The Celestron Nexstar 90 SLT Computerised Cassegrain Telescope is the ideal beginner telescope for any one looking for a computerised telescope on a budget. If you're a loyal roamer of Astronomy Forums, you will have definitely heard of the Celestron Nexstar 90 SLT Computerised Cassegrain Telescope which regularly tops the list for most affordable beginner telescope in the US and now Australia.
Featuring Celestron's latest SkyAlign alignment technology for fast alignments and hassle-free set up, the Celestron Nexstar 90 SLT Computerised Telescope is an absolute wonder for people who want to spend hours exploring the skies, not the instruction manual. Simple, user-friendly and perfect for kids and beginners - this telescope is a perfect first scope for all!
For easy transportation and stability, the Celestron Nexstar 90 SLT features a single quick-release fork arm mount design to set up your telescope in moments. Comes complete with sturdy stainless steel tripod legs, optical tube, accessory tray and high-powered (9mm) and low-powered eyepieces (25mm). Powered using 8AA batteries ( not included) or add a powertank for an environmentally friendlier option.
Available in 4 sizes: 90mm cassegrain, 102mm cassegrain, 127mm cassegrain and 130mm reflector.
|Optical Design||Maksutov Cassegrain|
|Focal Length (mm)||1250mm|
|Highest Useful Magnification||213x|
|Lowest Useful Magnification||13x|
|Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)||165x|
Celestron was founded by Tom Johnson whose first telescope design was a simple 6-inch reflector, built for his young son. He gradually progressed to making larger scopes in more sophisticated designs. Today, the Celestron company is an industry leader in designing and manufacturing optical equipment including telescopes (computerised and non-computerised), binoculars, spotting scopes and its accompanying accessories. Celestron's legacy spans 50 years, and has grown to enjoy recognition from amateurs to serious astronomers globally. The company seeks to remain innovative by growing its product offerings, while supporting science education around the world.
Product Code: CLS-22087
|Electronic Hand Control||No|
|Mount Type||Alt-azimuth mount|
|Warranty Information||2 Years|
|Additional Specifications of Product||No|