Celestron NexStar 130SLT f/5 Newtonian Telescope
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Celestron NexStar 130SLT f/5 Newtonian Telescope

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  • Mount Type: Altazimuth
  • Optical Design: Newtonian
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Excellent educational toy

bybusyintoronto Jan 17, 2009
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Pros Good quality for the price.  Easy to use once configured.
Cons Could be sturdier - slight winds will cause vibrations.  9mm lens not very good.
Recommended it? Yes

I bought this for my daughter's 8th birthday.  OK, maybe it was also partly for me. As this was an educational toy, I was pondering whether it was better to have a manual system which would demonstrate the curved relative motion of celestial objects across the sky, or have a computerized/motorized... Read full review »


Wonderful telescope!

bylamommyof3 Dec 27, 2008
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Pros Easy to use.  Great optics.  Huge database of go-to objects to choose from.
Cons Flimsy battery pack and does not store time/date info - must manually enter each use.
Recommended it? Yes

I received this telescope for my birthday in April 2008 and I love it!  The included 25mm and 9mm eyepieces are good quality and I have been able to see many deep sky objects with them.  I have purchased a barlow lens, a 6mm wide view lens, a 40mm, and a 20mm lens to round out my collection.  I use... Read full review »


On my second one and it still does not work properly.

bycarolinaphotog Nov 24, 2008
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Pros Easy to assemble.Looks pretty.
Cons First one did not work.Second one does not work.Poor customer service
Recommended it? No

I purchased the Celestron 130SLT on September 18, 2008. I received the scope along with the eyepiece kit and Neximage camera just over a week later via UPS.After unpacking and assembly, i found that the motor would not function.I repacked the unit and sent it back the next day.4 weeks later I got... Read full review »


First Telescope

byjenscla Nov 9, 2007
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Pros Easy to Assemble, Easy instructions, quick turn-around time from set up to viewing
Cons Instruction Manual light on describing the various mechanisms, and pieces and parts
Recommended it? Yes

For my son's 12th Birthday I wanted to get him a telescope. I took my time, researched telescopes, various companies, read reviews and eventually settled on the 130 SLT. Once it arrived, we took it out of the box, spent a few minutes with the directions, and within 30 minutes we were in business... Read full review »

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Celestron 31145 NexStar 130SLT Computerized Telescope

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Easily explore the skies using the NexStar 130SLT computerized telescope. Equipped with a fully computerized 130mm refractor, its 4000-object celestial database pinpoints stars, constellations, and planets. Just enter the time, date, and location, and the SkyAlign technology adjusts the lens to the perfect position. From Celestron.

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Celestron NexStar 130 SLT Computerized Newtonian Telescope

The Celestron NexStar 130 SLT Computerized Telescope comes with a fully computerized hand control, which gives you the ability to automatically slew to any of its 4,000+ objects, including over 600 galaxies, 300 clusters and dozens of beautiful binary stars. With its pre-assembled, adjustable steel tripod, the NexStar 114 SLT can be up and ready to use in a matter of minutes. Our new SkyAlign alignment technology and the included StarPointer Finderscope with red LED makes aligning a breeze.

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Celestron NexStar 130SLT Computerized Reflector Telescope 31145

Celestron 31145 Experience the beauty of the universe with the Celestron NexStar 130SLT Computerized Reflector Telescope. Designed with refinement, the telescope will help you observe celestial objects in the comfort of your home. Constructed using aluminum, the telescope's sturdy construction enables years of reliable use. Its strong frame and stainless steel tripod offers industrial strength, ensuring durability. It is enameled with a rich black finish. The telescope is functioned using Proven NexStar computer control technology that helps locating stars and other celestial objects. It is fashioned with a high-quality 130 mm reflector and is compatible with 2 eyepieces. Sporting a vast database, the telescope allows you to locate over 4,000 celestial objects. The SkyAlign function allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects with ease. The telescope boasts of its fast and easy alignment process. The telescope is mounted on a fully computerized altazimuth mount. It has a quick-release fork arm mount and an optical tube. The NexStar 130SLT Computerized Reflector Telescope by Celestron also has an accessory tray that helps with a quick, no tool set up. The telescope is part of the NexStar collection. Low on maintenance, the telescope can be wiped clean with a soft and dry cloth to ensure that it looks as good as new for years to come. Features: -Sturdy aluminum tripod and accessory tray included.-Proven NexStar computer control technology.-Databa se allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects.-SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects.-Fast and easy alignment process.-Fully computerized altazimuth mount.-Quick-relea se fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up.-Black color.-NexStar collection.-Telesc ope Type: Reflecting.-User Level: Beginner.-Magnific ation: Eyepiece 1: 26.-Magnification: Eyepiece 2: 72.-Finder Scope Included: Yes.-Tripod/Base Included: Yes.-Mount Type: Altazimuth.-Access ory Tray Included: Yes.-Portable: Yes.-Eyepiece Diameter: 50.8 Millimeters.-Colle ction: NexStar.-Finish: Black.-Additional Materials: Glass.-Battery Required: Yes -Rechargeable Batteries: .-Battery Type: AA.-Batteries Included: No.-Number of Batteries Needed: 8..-Eco-Friendly: No. Specifications: -Greenguard Certified: No.Dimensions: -Overall Height - Top to Bottom: 40.-Overall Width - Side to Side: 20.-Overall Depth - Front to Back: 11.-Overall Product Weight: 34.Assembly: -Assembly Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Assembly: No tools necessary..-Instal lation Required: No -Tools Needed for Installation: ..-Additional Parts Required: No -Parts Needed: ..Warranty: -Product Warranty: 2 Year.

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