Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT

Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

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Technical Features for Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT

The Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT is a 11-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with premium StarBright XLT coatings and fully computerized equatorial mount with high-performance brass worm gears and motors for improved tracking accuracy. It has 9 x 50mm optical finderscope to find objects of interest without being tethered by skills and starcharts. This telescope can take advantage of All-Star Polar Alignment and autoguider support to track through long exposures using permanently programmable periodic error correction.

The Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT features NexStar+ hand control that offers multiple language programming. The improved motor offer more torque and can handle slight load imbalances with ease. It's lightweight materials and compact design make this telescope with the portability and functionality to satisfy user and novice astrophotographers.

CGX-L 1100 SCT Features:

  • 11 Inch Aperture (279.4 mm)
  • 660x Maximum Magnification
  • Dedicated Autoguider Communication Port
  • NexStar+ Hand Control
  • Focal Length: 2800mm, f/10.0 Focal Ratio
  • StarBright XLT Coating
  • 4 AUX Communication Ports
  • All-Star Polar Alignment
    - Allows To Align On Any 3 Bright Celestial Objects
    - Making Fast & Easy Alignment Process
  • Stainless Steel Leg Tripod
  • German Equatorial Mount
  • On/Off Rocker Switch with Red LED

CGX-L 1100 SCT Specifications:

Optical Design : Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture (mm) : 279.4 mm (11 in)
Focal Length : 2800 mm (110 in)
Focal Ratio : 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) : 40 mm (1.57 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 : 70x
Finderscope : 9x50
Star Diagonal : 1.25
Optical Tube : Aluminum
Highest Useful Magnification : 660x
Lowest Useful Magnification : 40x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude : 14.7
Resolution (Rayleigh) : 0.5 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) : 0.42 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) : 1593x
Secondary Mirror Obstruction : 3.75 in (95 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter : 0.34
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter : 0.12
Optical Coatings : StarBright XLT
Optical Tube Length : 24 in (610 mm)
Optical Tube Weight : 27.5 lbs (12 kg)
Dovetail Compatibility : CGE Mount
Mount : German Equatorial
Instrument load capacity : 75 lbs
Tripod height adjustment range : 35.75” to 52.75”
Tripod leg diameter : 2.75"
Latitude adjustment range : 3º-65º
Tripod Weight : 46.2 lb
EQ Head Weight w/o Counterweight Shaft : 47 lb
Total EQ Head Weight : 52.6 lb
Max Slew Speed : 4º/second (3º/second is default)
Tracking Rates : Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Number of Auxiliary ports (for hand control and accessories) : 4
Autoguide port : Yes
USB Port : Yes
Software : PWI Telescope Control Software

Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT Includes:
  • CGX-L Equatorial Head
  • CGX-L Tripod
  • Accessory Tray
  • 2 x 22 lbs Counterweight
  • NexStar+ Hand Control
  • DC Power Cable (Plugs into Cigarette Lighter Socket)
  • 8 mm Allen Wrench (Contained in Rear Carry Handle)
Package Includes:
  • Telescope
  • Skymaps
  • Optics Cleaning Tool
  • Eyepiece & Filter Kit
The Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT has many exciting features for users of all types. It's one of FactoryOutletStore's best selling . FactoryOutletStore stocks a full line of accessories like AC Adapter, Celestron SkyPortal Wi-Fi Module, and PowerTank for the Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT. The Celestron CGX-L 1100 SCT is sold as a Brand New Unopened Item.