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Model: CG5gotoBrand: Celestron
Celestron products include a two year warranty except binoculars and spotting scopes which have limited lifetime warranties.
The Celestron CG-5 GT is essentially the Skywatcher EQ5 PRO (made by the same company) but features a heavier duty tripod, quality ball-bearings in both axis and a more sophisticated Celestron GOTO alignment routine.
Includes the all-important ST-4 guide port for autoguiding. General
Payload Capacity is approx 7kg for imaging and 10kg for visual
Sturdy 2" diameter steel tripod with accessory tray
Weight: 19 kg (42 lbs)
Proven NexStar computer control technology
40,000 object database with 400 user-definable objects and expanded information on over 200 objects
Custom database lists of all the most famous deep-sky objects by name and catalog number; the most beautiful double, triple and quadruple stars; variable star; solar systems; objects and asterisms
DC Servo motors with encoders on both axes
Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
Autoguider port for long exposure astrophotography
Double line, 16-character Liquid Crystal Display Hand Control with backlit LED buttons for easy operation of goto features
Compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer
RS-232 communication port on hand control to control the telescope via a personal computer
GPS-compatible with optional CN16 GPS Accessory (93966)
Addendum to the Advanced GT mount manual (firmware v.4.10) (PDF .36mb)
Yes, it will, but the SE OTA is side mounted, the CG5 is bottom mounted, when you mount the telesope to the CG5 the finderscope will be in a different place. If it going to be a problem, you can use a Rigel RDF finder that has sticky pads to attach it to the telescope.
The CG5 excepts a vixen dovetail which is the same as you have on your telescope
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