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Celestron CPC 1100 XLT Computerized 11in Telescope 11075
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Model: Celestron CPC 1100 XLT Computerized 11in Telescope 11075
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Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11" Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope Product Info

2014 Brilliance Awards Winner

The Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11" Telescope with revolutionary SkyAlign Alignment Technology re-defines everything that amateur astronomers are looking for - quick and simple alignment, GPS, unsurpassed optical quality, ease of set-up and use, ergonomics, enhanced computerization, and most important, affordability. This telescope by Celestron is an at home superb visual instrument, or with the optional wedge and CCD cameras, as a serious astrophotographer's tool. The Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11in Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope is the most portable of the top-of-the-line fork-mounted astronomical Celestron telescope. Although large in aperture, with its conveniently located carrying handles and an instrument weight of 65 lbs, this Celestron Professional 11in Computerized Telescope is portable enough to setup in your backyard or take with you to your favorite dark sky location. Turn the scope of the Celestron Professional 11" Computerized Telescope w/ SkyAlign Alignment Technology to the planets and see amazing detail on the surface of Jupiter; see Cassini's Division in the rings of Saturn, and resolve details on the surface of Mars. Even the distant Uranus, Neptune and Pluto are within your reach.

11-11075-XLT-EE: Celestron CPC 11075-XLT Telescope Kit - Computerized 11in Telescope

Celestron CPC 11075-XLT Advanced Kit:

Specifications for Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11" Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope:

Technical Specs:
Optical Design: 11" Schmidt-Cassegrain
Focal Length: 2800mm F/10
Finderscope: 50mm Finderscope w/ quick release bracket
Mount Dual: Fork Arm
Optical Tube: Aluminum
Eyepiece: 40mm Plossl (70x)
Star Diagonal: 1.25"
Accessory tray: Leg Brace / Eyepiece holder
Tripod: Heavy Duty Steel Adjustable
Power Supply: Car battery adapter
Telescope Control System: NexStar Computer Control System
Hand Control Ports: RS-232 communication port on hand control
Motor Ports: Aux Port, Autoguide Ports
Database: 40,000 Object Database
GPS: Internal 16 channel
Hardware Specs:
Motor Type: DC Servo motors with encoders, both axes
Resolution: .1406 arcsecond
Slew Speeds: Nine slew speeds
Software Precision: 24bit, 0.08 arcsec calculations
Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking Modes: Altazimuth, EQ North & EQ South
Alignment Procedures: SkyAlign, Auto Two Star Align, One-Star Align, EQ Align, Solar System Align
Periodic Error Correction: Permanently Programmable
Fork Arm: Dual fork arm, cast aluminum w/ detachable HC cradle
Gear: 5.625" hard anodized gear in both axes, 180 tooth, brass worm
Bearings: 9.8" azimuth bearing
Optical Specifications:
Highest Useful Magnification: 660x
Lowest Useful Magnification: 40x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 14.7
Resolution:
Rayleigh: .50 arc seconds
Dawes Limit: .42 arc seconds
Photographic Resolution: 200 line/mm
Light Gathering Power: 1593x unaided eye
Field of View: standard eyepiece
Linear FOV (@1000 yds): 32 ft.
Optical Coatings:
Standard: Starbright Coatings Optional
Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 3.75" by Area
Optical tube length: 23 inches
Telescope Weight: 65 lbs
Tripod/Mount Weight: 19 lbs
Electronic Specifications:
Power Requirements: 12VDC 1.5A
Cord Management: Software

Features of Celestron Professional 11" Computerized Telescope w/ SkyAlign Alignment Technology:

  • SkyAlign Alignment Technology - Fast, easy alignment. Simply choose three bright celestial objects. The telescope does the rest.
  • Internal GPS Receiver - automatically downloads the date and time from orbiting satellites and pinpoints telescope's exact location on Earth.
  • Available with optional Starbright XLT High Performance Optical System - Celestron's finest optical coatings provide sharp, bright clear views.
  • Flash upgradeable Hand Control Software and Motor Control units
  • NexStar Computer Control System
  • Permanent Periodic Error (PEC)
  • NexRemote Telescope Control Software included
  • Convenient remote hand control holder - Allows you to view information hands-free while using the scope.
  • Re-designed Drive Base and Drive Mechanics - Quiet operation; large drive gears, quick release clutch; Auxiliary ports for AutoGuider, PC; easily mounts to tripod. NexRemote - compatible.
  • Newly - Designed Tripod: heavy-duty steel leg tripod w/ accessory tray/center leg support bracket for rock solid stability; spring-loaded mounting screws and recessed mounting platform for quick setup.
  • Ergonomic Design - Comfortably lift and move the telescope from location to location.

Package Contents:

  • Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11" Telescope
  • 40mm 1.25" Plossl Eyepiece (70x)
  • 9x50mm Finderscope
  • DC Adapter
  • NexStar Hand Controller
  • NexRemote Telescope Control Software
  • RS-232 Computer Interface Cable
  • 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • Adjustable Height Tripod

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Celestron CPC 1100 GPS XLT Computerized 11" Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review A great telescope by Legacy Reviewer, February 28, 2008
I looked at several dealers before deciding on Optics Planet, their customer support was outstanding, they handled all my questions. They also fixed a small shipping problem with a telescope accessory. The focus motor was not shipped with the order; ...
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Most Recent Review Scope is great; tech support is awesome by Tom--K4TTA, September 6, 2014
There a lot of reviews touting how good this scope is. I have one and would fully endorse the numerous "kudo's." What is really amazing, however, is how good Celestron's technical support is - the best after-purchase support I've ever found - anywh...
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Most Recent Review Great Observatory Telescope by Legacy Reviewer, January 9, 2014
With 11'' mirror, you will see higher contrast deep space object. On planet otherwise, excellent but not so much different from an 8'' model (I had a nexstar 8SE with same optics for comparision). The reason would be because of severe atmospheric tur...
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5/5 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Celestron CPC 1100 Computerized Telescope by Legacy Reviewer, May 29, 2012
Fantastic views of planets and DSOs. Very pleased with this scope. Pros: Easy to use, accurate tracking, outstanding optics Cons: None
7/10 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Excellent Big Telescope For Price by Legacy Reviewer, January 22, 2012
This is an excellent scope. With 11'' mirror, you will see more deep space object with high contrast. On planet otherwise, excellent but not so much different from an 8'' model (I had a nexstar 8SE with same optics for comparision). The weight is an ...
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