Celestron NexStar+ Hand Control - USB - Alt-Azimuth
- NexStar+ Hand Control is compatible with all altazimuth (AZ) NexStar telescopes
- Flash upgradeable via the Internet; latest updates can be found at Celestron.com
- 40,000-object database
- Dual line, 16-character LCD screen with adjustable backlighting
- Now connects to your PC directly with a mini-USB cable (cable not included) for software updates or optional telescope control with third party software
The Celestron NexStar+ AZ Hand Control is the standard computer accessory on all current altazimuth mounted Celestron go-to telescopes: SLT, LCM, SE, NexStar Evolution, and CPC, and CPC Deluxe computerized telescopes. If you have lost or damaged your current NexStar+ Hand Controller, this is the replacement item you need to get.
With the push of a button on this NexStar+ Hand Control - USB, you will 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 which are up in the sky, for the time and date you are observing!
NexStar Plus includes many setup conveniences like SkyAlign, All-Star Polar Alignment, customizable max slew speed, programmable slew limits, and more. Lightweight, easy to use, and connects to your computer with a USB cable.
This hand control includes USB Flash Upgradeable Technology, allowing users to upgrade its software with the Celestron Firmware Manager.