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Knighty2112

Celestron Nexstar 4SE Maksutov - withdrawn from sale

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After upgrading to a C8 SCT, I have for sale my Celestron Nexstar 4SE Maksutov OTA. This is a cracking scope, which punches well above its size. Used this on my Goto mounts for the last 6 months and given me great views through it. Please note that this is originally intended for the Celestron SE Goto mounts, which have fixed dovetails attached on the left side of the tube on the scope. However, before I sourced an actual SE Goto mount I used to use it on my Skywatcher Stardiscover Goto mount with no issues at all by replacing the fixed dovetail on the scope with some tube rings with a dovetail so it could be fixed on the right hand side for that particular mount. This also has a fixed visual back, with a flip mirror with access to fit a camera, or other EP in the lower position if needed. Optics are in excellent condition, as is the tube itself (see images below)

I am looking for £100 for the OTA only with the Astrozap dew shield. If required I can also supply the tube rings and small dovetail to allow it to fit on other mounts OK via the right hand side of the tube. This would be an extra £12 for the rings and the dovetail. If you need the tube rings fitted before I send it off let me know. I will of course also supply the original dovetail that came fixed originally to the OTA also.

Can be collected in person, or willing to meet up perhaps (PM me to discuss), or willing to post via Parcel Force Express 48 for an additional cost of postage for £19.28. Payment via PayPal (friends and family no extra charge, but add 3.5% for payed for services), direct bank transfer, or if collecting/meet up it can be cash on collection.

Pictures below. Any questions please ask.

Gus :) 

Note: finderscope and mounts are shown for reference only and are not included in the sale. 

Fixed on a Celestron 6/8 SE Goto mount below;

Withdrawn from sale

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Fixed on a Skywatcher Stardiscover Goto mount below;

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Tube rings and dovetail extra for £12 below;

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Also note the grey ribbed roller on the focuser knob is a mod I fitted to make it much easier to get perfect focus on the scope. It is not fixed on or glued, and can be taken off quite easily if not required. It does however improve focusing by miles. :) 

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