This lets you easily relate the position of a particular photograph its position on the Moon's surface. One of the many benefits to becoming a customer of High Point Scientific is that you receive Unlimited Tech Support on all of the products you purchase from us. The only reason to connect to the hand controller is for alignment routines. Native Telescope Control is the main reason why an amateur astronomer would choose the Serious Edition over the Student Edition. The price is really really good, so if your just starting out and you want to get a decent feel for if you want to keep doing this, or if you have a child that wants to get into astronomy and your also interested get it. It is Simulation Curriculum's SkySafari with Celestron's badging on it. I have actually taken the scope with me on a few trips and the unit is very durable.
Richard To my understanding the Celestron rep was not present due to being sick, however I don't know about the unreturned emails. Hopefully Richard will soon be successful in getting their cooperation on this front. This telescope have a multi-coated 3x Barlow lens that triples the magnification of each eyepiece for detailed viewing. This is a very complex package, be sure to study the web site and ask questions before buying. Bottom line here is that there is a reason, and its not a technical one, that this hasn't been done.
Everyone is acting in good faith here I assure you. It has passed Conformance Checking for the and the and has been run with a number of other Meade telescopes. PowerSeekers are designed and manufactured using all fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity. As you move the mouse, the current equatorial and horizon coordinates and constellation name are shown. In conclusion: Plusses : Potentially sharp optics and large aperture. If you plan on using the telescope in the home e.
I got this as a gift, was a little frustrated at first but once I got used to adjusting the scope for clearer viewing. Collimation is applicable to all scopes that require collimation. Celestron shall use reasonable efforts to repair or replace any telescope covered by this warranty within thirty days of receipt. I did replace the secondary mirror alignment screws with better stainless steel ones that would not strip, they are metric m4. The Celestron 21049 features slow motion controls for smooth tracking and Erect image optics ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use. Note that for the older 2.
Equatorial mounts do not need to be accurately polar-aligned although an accurate polar alignment will likely lead to a more satisfying observing experience. The verdict is: no; there are other more durable telescopes with better features that can be used to take your passion of the hobby to the next level. Please ensure all address details are accurate, we cannot be responsible for failed deliveries or losses arising from incorrect delivery addresses. It features German equatorial mount make setting up the telescope to fine adjustments for precise positioning. A computerized sky map that features a 10,000 object database, 75 color images, horizontal projection, custom sky chart printing, and zoom capability. But the aperture side is not the only improvement between these models. It comes in the form of a disc that you can insert into a computer in order to install and access a database of 10,000 celestial objects which will help you find the most awesome galaxies and nebulae.
This telescope have a multi-coated 3x Barlow lens that triples the magnification of each eyepiece for detailed viewing. So I placed the telescope at one end of a long corridor in my house, and a nice clean printed envelope with some sharp text on it at the other end. This is a very complex product, be sure to read the info at the web site and ask questions before you buy. Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 mm 20 mm 0. Employs a unique proactive guiding methodology.
I simply want to have a seamless, non-clunky interface. NexStar Observer List Cost: Free Web Site: You're on it! I may be reading this wrong, but I feel like you are making me defend Celestron's potential decision to keep control of their products. Description: This is very unique software compared to most everything else listed here. Have there been any efforts to interface to the Celestron SkyQ interface for telescope control? The object's name appear in green letter if it's currently above the horizon, or in black italicized letters when it's below the horizon. In other words, the crosshair in the eyepiece has to overlap perfectly with its reflection through mirrors 1 and 2, and back to the eyepiece. Click the North, South, East, West or Look Up buttons to see what the sky looks like from your location.
First and foremost needed is a seamless wireless interface to the SkyPortal adapter. Pop-Up Info Window close when finished Software and Apps Compatible with Celestron Telescopes Following is a list of programs that claim compatibility with various models of NexStar telescopes. When properly set up, balanced and overall ready to view, it's a great scope and it's a lot of fun. Read more or at the Celestron website. Fully glass coated optics insure great terrestrial as well of start night images.
I should add that the telescope had probably traveled a few miles around the globe when it got to me, but the box and packaging were in pretty good shape when it arrived. Further, product malfunction or deterioration due to normal wear is not covered by this warranty. The default location is an arbitrary point in space. Just the regular 4mm eyepiece that comes with the telescope. Excellent telescope by Tom E.
You agree that proof of delivery supplied by our delivery company is sufficient evidence to establish that goods have been received. The inbuild SkyX software helps you locate and identify up to 10,000 data objects, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images. After having done that, the image quality seems pretty good and r. NexRemote is an ages old program and obsolete. Besides providing all of the amazing planetarium features that are part of the Student Edition of TheSkyX, the Serious Edition includes native telescope control, larger astronomical catalogs, the ability to create custom field of view indicators, observing lists and chart elements, plus much more! NexStar Control Pad Cost: Free Web Site: You're on it! Other useful observing tools as well. Are we not a serious enough customer base to advance your software, for whatever reason, to allow us the seamless wireless interface that another company can provide? I'm sorry, but as a tech company you must evolve with technology. Please contact them for any warranty service.