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Celestron CPC 1100 GPS (XLT) Computerized Telescope

Celestron CPC 1100 GPS (XLT) Computerized Telescope

Regular Price: AUD $6,295.00

Special Price AUD $5,999.00

Availability: In Stock

11" diffraction limited Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope

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GENERAL FEATURES

  • 11" diffraction limited Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • Fully computerized dual fork arm Altazimuth mount
  • 8x50 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Newly designed heavy-duty tripod makes attaching the telescope so easy you can do it in the dark; also features sturdy 2" steel legs and accessory tray
  • Ergonomic design - Comfortably lift and move the telescope from location to location
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • Convenient remote hand control holder - Allows you to view information hands-free while using the scope

COMPUTERIZED MOUNT FEATURES

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • 40,000 object database with over 100 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
  • Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number; the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable stars; solar system objects and asterisms
  • Re-designed drive base and drive mechanics - Quiet operation; large drive gears, quick release clutch
  • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Permanent PEC
  • Auxiliary port for additional accessories such as Autoguider, GPS accessory
  • NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable included for advanced control of your telescope via computer

Additional Information

Specifications
Optical Tube Info:  
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture (mm) 280 mm (11 in)
Focal Length 2800 mm (110 in)
Focal Ratio 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 40 mm (1.57 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 70 x
Finderscope 8x50 Finderscope with quick release bracket
Star Diagonal 1.25
Mount Info:  
Mount Type Dual Fork Arm
Accessory Tray Leg Brace / Eyepiece holder
Tripod Heavy Duty Steel Adjustable
Power Requirements Car battery adapter
Highest Useful Magnification 661 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 40 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 14.7
Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.5 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.41 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 1600 x
Apparent Field of View 0.6 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 32 ft (9.75 m)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 3.75 in (95 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 34%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 12%
Optical Coatings Starbright XLT Coating
Total Telescope Kit Weight 93 lbs (42 kg)
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking Modes Altazimuth, EQ North and EQ South
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, Auto Two-Star Alignment, Two-star Align, SolarSystem Align, EQ North Align, EQ South Align, One-Star Align
Periodic Error Correction Permanently Programmable
Communication Ports RS-232 communication port on hand control
Computer Hand Control Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display; 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
Database 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
GPS Internal 16 channel
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty

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