Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope Revieworion telescopesYou can take the Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope anywhere and set it up in a matter of minutes. This powerful tool will allow you to view neighboring planets, constellations, moons and nebulae in remarkable detail.celestron-c8Solving the age old problem of long and tiring assembly, the Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope is able to be built and deconstructed almost instantly with ZERO tools required. The expertly crafted steel tripod has an integrated wedge for optimal EQ alignment, and these telescopes combine exceptional user-friendliness with sophisticated features that result in an unbelievable stargazing experience.The Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope has built-in SkyAlign telescope alignment technology. Simply chose an object from the menu and the telescope will automatically locate it for you, saving you a considerable amount of time spent on trying to locate it yourself.This product can help you find thousands of galaxies, stars, planets, and much more at the touch of a button. If you choose to use the “Tour” feature, it will offer a tailored list of the best objects in the sky to view from your exact time and location, no matter where in the world you may be. Simply enter the date and time, along with your location, into the hand held control panel, and position the telescope towards any three bright objects in the night”s sky, and the telescope does the work for you.Not only can the Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope find objects for you, but it will even educate you about them as well. You don’t even need to know the names of the stars, because the Information on the most popular objects will appear on the LCD screen of your telescope’s hand held control panel.