Celestron C8-A XLT (CGE) Optical Tube Assembly
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Celestron C8-A XLT (CGE) Optical Tube Assembly

Celestron C8-A optical tube assembly with Lodmandy style (CGE) dovetail, 6x30 optical finder, 1.25-inch star diagonal and 25mm Plossl eyepiece.

C8-A (XLT) - General Features

  • 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly
  • Aluminum Optical Tube
  • Celestron's premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • 2032 mm focal length (f/10)
  • 25 mm eyepiece included (81x)
  • Visual back allows for use with 1.25" accessories
  • 6x30 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • Includes dovetail rail compatible with CGE mount


Our price: $975.00

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Telescope Type Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture (in.) 8 inches
Aperture (mm) 203.2 mm
Focal Ratio f/10
Focal Length 2032 mm
Eyepiece 1 25 mm
Magnification with Eyepiece 1 81x
Finder 6 x 30 optical
Star Diagonal 1.25-inch prism
Weight Fully Assembled 12.5 lbs.
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