Celestron CGX-L Equatorial 1400 EdgeHD Telescope

  • 14" EdgeHD Optics
  • StarBright XLT coatings
  • CGX-L computerized Equatorial mount
  • Heavy Duty stainless steel tripod
  • 9x50 finderscope with quick release bracket
  • 2" Star diagonal
  • NexStar+ Computer Hand Controller
  • Celestron 2 Years Warranty
  • ON REQUEST
    SKU
    CEL-12077
    $19,499.00
    Celestron CGX-L Equatorial 1400 EdgeHD Telescope

    This telescope kit is a combination of the premium CGX-L Computerized Equatorial mount and the large 14" EdgeHD Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube assembly. With a payload of 34kg, this CGX-L mount is capable of carrying large optical tubes easily. Its innovative features not only support large optical tube, but also imaging kits and the latest in wireless tech accessories.

    The 1400 EdgeHD is a Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube. It has a big 14" aperture with f/11 focal ratio. It features the EdgeHD’s flat-field and coma-free optics which is an ideal for sky observation, astrophotography, and imaging objects beyond our solar system with remarkable sharpness and resolution.

    Features:
  • 14" EdgeHD Optics
  • StarBright XLT coatings
  • CGX-L computerized Equatorial mount
  • Heavy Duty stainless steel tripod
  • 9x50 finderscope with quick release bracket
  • 2" Star diagonal
  • NexStar+ Computer Hand Controller with USB ports
  • Supports WiFi and wireless operation accessories such as SkyPortal WiFi Module (sold separately)
  • New accessory tray holds three 1.25" and two 2" eyepieces with an upright stand for your smartphone or tablet
  • Integrated handles for easy transport and portability
  • "All-Star Polar Alignment" allows quick and precise polar alignment
  • Celestron 2 Years Warranty
  • More Information
    Specifications
    Magnification of 23mm eyepiece 170x
    Star diagonal 2" with 1.25" adapter
    Optical tube Aluminum
    Limiting stellar magnitude 15.3
    Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.39 arc seconds
    Resolution (Dawes) 0.33 arc seconds
    Light gathering power (Compared to human eye) 2579x
    Secondary mirror obstruction 114mm (4.5")
    Secondary mirror obstruction by diameter 32%
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 10%
    Optical coatings StarBright XLT
    Optical tube length 787mm (31")
    Optical tube diameter 400.5mm (15.77")
    Optical tube weight 21kg
    Dovetail CGE dovetail bar
    Mount load capacity 34kg
    Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod) 1524mm - 1955.8mm
    Tripod adjustment range (tripod only) 838.2mm - 1397mm
    Equatorial height alone 609.6mm
    Tripod leg diameter 69.85mm (2.75") Steel tripod with graduated markings on lower section
    Latitude adjustment range 3° - 65°
    Mount head weight 23.8 kg
    Accessory tray Yes
    Tripod weight 21kg
    Weight of counterweights 3 x 22 lbs (3 x 10kg)
    Slew speeds 9 slew speeds - max speed 3°/second
    Tracking rates Sidereal, solar, and lunar
    Tracking modes EQ North and EQ South
    GPS N/A
    Dovetail compatibility Dual saddle plates (CG-5 and CGE saddle)
    Number of auxiliary ports 4 AUX Ports (Hand Control can use any AUX Port, 2 are located near dovetail saddle)
    Autoguide port Yes, 2 Ports (one is located near the dovetail saddle)
    USB port Yes, input for Mount and Hand Control
    Power requirements 12V DC, 3 amps
    Motor drive DC servo motors
    Alignment Procedures 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, Solar System Align, Last Alignment, Quick Align
    Periodic Error Correction Yes
    Computerized Hand Control Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display; 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons, USB 2.0 Port for PC connection
    NexStar+ Database 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
    Software CPWI Telescope Control Software, Celestron Starry Night Special Edition Software, and SkyPortal App
    Barcode 050234120777
    Telescope Type Aplanatic Schmidt-Cassegrain (EdgeHD)
    Aperture Size 356mm(14")
    Focal Length 3910mm(154")
    Focal Ratio f/11
    Highest Practical Magnification 840x
    Finderscope 9x50
    Eyepieces 23mm
    Mount Type Computerized Mount
    Tripod Steel
    Warranty Celestron 2 Years Warranty
    User Level For Advanced
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