Celestron PowerSeeker 114 EQ Telescope

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CE-21045
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  • Regular price $129.94
  • Celestron PowerSeeker 114 EQ Telescope

    • Sale
    • Regular price $129.94
    • ITEM #
      CE-21045

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    Features

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    • 114 mm (4.5-inch) Newtonian Reflector Telescope
    • Great for Night Sky Tracking
    • Eyepiece Set Included
    • Planetarium CDs included

     

    Celestron PowerSeeker 114 EQ Telescope

    The PowerSeeker 114 EQ Telescope by Celestron is a 114 mm (4.5-inch) Aperture Newtonian Reflector Telescope with an Equatorial Mount and Tripod.

    Celestron's PowerSeeker telescopes are a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe for the aspiring astronomer. The PowerSeeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features, and power. Amateur astronomy is a great family hobby that can be enjoyed year round, and Celestron's PowerSeekers are the ideal choice for families looking for an affordable and high-quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment for children and adults alike.

    PowerSeekers are quick and easy to set up - even for the novice. Enjoy the tool-free assembly! Their EQ models include sturdy equatorial mounts which are perfect for tracking objects in the night sky, and AZ models have collapsible alt-azimuth mounts that are perfectly suited for terrestrial viewing as well as astronomical use.

    All of Celestron's PowerSeekers include a full range of eyepieces plus a 3x Barlow lens that provides an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of the unaided eye! PowerSeekers are designed and manufactured using all fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity. Erect Image Optics are ideal for both terrestrial and astronomical use.

    Locate and identify thousands of celestial objects on your laptop or PC with The Sky - Level 1 Software included FREE with every PowerSeeker model.

     

     

    Celestron PowerSeeker 114 EQ Reflector Telescope Features

    • Easy to assemble 114 mm (4.5-inch) German Equatorial reflector telescope
    • Pre-assembled aluminum tripod and accessory tray
    • Slow motion controls for smooth tracking
    • 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece
    • Finderscope: 5x24
    • Includes two 1.25-inch eyepieces
    • Includes CD-ROM The Sky - Level 1 Astronomy Software

     

    OPT Product Number: CE-21045

    Additional Information

    Aperture114 mm (4.5")
    Focal Length900mm (35 in)
    Focal Ratiof/7.89
    Free ShippingYes
    ManufacturerCelestron
    Mount TypeEquatorial/ Manual
    Optical CoatingsAluminum
    Optical DesignNewtonian Reflector
    OTA Length34"
    Telescope SeriesCelestron Powerseeker
    Warranty2 Year Warranty
    • Celestron's PowerSeeker 114 mm (4.5-inch) Aperture Newtonian  Reflector OTA 
    • Manual German Equatorial Mount
    • Tripod with Adjustable Aluminum Legs
    • 5 x 24 Optical Finder
    • Counterweights
    • Accessory Tray/ Spreader
    • 1.25-inch Eyepiece #1: 20 mm, 45 x mag.
    • 1.25-inch Eyepiece #2: 4 mm, 225 x mag.
    • 1.25-inch Barlow Lens: 3 x mag.
    • Counterweight
    • TheSky and First Light Software on CD
    • 2 Year Telescope Warranty

     

     

    Questions & Answers

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    • I wonder, what is the central obstruction on these scopes?

      The manufacturer does not state the central obstruction, but given the short tube and internal barlow on this scope, it will likely have to be around 25-30% obstruction by diameter.

    • I wonder, what is the central obstruction on these scopes?

      The central obstruction on this scope should be pretty small, given it is ~f8. The stated length of the scope is 34", so there should be no internal Barlow. I don't know how steady the mount is, but a long focal length Newtonian is quite suitable for pl