Celestron Ultima-8 Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope (SCT)
My venerable Ultima-8 SCT. My first real telescope was an orange tube Clestron 8 SCT that I purchased in the early 1980's and sold to buy this Ultima in 1992. It cost me over $1600.00 back then and only had a 60Hz RA drive motor. But it wasn't made in China either.
I updated the drive motor and electronics from the original A.C. drive motor to the later model servo motor drive. The mod is here: