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The NexStar Evolution 8 203mm Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope from Celestron is a powerful, portable, versatile and user-friendly telescope that can be used for observing everything from the Moon and planets to deep sky objects like galaxies and nebulae. Using Celestron's proprietary StarBright XLT multi-coating system, light transmission is increased throughout the entire optical path with anti-reflection multicoated lenses, highly reflective multicoated mirrors, and 4-element rare-earth glass. While the focal ratio is f/10, the scope's precision tracking system allows it to be a competent astrophotography/astroimaging platform for the Moon and planets.

Brief Specifications:
203.2mm (8") aperture
f/10 focal ratio
2032mm focal length
Fastar capability: Secondary mirror can be removed and a DSLR or imaging rig mounted in its place for fast wide-field astrophotography

Wireless:
Connect your smart device to the telescope via direct WiFi connection, no router required
Align and control the telescope from your device
Expanded database to over 120,000 objects

Mount & Tripod:
Motorised single-arm alt-azimuth fork mount
Includes power supply with USA, EU, UK, AU and NZ plugs
to charge it's internal lithium battery.
Adjustable Tripod for all heights.
No tools required to set up mount and tripod

Included:
Celestron NexStar Evolution 8 203mm f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain GoTo Telescope
NexStar+ Hand Control (EQ)
StarPointer Finderscope
13mm Eyepiece (156x magnification)
40mm Eyepiece (51x magnification)
90° Star Diagonal
Tripod with Accessory Tray
AC Adapter with US, EU, UK, AU and NZ Plugs

Starpointer Finder:
Projects a single red dot in line of sight

*2 Year Official NZ Authorised Retailer Warranty

All products are in stock and can be demonstrated/picked up from our shop in Birkenhead, North Shore, Auckland or we can courier.

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  • North Island Rural$16.50
  • South Island$18.00
  • South Island Rural$22.00
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  • Seller location: Auckland City, Auckland, NZ

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