Celestron NexStar 102 SLT 22096
Celestron NexStar 102 SLT
Ideal For The Beginner Or First Time Buyer.
High quality 102mm short tube style refractor
Fully computerized altazimuth mount
StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
Quick-release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up
Sturdy stainless steel tripod and accessory tray included
Good for terrestrial and celestial observing
Includes CD-ROM "The Sky" Astronomy Software which provides education about the sky and printable sky maps.
Computerized Proven NexStar computer control technology
Database allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects
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
Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
Auxiliary port for additional accessories such as GPS accessory
Includes NSOL telescope control software for basic control of your telescope via computer
(with optional RS-232 cable)
Compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of
your telescope via compute.
The popularity of our previous short tube refractor models inspired us to go a step further with the introduction of our NexStar 102 SLT. You'll find that astronomical viewing is a delight with this large, powerful 4" telescope. The 102 SLT offers a 63% increase in image brightness over 80mm models. This short-tube telescope with a fast f/5 optical system gives images that are bright and crisp. And the 102 SLT, like the other models in the SLT Series, comes with a fully computerized hand control with a database of over 4,000 celestial objects! With its pre-assembled, adjustable steel tripod, the NexStar 102 SLT can be up and ready to use in a matter of minutes. Our new SkyAlign alignment technology and the included StarPointer Finderscope with a red LED makes aligning a breeze.Because of its wide 1.7 ° field of view, the NexStar 102 SLT is optimal for scanning large areas of the sky and for superb terrestrial (land) viewing. A wonderful entry to mid-level astronomical scope, with the use of an optional erect image diagonal, the 102 SLT can also be used as a land-based spotting telescope.
OPTICAL DESIGN Refractor
APERTURE 102 mm (4.02 in)
FOCAL LENGTH 660 mm (25.98 in)
FOCAL RATIO 6.47
MOUNT Motorized Altazimuth
EYEPIECE 1 25 mm (0.98 in)
MAGNIFICATION 1 26.4 x
EYEPIECE 2 9 mm (0.35 in)
MAGNIFICATION 2 73.33 x
STAR DIAGONAL 1.25
ACCESSORY TRAY No Tool, Quick release
CD ROM The Sky Level 1 & NexStar Observers List (v2.6.4c)
HIGHEST USEFUL MAGNIFICATION 240 x
LIMITING STELLAR MAGNITUDE 12.5
RESOLUTION 1.36 arc seconds
RESOLVING POWER 1.14 arc seconds
PHOTOGRAPHIC RESOLUTION 308 line/mm
LIGHT GATHERING POWER 212 x
ANGULAR FIELD OF VIEW 1.7 °
LINEAR FIELD OF VIEW (@1000 YDS) 91 ft (27.74 m)
OPTICAL COATINGS Multi-Coated
COMPUTER HAND CONTROL Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
SLEW SPEEDS Nine slew speeds: 4°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .5°/sec, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
TRACKING RATES Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
TRACKING MODES Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
ALIGNMENT PROCEDURES SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align,
DATABASE 4,000 Object Database
GPS Optional CN-16 GPS Accessory
Celestron offer a TWO YEAR WARRANTY on all imported and self-manufactured
telescopes. See the Celestron Accessory Offer for purchasers of ANY Celestron Telescope from SCS Astro Ltd.
Orion 15163 Fully Padded Carrying Case also available.
You are buying from an authorized Celestron UK dealer.
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