Nexus DSC is an advanced digital setting circles computer for your telescope that packs all the latest technologies into a device designed for your telescope.
Using the advantages of WiFi, the Nexus DSC allows for the seamless interfacing of your telescope to the most popular planetarium software running on WiFi-enabled computing devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple Computers, Android phones/tablets, Kindle Fire, Windows based PCs/tablets.
You can use the Nexus DSC with planetarium software such as SkySafari Plus/Pro, Starry Night, Cartes du Ciel, TheSky just to name a few.
Red OLED graphical display
Full numeric tactile keypad
Practically unlimited number of celestial objects in its database*
Internal rechargeable Lithium battery
Built-in GPS receiver
Powerful Identify and Tour modes
Multi-point telescope pointing analysis system
Supports up to 64GB microSD cards
Optional WiFi-interface to your tablet/smartphone/laptop
Supports ServoCAT, SiTech and SkyTracker motor controllers
User catalogues (practically unlimited**) can be added and used
Can be charged/powered from an external 5-16V DC power source
Check out the full features of the Nexus DSC by downloading the specifications.
All instruction manuals can be found on the Manuals & Guides page.
All software updates can be found on the Downloads page.
WHAT’S IN EACH BOX
When your DSC arrives, it will contain:
1 x Nexus DSC unit
1 x Nexus DSC User Manual
1 x Nexus DSC Quick Setup Guide
1 x USB charging cable
1 x car lighter adapter cable
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS INCLUDE
- A set of universal power adapters
- A WiFi card
Please note that encoders and/or an encoder kit are not included with your purchase of our Nexus units, they have to be purchased separately. See Nexus Encoder Kit for Nexus DSC and NEXUS II.
Dimensions: 140mm x 120mm x 38mm (LxWxH)
* - Nexus DSC’s internal flash memory currently contains in excess of 73,500 objects while the microSD card extends this currently to over 2.3 million objects but the limiting factor is the size of the microSD card used.
** - User catalogues can be placed on a micro SD card only.
*** - Encoders sold separately