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8" SCT For Sale plus extras: SOLD

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6 months 1 week ago - 5 months 10 hours ago #106842 by Keith g
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Hi all, I have an Celestron C8 8 inch aperture SCT for sale. The optics are in very good order, the primary mirror is perfect. It's also motorised in right ascension. It comes with the following:

9x50mm finderscope
90 degree diagonal accepting 1.25 inch eyepieces

I'm also adding in the following extras:
Piggyback mount for astrophotgraphy
Celestron 40mm plossl eyepiece
Celestron 20mm plossl eyepiece
Celestron 12.5mm plossl eyepiece
Celestron 8mm plossl eyepiece
Celestron Barlow lens 2x
8 INCH DEWSHIELD

It also comes with a fitting of 'Bobs Knobs' to help with alignment of both the primary and secondary mirrors.

Very reasonable asking price of €300
Keith..
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6 months 1 week ago #106858 by peterako
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Hi Kieth,

Where are you located?

Thanks,
Peter

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6 months 6 days ago #106860 by Keith g
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Morning Peter, I’m in cavan

Where are you?

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5 months 2 weeks ago #106919 by kunwar
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Hi Keith,

Is this sold?

thanks,
KC

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5 months 1 week ago #106923 by Keith g
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Hi KC, No I still have it ;-)

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5 months 1 week ago #106930 by kunwar
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Thanks. You're out in Cavan right, I've to drive up from Dublin. Could you tell me how old the scope is and if everything is in working order please? Optics are fine, no damage? I have a vixen porta II mount, do you know if it would fit on that?

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5 months 6 days ago - 5 months 6 days ago #106933 by Keith g
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Hi KC, thanks for getting back to me. I bought this in 2004, but no reflection on the quality of the optics, the primary and secondary mirrors are perfect. All eyepieces are in very good condition, I also have 2 vixen type plates that could fit, a Celestron one is 14” the farpoint one is 7” long.

I’ll post pics of them

Keith.

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5 months 6 days ago #106934 by Keith g
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Hi KC, here are both plate options:

The Celestron one is 14" long, the farpoint is 7" long, both have the dovetail fitting.

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5 months 5 days ago #106935 by kunwar
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I sent you a pm Keith, thanks

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5 months 5 days ago #106936 by Keith g
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Nice one KC i’ve Replied also by pm

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5 months 5 days ago #106937 by kunwar
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hmm strange I still haven't received the message. you can sms or whatsapp me, I sent you my mobile number? Thx a lot.

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