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Celestron 14 inch Edge HD CGEMDX 1400 HD Computerized Telescope 11004
Code: CI-TS-11004
MPN: 11004
UPC: 050234110044
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Celestron 14 inch Edge HD CGEMDX 1400 HD Computerized Telescope Product Info

Celestron CGEM DX 1400 HD Computerized 14" EdgeHD Telescope 11004 gathers an astronomical amount of light for observing like never before. The CGEMDX 1400 HD Telescope delivers full frame diffraction limitation across the entire field of view of the most popular astrophotography cameras thanks to Celestron 's EdgeHD technology. Most astronomers agree that Celestron telescopes deliver a level of detail that is second to none in the sky observation game. The Celestron CGEM DX 1400 HD will provide endless hours of observation that is not only incredibly precise, but a whole lot of fun too. The CGEMDX series of telescopes includes the fully computerized Equatorial mount with an ergonomic design for ease in adjustments so you get the best viewing experience possible.

Specifications for Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain DXCGEM 14 " Aluminum Computer Telescope 11 004:

Optical Design: EdgeHD Optics
Focal Length: 3910 mm (153.94 in)
Aperture: 356 mm (14.02 in)
Focal Ratio: 10.98
Finderscope: 9x50
Mount: New CGEM DX Computerized Equatorial
Optical Tube: Aluminum
Optical Coatings: Starbright XLT Coatings
Eyepiece 1: 23 mm (0.91 in)
Magnification 1: 170 x
Star Diagonal: 2"
Tripod: Adjustable, Stainless Steel
CD ROM: NexRemote control software with RS232 cable
Power Supply: Car battery adapter
Highest Useful Magnification: 841 x
Lowest Useful Magnification: 51 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 15.3
Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.39 arcsec
Resolution (Dawes): 0.33 arcsec
Light Gathering Power: 2586 x
Eyepiece 1 Field of View: 0.67 °
Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 4.5 in in (114.3 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area: 10.3 %
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter: 32.1 %
Gear: Steel worm gear and 90 mm pitch diameter brass worm wheel
Motor Drive: Low cog DC Servo motors with encoders, both axes
Computer Hand Control: Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display; 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
Slew Speeds: Nine slew speeds
Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking Modes: EQ North and EQ South
Alignment Procedures: 2-Star Align, Quick Align, 1-Star Align, Last Alignment, Solar System Align
Software Precision: 24 bit, 0.08 calculation
Database: 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
Power Requirements: 12 VDC 3.5 Amps
GPS: Optional SkySync GPS Accessory
Counterweights: 2 x 22 lbs
Optical Tube Length: 24 in (609.6 mm)
Telescope Weight: 185 lbs (83.91 kg)

Features of Celestron 14 inch CGEM DX 1400HD Edge Computerized Mount Telescope 11 004:

  • 14" EdgeHD Optics
  • New CGEM DX Computerized Equatorial Mount
  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • 9x50 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Ultra sturdy 2.75" steel tripod with Accessory Tray
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky

HD Features of Celestron CGEM DX 1400 HD SC Telescope 11004:

  • New aplanatic Schmidt telescope design produces aberration-free images across a wide field of view
  • Mirror tension locks hold the primary mirror in place and reduce image shift
  • Cooling vents allow hot air to be released from behind the primary mirror
  • Fastar compatible for fast f/2 imaging

Features of Celestron CGEMDX 1400 EdgeHD Computerized Mount:

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • 40,000 object database with over 100 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
  • New "All-star" Polar alignment uses any bright star for a quick and accurate Polar alignment
  • Software Features include: Mount Calibration, Database Filter Limits, Hibernate, five Alignment Procedures
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number: the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable stars; solar system objects and asterisms
  • Permanent Programmable Periodic Error Correction (PEC) - corrects for periodic tracking errors inherent to all worm drives
  • Drive Motors - Low Cog DC Servo motor with integrated optical encoders offer smooth, quiet operation and long life. The motor armatures are skewed to minimize cogging which is required for low speed tracking.
  • Internal Cable wiring for trouble-free setup and transportation
  • Designated six-pin RJ-12 modular jack, ST-4 compatible guide port
  • Autoguide port and Auxiliary ports located on the electronic plate for long exposure astrophotography
  • Double-line, 16-character Liquid Crystal Display Hand Control with backlit LED buttons for easy operation of goto features
  • RS-232 communication port on hand to control the telescope via a personal computer
  • Includes NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer
  • GPS compatible with optional SkySync GPS Accessory
  • Precision machined 40 mm diameter steel Polar shafts supported by multiple tapered roller bearings and ball bearings.
  • Secure power plug ensures that the mount's power source is not accidentally disconnected

Package Contents:

  • Celestron 14" EdgeHD CGEMDX 1400HD Computer Telescope 11004
  • 9x50 finderscope
  • 23 mm, 82° eyepiece (170x)
  • 2 In. Star diagonal
  • 2 In. CGEM DX Computerized German Equatorial mount
  • Rugged adjustable height 2.75 In. steel leg tripod with center brace/accessory tray
  • Flash upgradeable hand control with 40,000+ object database
  • Two 22 lb counterweights
  • NexRemote Telescope Control Software
  • RS-232 cable
  • Car battery adapter

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