EdgeHD optical based telescopes are Celestron's mighty design to combat chromatic-aberration across the entire field of view. They are perfect for astrophotography as well as visual use. These optical designs can be treated as astrographs and will deliver stunning images when used with a suitable camera sensor.
8” (2032mm) f/10 Edge HD includes StarBright XLT coatings for better light transmission
Edge HD optical design fully corrects for coma and field curvature, delivering a truly flat field
Built-in tube vents with integrated 60 micron mesh filters allow hot air to be released behind the primary mirror
Fastar compatible tube comes with removable secondary mirror for fast f/2.8 imaging
9x50 optical finderscope for locating alignment stars
Integer gear ratios and permanently programmable Periodic Error Correction eliminates recurring track errors from the worm gear.
Autoguider port for long exposure imaging
New motors offer improved tracking performance & provide more power to overcome load imbalances
Updated industrial design offers more rigidity, less flexure and improved aesthetics
New design allows viewing or imaging across the meridian without interference from the motors housings
Improved latitude range. Can be used between 7 – 77 degrees latitude.
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