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Celestron CGEM II Computerized Mount

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Celestron CGEM II Computerized Mount

The updated CGEM mount, the CGEM II,  is capable of carrying payloads up to 40lbs securely and vibration free, which is ideal for both imaging and visual observing. Capable of slewing at 5° per second, you will be able to instantly point to any of the celestial objects in the database.

  • 40 lbs payload capacity
  • Dual-fit Vixen/CG-5 and Losmandy/CGE dovetail saddle
  • 2" steel legs with height index marks for quick leveling
  • USB 2.0 port on hand control for direct links to a PC via ASCOM supported software.
  • Internal cabling throughout for worry-free remote operation
  • Low cog DC Servo motor with integrated optical encoders offer smooth, quiet operation
  • Built-in polar alignment program to polar align on any star in the sky
  • Longer clutch levers to make tightening and loosening of clutches easier


SKU: CEL-91523
Description: CGEM II
Type: German Equatorial
Saddle: CGE(Losmandy(D)), CG5(Vixen)
Payload(lbs/kg): 40/18
Mount Weight(lbs/kg): 40/18
Tripod: 2in SS
Tripod Weight: 20/9
GoTo: Y
Control: NexStar, PC
Object Catalogs: 40,000+ objects, 100 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
HC Object Database: 40000+
Polar Alignment: P Scope, HC Routine. Other
Star Align Methods: 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, Solar System Align, Last Alignment, Quick Align
Ports: 2 Aux ports (1x Hand control port and 1x AUX Port for optional accessories) 1 USB 2 on HC
Motors: DC Servo
Encoders: Y
Drive: Gear
Clutches Y
Home Sensors: N
Tracking Modes: EQ North & EQ South
Tracking Rates: SID, SOL, LUN
Built In Guider: N
GuidePort: Y
Auto-Guiding Speed:  
Periodic Error(uncorrected):  
Pointing Accuracy(armin):  
Max Slew Speed: 4.5deg/S
Slew Speeds: 9 slew speeds - max speed 4.5deg/second
Latitude Range(EQ, ALTAZ): 15-70, NA
Cable Management:  
Power: 12VDC, 3.5AMP
Counterweight(lb/kg): 17/7.8
WiFi: Optional
Internal Clock: Y




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