CELESTRON CGEM COMPUTERIZED MOUNT - USED
- This computerized equatorial mount is used in Excellent condition. It has been fully inspected to comply with native expected performance. Only minor signs of cosmetic wear.
- 90 days warranty
- Item is displayed with manufacturer's original picture
The CGEM™ mount has a fresh, attractive, bold appearance and is capable of carrying Celestron’s higher-end SCT optical tubes (up to 11") securely and vibration free, which is ideal for both imaging and visual observing. Capable of holding over 40 lbs of payload and slewing at 5° per second, you will be able to instantly point to any of the celestial objects in the database.
Ergonomic Design - CGEM was designed to be ergonomically friendly with large Altitude and Azimuth adjustment knobs for quick and easy polar alignment adjustment. The internal RA and DEC motor wiring provides a clean look and an easy and trouble free set up.
Innovation - The CGEM series has a new innovative Polar alignment procedure called All-Star™. All-Star allows users to choose any bright star, while the software calculates and assists with polar alignment. Another great feature of the CGEM sure to please astroimagers, is the Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PEC) which will allow users to train out the worm gears periodic errors, while the mount retains the PEC recordings.
Performance - For objects near the Meridian (imaginary line passing from North to South), the CGEM will track well past the Meridian for uninterrupted imaging through the most ideal part of the sky. The CGEM mount has a robust database with over 40,000 objects, 100 user defined programmable objects and enhanced information on over 200 objects.
Celestron's CGEM mount is the perfect fit between the Advanced Series and CGE Series. Offering the portability of the Advanced Series and the precision of the CGE.
|Mount Type:||Computerized Equatorial|
|Tripod:||Adjustable, Stainless Steel|
|Power Adapter:||Car battery adapter|
|Mount Weight:||41 lbs (19 kg)|
|Tripod Weight:||17 lbs (7.71 kg)|
|Weight of Counterweights:||1 x 17 lbs|
|Weight:||75 lbs (34 kg)|
|Payload Capacity:||40 lbs (18 kg)|
|Latitude Range:||15° - 70°|
|Motor Drive:||Low cog DC Servo motors with encoders, both axes|
|Slew Speeds:||9 slew speeds|
|Tracking Rates:||Sidereal, Solar and Lunar|
|Tracking Modes:||EQ North and EQ South|
|Alignment Procedures:||AutoAlign, 2-Star Align, Quick Align, 1-Star Align, Last Alignment, Solar System Align|
|Software Precision:||24 bit, 0.08 calculation|
|Computer Hand Control:||Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display; 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons|
|NexStar+ Database:||40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects|
|Power Requirements:||12 VDC 3.2 Amps|
|GPS:||Optional SkySync GPS Accessory|
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