The popularity of Celestron's previous short tube refractor models inspired them to go a step further with the introduction of the Celestron NexStar 102 SLT Computerized Telescope. You'll find that astronomical viewing is a delight with this large, powerful 4" telescope. The Celestron 102 SLT offers a 63% increase in image brightness over 80mm models. This short-tube telescope with a fast f/5 optical system gives images that are bright and crisp.
And the NexStar 102 SLT , like the other models in the SLT Series, comes with a fully computerized hand control with a database of over 4,000 celestial objects! With its pre-assembled, adjustable steel tripod, the NexStar 102 SLT can be up and ready to use in a matter of minutes. Celestron's new SkyAlign alignment technology and the included StarPointer Finderscope with a red LED makes aligning a breeze.
Because of its wide 1.7 degree field of view, the NexStar 102 SLT is optimal for scanning large areas of the sky and for superb terrestrial (land) viewing. A wonderful entry to a mid-level astronomical telescope, with the use of an optional erect image diagonal, the Celestron NexStar 102 SLT Computerized Telescope can also be used as a land-based spotting telescope.
This product is serviced and supported by its manufacturer according to the terms and conditions included in the packaged product. Orion's limited warranty does not apply. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support.
Please note this product was not designed or intended by the manufacturer for use by a child 12 years of age or younger.
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The Celestron NexStar is conveniently packaged in one reusable shipping carton that contains the following accessories:
25mm and 9mm Telescope Eyepieces - 1 1/4"
1 1/4" Star Diagonal (NexStar 60, 80 & 102 only)
Star Pointer Finderscope and Mounting Bracket
Deluxe Accessory Tray
The Sky Level 1 Astronomy Software
NSOL Telescope Control Software
Celestron NexStar Computerized Hand Control w/Object Database
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Standard Delivery: 19.95
3 Day Delivery: 42.00
2 Day Delivery: 42.00
Next Day Delivery: $74.00