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Celestron 31150 LCM 114 Short Computerised Reflector Telescope

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  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • High quality 114mm Newtonian reflector and lightweight computerised mount
  • Database allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects
  • Built-on StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
  • Sturdy aluminum tripod and accessory tray included
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Product details

  • Product Dimensions: 88.9 x 40.6 x 27.9 cm ; 9 Kg
  • Boxed-product Weight: 9 Kg
  • Delivery information: We cannot deliver certain products outside mainland UK ( Details). We will only be able to confirm if this product can be delivered to your chosen address when you enter your delivery address at checkout.
  • Batteries 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Item model number: 114LCM
  • ASIN: B0036GNNCC
  • Date first available at Amazon.co.uk: 7 Jun. 2010
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 35,709 in Electronics (See Top 100 in Electronics)

Product Description

Product Description

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

There are estimated to be at least 70 sextillion (7 x 1022) stars in the observable universe and with the nearest one after the sun being 39.9 trillion kilometers away it is difficult to discover and appreciate their true celestial beauty without the help of a high quality telescope.

This LCM 114mm Newtonian reflector telescope from Celestron couldn’t be more perfect for the job with its NexStar computer control technology consisting of a database capable of locating over 4,000 celestial objects, with a built on SkyPointer Finderscope to help you align the scope and achieve outstanding views of stars, moons, planets, comets and the endless array of other exciting features waiting to be discovered in the night sky.

If you want to expand your exploration potential even further the scope also features flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the internet.

Celestial Celestron Simplicity

Easy to set-up, the lightweight computerised mount prevents the need to lug around a bunch of heavy tools for assembly and can be easily and conveniently carried anywhere so you can find that perfect viewing spot where stability can be acquired with the aluminium tripod, even on uneven terrain in the great outdoors. In addition, there is also an included accessory tray for handy storage of all your add-ons and accessories so they are immediately to hand when required.

To Infinity and Beyond!

The Celestron LCM 114 Telescope is fully compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software for full and advanced control of your telescope via a computer. “The Sky” astronomy CD-ROM software is also included in the package to provide a source of education about the sky and objects that you are viewing along with printable sky maps to help in your navigation of the heavens. Also ideal for terrestrial viewing, there will simply never be and end to your discovery and exploration of Earth and the great beyond!

Box Contains

  • 1 x Celestron LCM 114 Computerised Telescope
  • 1 x Aluminium Tripod
  • 1 x 25mm Eyepiece
  • 1 x 9mm Eyepiece
  • 1 x StarPointer Finderscope
  • 1 x Accessory Tray
  • 1 x The SkyX Student Edition Astronomy Software
  • LCM Hand Control w/ 4,000 Object Database

  • Customer Questions & Answers

    Customer Reviews

    4.0 out of 5 stars

    Most Helpful Customer Reviews

    185 of 190 people found the following review helpful By Steve on 12 Feb. 2012
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    Have had a bit of a nightmare, the telescope went anywhere it wanted, finally realised the problem was my fault I entered the time in the traditional way of for example 11/02/12 rather than 02/11/12, the American and Canadian way! Just something to bear in mind it can easily happen. Have located Venus from my back garden in below zero temperatures manually, it's surprising how quickly it went out of the field of view so having it do it for you must be a good idea. While on the subject of cold weather the LCD display didn't seem to care for it much and seemed to freeze up a bit but then again so was I. Reading the instructions seems easy enough but needs practice so a bit of patience will be needed, not always one of my strongpoints.
    To sum up, I am looking forward in getting to use my new telescope but it will take a while, several months possibly to fully appreciate it and waiting for clear and reasonable weather.

    Hello! This is an addition to my first review, today Is 28 Feb 2012.
    I have now had a chance to try it out, still not fully but. I am getting there. For the money when telescopes can run into hundreds and thousands of pounds I think is is a great buy. I tried it out in "Solar system align" where I focused it on the moon using the low power lens (25mm) and the image came up very clearly, even my wife seemed impressed when she looked through it!

    Then I got it to focus first on Venus and then on Jupiter wondering whether or not it would but it did very well I have to say which I was quite impressed with!

    Working through the manual isn't too difficult once you get into the swing of things but for a beginner like me took a while as does aligning the finder scope.
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    9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By Starbucked on 22 Jan. 2014
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    I purchased this product now that I have retired, and both my wife and I wanted a fairly cheap, portable and easy to use telescope for looking at the stars up on the moors. This telescope seemed to fit the bill and we decided to buy it from Amazon. When it arrived I proceeded to set it up at home to get the hang of doing it. All the pieces of the telescope were all included, so that was OK, and following the quick start guide was easy and I has the telescope was unpacked set up in 15 minutes! I also read the full manual; I tend to do this sort of thing!
    OK so far, that night the sky was clear so we put the telescope in and old duvet in the car so as not to get it out of alignment and we went up on the moors and that’s when the troubles started. Oh the telescope worked very well but trying to get it set up on stars so that we could do the star alignment was virtually impossible. The trouble was the wretched StarPointer, its rubbish; we could not get anywhere near getting a star in the main scope at all. I had to sight down the telescope body to roughly line up a star then hunt for it in the eyepiece. It took two hours just to get the star alignment done, and by then we were cold and fed up so we decided to go home, very disappointing.
    Forget what it says in the manual about the StarPointer, it is inaccurate, for a start the pointer does not have one red dot but two! The manual is vague and does not tell you that you have to move your eye point until both dots line up, and you have to keep doing this until you get both dots and the star lined up after pre-positioning the star in the main scope. It took a lot of investigation on the internet, and figuring out to solve this problem.
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    87 of 91 people found the following review helpful By Henry on 21 Aug. 2011
    Great Computerised telescope, best one that i've owned so far, been doing astronomy for 5 years now.
    The first one had a problem with the motor head and burnt out, but got in contact with amazon and they sent me out a new one before they even got the old one back. Now thats what i call trust and service, you cant beat amazon, e-bay no way, amazon all the way.

    The telescope does what it says on the tin, and has great features such as solar system align, which is great if you are a beginner, just make sure you read the instructions properly before you start pressing buttons as easy to set up if you do it 'by the book'.

    All in all though a great product, thanks again amazon for the service you provide.
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    47 of 49 people found the following review helpful By CCE ALLEN on 26 Jun. 2012
    I was given this telescope at Xmas but it was not until very recently that I have managed to use it properly. The problem for me was the finderscope.

    This is small view finder on the side of the telescope. It 'places' a red dot on the sky and enables you to line up the main scope with an object of interest..in theory...but if you, like me, wear bifocals because you are shortsighted and also have problems reading small print with your specs, then you are in trouble since you cannot see both the star (far away) and the red dot (very close) at the same time. Without being able to use the finderscope, setting up the computerised telescope was almost impossible.

    I have since found an expensive but very effective solution. I purchased a Telrad (another excellent type of finderscope) that sticks to the side of the main scope. Now setting up is easy and I am really enjoying getting to know my scope. The first time I saw the rings of Saturn, I actually squealed. I love it now. One final little hint that helped me - learn to use the Rate button on the controller to enable fine adjustment of movement.
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