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(as of 2013-04-18 02:21:28 PST)

Category: Telescopes

Celestron Advanced VX Series 6″ Schmidt Cassegrain Go To Telescope 12079 by Celestron

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  • With an 6″ SCT Optical Tube The Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope is well suited for astro pho
  • Equipped with Celestron's All Star Polar Alignment & Autoguider support this telescope is easy to s
  • The Advanced Series VX Mount has built in Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction which
  • The Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount has a 30lb payload which allows for the stacking of addition
  • Enhanced motors and base castings allow the Advanced Series VX to handle greater load imbalances.


The Celestron Advanced Series VX Telescope offers great value for for first time and advanced astronomers alike. Check out the great list of new features for this telescope below.

Comes with 2 Year Celestron Factory Warranty.

The Celestron Advanced Series VX with 6″ SCT offers great features that help astro photographers take beautiful pictures of the night sky. The new mount improvements on the new Advanced Series VA are a much desired upgrade and will help produce a new generation of talented astro imagers.

Celestron Advanced Series VX Mount Specifications:

Payload – 30 lbs.
Permanently Programmable Periodic Error Correction.
Tripod – 2″ Stainless Steel w/ Adjustable Legs.
Dovetail Type – Vixen V-Style.
Hand Controller – NexStar Plus w/ LCD Display.
Slew Speeds – Nine slew speeds, 4 deg/sec maximum.
Tracking Modes – EQ North, EQ South, Off.
Motor Type – Low cog DC Servo Motors w/ Encoders on Both Axes.
Counterweight – One 11lb Counterweight is included.
Tripod Weight – 17lbs.
Mount Head Weight – 18lbs.
Total Weight, Including Counterweight – 46lbs.

Celestron C8 Optical Tube Specifications:

6″ Aperture.
1500 mm focal length (f/10).
25 mm eyepiece included (60x).
Aluminum Optical Tube.
Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings.
Visual back allows for use with 1.25″ accessories.
6×30 finderscope to help accurately find objects.
Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky.
Includes dovetail rail compatible with CG-5 Advanced Series VX Mount.


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