Celestron NexStar+ Hand Control USB EQ
|The Celestron NexStar+ EQ USB Hand Control is the standard computer accessory on all current equatorially mounted Celestron go-to telescopes. These include the Advanced VX, CGEM II, CGX, and CGX-L series computerized telescopes. The original CGEM mount is also supported, but no earlier generation mounts are. |
With the push of a button, you can access NexStar+’s huge database of over 40,000 celestial objects. Automatically slew to objects in a variety of catalogs, including the Messier, NGC, Caldwell, and SAO brightest stars. The planets as well as a list of the most popular objects are also included. Not sure what to look at? Use the Tour Mode, and you’ll be shown a selection of the most popular objects for the time and date you are observing!
NexStar Plus includes many setup conveniences like customizable max slew speed, All-Star Polar Alignment, programmable slew limits, and more. This hand control includes USB Flash Upgradeable Technology, allowing users to upgrade its software with Celestron Firmware Manager.