Celestron Advanced VX 6'' Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope


On Sale Now! Save 10% on the Celestron Advanced VX 6'' Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope by Celestron at Telescope Simulator. MPN: 12079. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. For the intermediate visual observer and beginner astroimager on a budget, the Celestron Advanced VX 6-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope is an affordable option. Suitable for observing and capturing images of the wonders of the Universe, you will appreciate its user-friendly and compact setup. Designed to grow with you as your interests and abilities evolve, this entry level optical instrument meets the functionality and affordability demands of budding stargazers on a budget.Celestron 6-inch Sc


Celestron Advanced VX 6'' Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope by Celestron
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For the intermediate visual observer and beginner astroimager on a budget, the Celestron Advanced VX 6-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope is an affordable option. Suitable for observing and capturing images of the wonders of the Universe, you will appreciate its user-friendly and compact setup. Designed to grow with you as your interests and abilities evolve, this entry level optical instrument meets the functionality and affordability demands of budding stargazers on a budget.Celestron 6-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube AssemblyWith an optical tube that measures a mere 16-inches in length and weighs just 10 pounds, this mid level optical instrument meets the demands of observers and astrogimagers who want a telescope that's more portable than a reflector or refractor.The scope offers a large 6-inch aperture and a long focal length of 1500 mm. Celestron's unique StarBright XLT optical coatings dramatically increase light transmission by up to 97 percent on its Schmidt corrector lenses. Vew pinpoint stars across the largest imaging sensors in bright, crisp detail and capture breathtaking, sharp, flawless astroimages.Celestron Computerized German Equatorial MountThe Advanced VX is the smallest of Celestron's German equatorial mounts. The computerized GoTo capability automatically tracks objects as they move across the night sky. The NexStar+ hand control gives you instant access to all the functions your mount has to offer.Payload CapacityThe payload capacity for the Advanced VX is 30 lb. It offers a sturdy platform for any of the Advanced VX optical tubes.Dual Saddle PlateAdvanced VX mounts includes a new dual saddle plate that accommodates both CG-5 and CGE-style dovetail. Switching between the two saddle plates is as simple as moving the hand knobs into a separate set of holes.

Features & Highlights

  • USER-FRIENDLY: Bright, crisp detail and capture breathtaking, sharp, flawless astroimages
  • UNIQUE COATING: Celestron's unique StarBright XLT optical coatings dramatically increase light transmission by up to 97 percent
  • PAYLOAD CAPACITY: The payload capacity for the Advanced VX is 30 lb. It offers a sturdy platform for any of the Advanced VX optical tubes
  • DUAL SADDLE PLATE: Celestron Advanced VX mounts includes a new dual saddle plate that accommodates both CG-5 and CGE-style dovetail
  • CELESTRON AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Guarantee

Additional Information

Brand:
Celestron
Manufacturer:
Celestron
Category:
Catadioptric
Model:
12079
MPN:
12079
UPC:
050234207911
Part Number:
12079
Size:
6"
Publisher:
Celestron
Binding:
Camera
Item Weight:
134.95 pounds
Item Size:
26.2 x 20.5 x 37.5 inches
Package Weight:
57 pounds
Package Size:
26.2 x 20.5 x 37.5 inches

 


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