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New Giovale Open Deck Observatory at the Lowell Observatory Offers a Stellar Public Lineup of Six Unique Telescope Instillations
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New Giovale Open Deck Observatory at the Lowell Observatory Offers a Stellar Public Lineup of Six Unique Telescope Instillations

The Giovale Open Deck Observatory at Lowell Observatory features one of the finest collections of telescopes available for public observing in the world. It was dedicated in October as part of the celebration of the 125th anniversary of the Lowell Observatory. The facility is named in honor of longtime Lowell […]

PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory
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PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory

PlaneWave Instruments recently installed a PlaneWave 1-Meter telescope (CDK1000) for the US Naval Observatory high atop the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. The high elevation and stable atmospheric conditions make Chile the perfect location for large aperture research telescopes. The install took 10 hours from the crane-lift until capturing […]

Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount Offers Exceptional Load Capacity to Weight Ratio
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Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount Offers Exceptional Load Capacity to Weight Ratio

Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount offers a fully computerized equatorial mount capable of carrying Celestron’s largest optical tubes, CGX-L is designed for backyard observatories and remote imagers looking for exceptional load capacity-to-weight ratio, compact design, and innovative features that fully support large telescopes, imaging kits, and the latest in wireless […]

New Celestron CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Telescope Mount Now Offers 75-Pound Load Capacity
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New Celestron CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Telescope Mount Now Offers 75-Pound Load Capacity

Celestron’s newly designed CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount is the latest addition to the company’s fully computerized equatorial mount series and now offers a hefty 75-pound load capacity. Capable of carrying Celestron’s largest optical tubes, CGX-L is designed for backyard observatories and remote imagers looking for exceptional load capacity-to-weight ratio, compact […]