Celestron Heavy Duty Wedge for 8" and 11" Telescopes (NexStar GPS and U2000) - 93655
is essential for long exposure astrophotography. Celestron Equatorial Wedge
to tilt your Celestron
so that its polar axis (R.A. axis) is parallel to the earth's axis.
The angle of tilt will depend on your latitude when the Telescope
is level. The angle between the horizon level and the polar axis will equal your latitude when the Telescope
's axis is parallel with that of the Earth's. Once properly mounted and adjusted on Celestron Wedge 93655
is equatorially mounted and it can now track objects as
they move across the sky.
For all Celestron
Nexstar GPS Telescopes
(and Ultima 2000) , Celestron Heavy-Duty Wedge 93655
is available for the more serious observer. It increases the rigidity of your Celestron
while giving a 0° to 90° range of operation. Celestron Wedge Upgrade Kit 93662
with a deluxe latitude adjuster and azimuth controls for easy polar alignment is available.
- Celestron Heavy Duty Wedge for 8" and 11" Telescopes (NexStar GPS and U2000) - 93655