A high quality tripod for serious astronomical observing and photography with your NexStar 8i, this steel field tripod folds down to a compact 8"x28". It is equipped with a built-on 20 - 90° wedge tilt plate for quick equatorial use and astrophotography. It has a metal center brace and accessory tray for added stability and spring loaded mounting screws permanently attached to mounting plate. Weight 9 lbs. Height extendable from 28" to 48".... Learn MoreFREE SHIPPINGModel#: 93593(48 States)
The Celestron Heavy Duty Tripod is the same tripod included in the top of the line Celestron CPC 1100 Telescope. The HD Tripod by Celestron has fully adjustable legs with metal clamps for solid height adjustment. It comes with a heavy duty, metal accessory tray that maximizes the stability of the tripod. The tripod head has mounting holes for both alt-az mounting (CPC, NexStar GPS) and for use with a wedge.... Learn MoreFREE SHIPPINGModel#: 93493(48 States)
Regular Price: $493.35
Special Price: $359.00
Celestron, is a leading designer, manufacturer and importer of high-quality optical products including computerized and non-computerized telescopes and related accessories, binoculars, spotting scopes and microscopes. Since manufacturing its first telescope in 1960, Celestron has grown to become one of the world's leading telescope makers, and enjoys brand-name recognition among serious amateur astronomers for superior optics, outstanding design, and innovative technology. Celestron's innovative products continue to receive numerous industry and consumer media accolades, adding to an already impressive list that includes awards for product innovation from Reader's Digest, Popular Science, PC Magazine, Popular Mechanics, the Consumer Electronics Association and more. Celestron sells and markets its products worldwide through a variety of specialty retail outlets and international distributors. Celestron is a privately held company with corporate offices and manufacturing facilities, in Torrance, CA.