution. Supplied eyepieces are the 6 mm, 8 mm, 13 mm, 17 mm, and 32 mm focal length Plossl type.

Celestron Barlow Lens - 2x 1.25": The 2x Barlow lens in the Celestron Eyepiece and Filter Kit compliments the Plossl eyepieces and gives you a total of ten power combinations. High grade glass optics with fully-multicoated lenses are used so there is no degradation of image.

Celestron colored eyepiece (Lunar and planetary) Filters - 1.25": Included in this Celestron accessory kit are Kodak Wratten #12, #21, #25, #56, #58, and #80A filters. Since you have all the eyepieces necessary to study the planets and moon in detail, these filters will greatly enhance your enjoyment of our solar system.

Celestron Moon Filter - 1.25": A neutral-density (ND) filter which allows you maximum enjoyment of the Moon, especially during its brighter phases.

Celestron Aluminum Carrying Case: This sturdy and well-built case fits all of the above items in the die-cut foam interior and has room for additional accessories.

About the AC Adapter

Enjoy your NexStar 5SE telescope without batteries with this AC adapter! When using your telescope at home or near any indoor or outdoor wall outlet, you can enjoy hours of uninterrupted observing.