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Celestron CGEM Computerized Equatorial Mount 91526
$1,499.00 $1,648.90 Save $149.90
Code: CI-TA-91526
MPN: 91526
UPC: 050234915267
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Celestron CGEM Computerized Equatorial Telescope Mount 91526 Product Info

The Celestron CGEM Computerized Equatorial Mount 91526 has a fresh, attractive, bold appearance and is capable of carrying Celestron 's higher-end SCT optical tubes (up to 11") securely and vibration free which is ideal for both imaging and visual observing. The Celestron CGEM Computerized EQ Mount is the perfect fit between the Advanced Series and CGE Series, offering the portability of the Advanced Series and the precision of the CGE.

Ergonomic Design - The Celestron CGEM Mount was designed to be ergonomically friendly with large Altitude and Azimuth adjustment knobs for quick and easy polar alignment adjustment. The internal RA and DEC motor wiring provides a clean look and an easy and trouble free set up. This Celestron Telescope Mount also has a CGE Style Dovetail Mounting Platform for secure, vibration free tube attachment.

Innovation - The CGEM series has a new innovative Polar alignment procedure called All-Star. All-Star allows users to choose any bright star, while the software calculates and assists with polar alignment. Another great feature of the CGEM, sure to please astroimagers, is the Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PEC) which will allow users to train out the worm gears periodic errors, while the mount retains the PEC recordings.

Performance - The CGEM mount has a robust Database with over 40,000 Objects, 400 user defined programmable objects and enhanced information on over 200 objects.

The Celestron CGEM Mount is included in the following Celestron CGEM Computerized Telescopes:

Specifications for the Celestron CGEM Computerized Equatorial Mount 91526:

MOUNT:   Computerized Equatorial
TRIPOD:   Adjustable, Stainless Steel
CD-ROM:   NexRemote control software with RS232 cable
POWER SUPPLY:   Car battery adapter
TRIPOD WEIGHT:   17 lb (7.71 kg)
MOUNT WEIGHT:   41 lb (18.6 kg)
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: 5 °/sec, 2 °/sec, 1 °/sec, 64x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 1x, .5x
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
SOFTWARE PRECISION:   24bit, 0.08 calculation
DATABASE:   40,000+ objects, 400 user defined programmable objects.  Enhanced information on over 200 objects
GPS:   Optional CN-16 GPS Accessory

Features of Celestron CGEM Computerized EQ Mount 91526:

  • 40,000 object database with 400 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • New "All-star" Polar alignment uses any bright star for a quick and accurate Polar alignment
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Permanent programmable periodic error correction (PEC) - corrects for periodic tracking errors inherent to all worm drives
  • Steel worm gear and 90mm pitch diameter brass worm wheel
  • Drive Motors - Low Cog DC Servo motor with integrated optical encoders offer smooth, quiet operation and long life.
  • 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 pier 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
  • GPS Compatible with optional CN16 GPS Accessory

Package Contents:

  • Celestron CGEM Computerized Equatorial Mount 91526
  • 2" Steel Tripod with Accessory Tray

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