Celestron C8-A XLT 8" f/10 SCT Optical Tube with CGE Dovetail # 91024-XLT

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Our Product ID: T-CE-91024-XLT
Manufacturer SKU: 91024-XLT
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Celestron C8-A XLT 8" f/10 SCT Optical Tube with CGE Dovetail # 91024-XLT

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Quick Overview

  • 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly
  • Aluminum Optical Tube
  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • 2032 mm focal length (f/10)
  • 25 mm eyepiece included (81x)
  • Visual back allows for use with 1.25" accessories
  • 6x30 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 CGE mount

Product Details

Specifications:

  • Aperture (mm): 203.2 mm (8 in)
  • Dovetail Compatibility: CGE Mount
  • Finderscope: 6x30
  • Focal Length: 2032 mm (80 in)
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 25 mm (0.98 in)
  • Focal Ratio: 10
  • Highest Useful Magnification: 480 x
  • Light Gathering Power: 843 x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 14
  • Lowest Useful Magnification: 29 x
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 81 x
  • Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT
  • Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • Optical Tube: Aluminum
  • Optical Tube Length: 17 in (432 mm)
  • Optical Tube Weight: 12.5 lbs (5.67 kg)
  • Resolution (Dawes): 0.57 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.69 arc seconds
  • Secondary Mirror Obstructio...: 9.77%
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 2.5 in (64 mm)
  • Star Diagonal: 1.25

 

Manufacturer part number: 91024-XLT

Product carries a two-year manufacturer warranty (US/Canada only)

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