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Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Telescope Newtonian Reflector 31057
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Code: CI-TS-31057
MPN: 31057
UPC: 050234310574
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Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Telescope Newtonian Reflector 31057 Product Info

Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Newtonian Reflector Telescope 31057 is a versatile telescope with high quality optics and components, perfect for serious beginners and up. The Celestron Omni XLT150 Telescope by Celestron has a 150mm Mirror, enabling this Reflector Telescope to have the largest aperture in the Omni XLT Series. The 150 mm Mirror collects large amounts of light, giving clear views of the Moon, Saturn and its rings, Jupiter and its moons, nebulae and star clusters. Celestron Omni XLT Series Telescopes have StarBright XLT Optical Coatings that enhances light transmission, providing maximum contrast and image sharpness. The StarBright XLT Coatings also present a clear an unblurred image. The Celestron Omni XLT 150 mm Telescope is a Newtonian Reflector Telescope making it excellent for faint deep sky objects such as remote galaxies, and also has images free of color abberation due to the use of a primary mirror. These Celestron Telescopes have a 25mm multi-coated eyepiece that is capable of a 30X magnification.

The Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Reflector Telescope also features the stable platform of the CG-4 German Equatorial Mount. This Equatorial Mount is responsible for accurately locating and tracking objects due to its setting circles and slow motion controls. Holding up these high quality components is the telescope 's heavy duty tripod that features 1.75" stainless steel legs. The Celestron Omni XLT150 Telescope is also a good telescope for astrophotography. When used with the optional dual-axis motor drive (Model #93522) and the polar axis finder (Model #94221) to track objects for long exposure photography, these Telescopes can produce superior quality photographs. With these features of a large aperture and high quality optics, the Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Newtonian Reflector Telescope 31057 is a versatile telescope for serious beginners and up, and will give the user a lifetime of enjoyment in astronomy.

Specifications for Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Newtonian Reflector Telescope 31057:

OPTICAL DESIGN:   Newtonian Reflector
APERTURE:   150 mm (5.91 in)
FOCAL LENGTH:   750 mm (29.53 in)
EYEPIECE 1:   25 mm (0.98 in)
MOUNT:   Omni CG-4 Equatorial
TRIPOD LEGS:   1.75" Stainless
COUNTERWEIGHTS:   7lbs (3.2 kg) and 4lbs (1.8 kg)
RESOLUTION:   0.92 arc seconds
RESOLVING POWER:   0.76 arc seconds
LINEAR FIELD OF VIEW (@1000 YDS):   88 ft (26.82 m)
OPTICAL TUBE LENGTH:   26.5 in (673.1 mm)
OPTICAL TUBE WEIGHT:   12 lb (5.44 kg)
EQ MOUNT WEIGHT:   21 lb (9.53 kg)
TRIPOD WEIGHT:   12.5 lb (5.67 kg)
WEIGHT:   45.5 lb (20.64 kg)

Features of Celestron Omni XLT150 Newtonian Reflector Telescopes 31057:

  • High quality optics, hand selected so only the finest grade of optical glass is used
  • StarBright XLT coatings provide maximized light transmission
  • 25mm multi-coated eyepiece - 20mm eye relief
  • 1.25" star diagonal
  • CG-4 German Equatorial Mount with setting circles and slow motion controls - to accurately locate and track sky objects
  • Ball bearings in both axis of the mount for smooth performance
  • Heavy-duty pre-assembled stainless steel tripod featuring 1.75" legs, accessory tray and bubble level
  • Easy no-tool setup
  • The Sky Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images

Package Contents:

  • Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Newtonian Reflector Telescope 31057
  • Heavy-duty tripod
  • Planetarium software
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Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review Omni 150 Reflector by Legacy Reviewer, January 22, 2009
This is the best telescope for the money bar none. The Omni 150 makes other 130 to 150 class telescopes look like toys. Pros: Great looking scope that had top notch optics Cons: none
9/11 found this helpful
Helpful Negative Review Celestron Omni XLT 150mm Telescope Newtonian Reflector 31057 by Legacy Reviewer, May 27, 2011
The mount vibrates with the slightest touch. You can see deep space objects but very blurry and small. I bought a bunch of eyepieces and barlows to try and get closer but to no avail.The worm gears have too much play in them. You can easily move the ...
6/14 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Great scope, great value, fast shipping by Legacy Reviewer, April 14, 2011
I ordered this scope on Sunday evening and it shipped Monday morning. It was delivered by Friday. So far it's been pretty cloudy around here, but I have managed some great views of the moon and Saturn, despite iffy conditions. Pros: a great value,...
0/2 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Excellent Value Newtonian Scope by Legacy Reviewer, November 5, 2010
Strengths:Solid mount; lightweight portable scope; comes to thermal equilibrium quickly; OTA has extra features including mirror adjustment screws and a nice finderscope; OTA performs very well at higher mag (85 to 112x) Weaknesses: Suffers from sev...
7/7 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Great Optics by Legacy Reviewer, November 30, 2008
For this being my first real telescope I couldn't be more happy! I can see things I didn't even know were there and when coupled with the motorized clock drive I can track objects from rise to set.
3/13 found this helpful
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