Celestron’s recent addition to their PowerTank power supply line up is their small (140mm x 33mm x 33mm) lightweight (~180g) PowerTank Glow 5000 model which features:
- rechargeable handheld 3-brightness level red LED flashlight for finding accessories or reading star maps in the dark without ruining your dark-adapted night vision
- integral 5000 mAh 5V DC Lithium-ion power bank for charging mobile devices (image below: phone not included)
The PowerTank Glow 5000 is a perfect accessory for those who want to explore the night sky with their tablet or smartphone using apps such as the free Celestron SkyPortal app or the StarSense Explorer app in conjunction with the new StarSense Explorer app-enabled telescopes, to help keep the device powered for longer….so you can explore the wonders of the night sky for longer!
This unit comes with micro-USB charging lead, wrist strap for handheld use, and silicone straps so you can attach it onto one of your telescope tripod legs or other convenient locations so it is safe and out of the way.