Celestron C6NGT Telescope
The Celestron C6NGT Newtonian scope uses diffraction-limited parabolic primary mirror for razor sharp star images across a wide field of view.
The optics of these heavyduty telescopes are manufactured to Celestron's uncompromising standards with star images that are classic textbook Airy disks.
Mounted on the Advanced GT Series computerized mount, this telescope has some high performance software and hardware features.
Operated by the proven NexStar computer control technology, the telescope has a 40,000+ object database with 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.
Using the RS-232 communication port on the hand control, you can control the telescope via a personal computer, and a new flash upgradeable hand control allow you to update your telescope's operating software via the Internet.
An Autoguider port is also included for astrophotography. No matter at what level you are starting out, this precision instrument will satisfy your needs both visually and photographically.
C6-NGT - General Features
- High quality 6" reflector
- 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects
- Rack and Pinion Focuser - 1-1/4"
- Heavy Duty (CG-5GT) computerized German Equatorial mount
- Ultra sturdy 2" diameter steel tripod with accessory tray
- Includes CD-ROM "The Sky" Astronomy Software which provides education about the sky and printable sky maps
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