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Celestron CGEM DX Mount/Tripod for Computerized Telescope 91528
Code: CI-TR-91528
MPN: 91528
UPC: 050234915281
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Celestron CGEM DX Mount / Tripod for Computerized Telescopes Product Info

Celestron CGEMDX Telescope Mount Tripod 91528 combines absolute strength with proven flexibility for the most advanced astronomy applications. The Celestron CGEM DX Computerized Telescope Mount has a heavy carrying capacity of 50 pounds, and is a reliable tripod designed to work with CGEM DX line. The CGEM DX Mount and Tripod from Celestron is a computerized telescope mount with advanced capability to guide the user through a database of 40,000 objects of interest for observation. With the Celestron tripod reputation comes an excellent track record of unwavering quality and unmatched user experience for hours of inhibited star gazing.

Specifications for Celestron Computer Telescope Tripod & Mount 91528:

Mount: Computerized Equatorial
Tripod: Adjustable, Stainless Steel
CD ROM: NexRemote control software with RS232 cable
Power Supply: Car battery adapter
Tripod Weight: 45 lbs (20.41 kg)
Mount Weight: 41 lbs (18.6 kg)
Counterweights: 1 x 22 lbs
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
Payload Capacity: 50 lbs (22.68 kg)
Latitude Range: 15° to 70°
Slew Speeds: Nine 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
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

Features of Celestron CGEM DX Telescope Mount & Tripod 91 528:

  • Holds a maximum instrument capacity of 50 lbs
  • 40,000 object database with over 100 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • New
  • Software Features include: Mount Calibration, Database Filter Limits, Hibernate, five Alignment Procedures, and user-defined slew limits
  • 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
  • Steel worm gear and 90 mm pitch diameter brass worm wheel
  • 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 control to control the telescope via a personal computer
  • Includes NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer
  • Precision machined 40 mm diameter steel Polar shafts supported by multiple tapered roller bearings and ball bearings
  • GPS-compatible with optional SkySync GPS Accessory

Package Contents:

  • Celestron Computerized CGEM DX Telescopes Mount and Tripod 91528
  • CGEM DX Computerized Equatorial Mount
  • Ultra sturdy 2.75" steel tripod with Accessory Tray

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