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Jacobs Photo & Digital

Address:
9 Mokoia Road
Birkenhead
Auckland 0626
New Zealand

Phone:
09 480 5903

Celestron CPC Deluxe 800 HD 8" GoTo Telescope

Price: $3,940.00

The CPC Deluxe 800 HD is a top of the line, superb and remarkably portable visual instrument or, with optional wedge and CCD cameras, as a serious deep space astrophotographer's tool (with optional wedge)!

Edge HD telescopes offer the best optics, please download the Edge HD white papers here

Comes with:

  • Celestron 8" f/10 CPC Deluxe Telescope Assembly
  • Heavy Duty Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • NexStar Hand Controller
  • 1.25" 40mm Eyepiece
  • 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • 9x50 Finderscope and Quick Release Bracket
  • NexRemote Telescope Control Software
  • RS-232 Cable
  • 1.25" Visual Back
  • Car Battery Adapter
  • Instruction Manual
  • 2 year warranty. 

General Features

  • 8" EdgeHD Optics
  • Built-In GPS 
  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • Fully computerized dual fork arm Altazimuth mount
  • 50 mm finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Heavy-duty tripod makes attaching the telescope so easy you can do it in the dark; also features sturdy 2" stainless steel legs and accessory tray
  • Ergonomic design allows you to comfortably lift and move the telescope from location to location
  • Star diagonal provides a 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
  • Mirror Support Knobs hold the mirror in place and reduces image shift during imaging

Computerized Mount Features

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, providing a fast and easy alignment process
  • 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 with spring loaded RA worm block with enveloping brass teeth
  • Re-designed electronics deliver constant regulated power to the motors making them capable of driving the telescope even when not perfectly balanced
  • Computer assisted All-Star polar-alignment
  • 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 an Autoguider
  • NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable included for advanced control of your telescope via computer
Optical Design EdgeHD
Aperture (mm) 203.2 mm (8 in)
Focal Length 2032 mm (80 in)
Focal Ratio 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 40 mm (1.57 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 51 x
Finderscope 50 mm Finderscope with quick release bracket
Star Diagonal 1.25
Mount Type Dual Fork Arm
Accessory Tray Die Cast Aluminum Leg Brace / Eyepiece holder
Tripod Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Adjustable
Power Requirements Car battery adapter
Highest Useful Magnification 480 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 29 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 14
Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.69 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.57 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 843 x
Apparent Field of View 0.8 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 42 ft (13 m)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 2.5 in (64 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 9.77%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 31%
Optical Coatings Starbright XLT Coating
Total Telescope Kit Weight 43 lbs (20 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 Flash upgradeable, double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display; 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
GPS Internal 16 channel
Database 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects

Feel free to ask a question about Celestron CPC Deluxe 800 HD 8" GoTo Telescope below or call us on +64 (9) 480-5903

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