Product Code: 1543212

Celestron Advanced VX 8 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

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The Celestron Advanced VX 8 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope is ideal for imagers and visual observers looking for a telescope that is much more portable than the reflector or refractor range of telescopes. The 8" f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain includes XLT coatings offers 84% more light gathering than a 6" telescope and ensures little chromatic aberration. The VX mount with improved motor was specifically designed for optimum power and tracking performance. Thanks to the autoguider support and All-Star Polar Alignment you can choose any star listed in the NexStar hand control (included) to assist in accurately aligning your telescope's mount with the North Celestial Pole.

Key Features: Celestron Advanced VX 8 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

Engineered from the ground up with astroimaging in mind, the new Advanced VX series from Celestron sets a new standard in mid-level telescopes. Advanced VX provides you with many of the features found on Celestron's most sophisticated German equatorial mounts, at an extremely affordable price.

  • 8" (203mm) f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain includes StarBright XLT coatings for better light transmission
  • 84% more light gathering than a 6" telescope
  • 6x30 optical finderscope for locating alignment stars
  • Integer gear ratios and permanently programmable Periodic Error Correction eliminates recurring track errors from the worm gear
  • Autoguider port for long exposure imaging
  • New motors offer improved tracking performance & provide more power to overcome load imbalances
  • Updated industrial design offers more rigidity, less flexure and improved aesthetics
  • New design allows viewing or imaging across the meridian without interference from the motors housings
  • Improved latitude range. Can be used between 7 - 77 degrees latitude
  • NexStar+ hand control offers multiple language programming (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish)

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Product Specification

Diagonal 90 degree
Diameter [mm] 203.0
Eyepiece 1 20
Finderscope 6x30
Focal Length [mm] 2032
Focal Ratio [f|] 10.00
Highest Practical Magnification [x] 480
Included Accessories Tripod with Accessory tray, NexStar Hand Controller, Advanced VX Mount, 20mm Eyepiece, 6x30 Finderscope
Magnification With Eyepieces Supplied [x] 102
Mount Type Computerised Go To
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Optical Tube Length [mm] 432
Optical Tube Weight [kg] 5.90
Tripod Stainless steel
Tripod Weight [kg] 8.2
Manufacturers Link Celestron
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  12 Months 24 Months  36 Months 
Cash price  £1,849.00  £1,849.00  £1,849.00
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Loan Amount £1,849.00 £1,849.00 £1,849.00
Monthly Instalment 11 x £175.88 23 x £94.04 35 x £66.93
Final Instalment £175.88 £93.97 £66.96
Total Amount Repayable £2,110.56 £2,256.89 £2,409.51
Representative 14.9% APR 14.9% APR 14.9% APR

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Product Code: 1543212-wex Manufacturers Part Number: 12026