The Celestron NexStar 127SLT Black Telescope is an entry level to mid level telescope. They are intended to be affordable go to computerized telescopes for beginners. This telescope is best suited for students and amateurs. It is ideal for most observatories and schools.
The NexStar 127SLT is easy and quick to set up. The preassembled stainless steel tripod and the quick release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick tools reduces the setup time to a couple of minutes.
The telescope has a superior quality 5-inch (127 millimetre) Maksutov Cassegrain. The NexStar SLT refractors, makes and reflectors are easily available in many sizes that you can pick and choose as per your requirement. These have valuable design features added.
The Celestron NexStar 127SLT Telescope comes with the StarPointer finderscope. This feature allows the user to align the telescope and also accurately locate the objects. It also has an Auxiliary port for additional accessories. This port can be used for the GPS accessory as well. It also includes the all important 'The Sky X' planetarium software.
This modern and exceptional telescope allows you to view the planet Venus and its phases along with the details of the lunar surface. You can also view the planets Jupiter and Saturn along with their four moons and the rings respectively. The ring of Saturn is plainly visible as are the polar caps much closer to home on the planet Mars. It can also be used as a landing based spotting telescope and much more. You can easily explore the vastness of the universe with this brilliant design. It is easily available for online purchase as well.