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Advanced VX Mount and Tripod

The Advanced VX (AVX) sets a standard in mid-level telescopes, providing many of the features found on Celestron’s most sophisticated German equatorial mounts at an extremely affordable price. The Advanced VX mount is designed to provide superior performance for smaller telescopes while taking advantage of Celestron’s most advanced technologies: All-Star Polar Alignment, Celestron PWI telescope control software, SkyAlign, and permanently programmable periodic error correction (PPEC).
  • Mount Type Computerized Equatorial
  • Instrument load capacity 13.6 kg
  • Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod) 1118mm - 1626mm (44" – 64")
  • Tripod Leg Diameter 50.8mm (2") Stainless Steel
  • Latitude adjustment range 7° - 77°
  • Mount Head Weight 7.71 kg
  • Accessory Tray Yes
  • Tripod Weight 8.16 kg
  • Weight of Counterweights 1 x 5.4Kg
  • Slew Speeds 9 slew speeds - max speed 4°/second
  • Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Tracking Modes EQ North and EQ South
  • GPS N/A
  • Dovetail Compatibility Dual saddle plates (CG-5 and CGE saddle)
  • Number of Auxiliary ports 3 Aux ports (1 hand control and 2 AUX ports for optional accessories)
  • Autoguide port Yes
  • USB Port Yes, input on Hand Control
  • Power Requirements 12V DC 3.5A (tip positive)
  • Motor Drive DC servo motors
  • Alignment Procedures 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, Solar System Align, Last Alignment, Quick Align
  • Periodic Error Correction Yes
  • Computerized Hand Control NexStar+ hand control with LCD display, 19 fiber-optic backlit LED buttons
  • NexStar+ Database 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
  • Software Celestron's Starry Night Special Edition Software, SkyPortal App
  • Total Kit Weight 21.31 kg
  • Included Items Advanced VX Equatorial Head| Tripod| Accessory Tray|1 x 5.4Kg counterweight| NexStar+ Hand Control| DC Power Cable (plugs into cigarette lighter socket)
RRP $1999
5 year Manufacturer's warranty

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