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Celestron NexStar 6 SE Planetary Imaging Kit


Keywords: Astrophotography Schmidt Cassegrain

Currently there are 4 requests to borrow this.

Six Inch Computer Controlled (GoTo) Schmidt-Cass Telescope (SCT)

The Celestron 6 SE is a current model computerized Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. The 6 SE features a relatively long 1500mm focal length (f/10) and a total weight of 30 lbs including the tripod. 


  • 6" Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
  • Quick release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray. No-tool setup. This telescope is relatively compact but note that there are no handles to assist wiith setup.  
  • Red dot reflex finder for alignment with bright stars at the beginning of an observing session.
  • Computerized Altazimuth mount and tripod with Celestron NexStar goto/computer control.
  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
  • Star diagonal provides a comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • Alignment methods include traditional two star alignment and a SkyAlign procedure that allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects. Alignment is necessary for accurate computeri controled telescope operation.
  • ZWO camera and Barlow included for Planetary / Lunar Imaging
  • Canon camera included for Lunar Imaging

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Requests to Borrow

There are 4 other members with requests to borrow this equipment.