Meade

LX85 6" ACF SCT (OTA Only)


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  • Regular price $729.00

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    • 152mm (6") Advanced-Coma Free (ACF™)
    • 1524mm Focal Length
    • f/10 Focal Ratio
    • 9.7mm & 26mm Plössl (1.25") Eyepieces INCLUDED
    • 8x50 Optical Viewfinder with Crosshair

    The LX85 Series 6" ACF has an Advanced Coma-Free (ACF™) optical design offering the coma-free pinpoint star images and flatter image fields while reducing astigmatism and eliminates diffraction spikes. Features include a 6" (152mm) aperture, 1524mm focal length, and f/10 focal ratio. Equipped with an internal single speed focuser and Ultra High Transmission Coatings (UHTC™) for the improvement of brighter star clusters, more fine detail in nebulae, and greater surface features on planets. Includes (2) 1.25" Plossl eyepieces (9.7mm & 26mm) and a viewfinder (8x50 optical with crosshair) along with a vixen-style dovetail. With included accessories, the OTA weighs11.5lbs (5.2kg) and has dimensions of 21.7cm x 42cm.  

    MEADE PREMIUM OPTICS
    The heart of any telescope is its optics. Meade delivers the highest quality professional grade optics available. These optical tubes feature large apertures and Meade's Advanced Coma-Free (ACF™) optics coupled with Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC™), giving you the ultimate in premium optics. The LX65 is an ideal high-resolution visual observing instrument but is also fully qualified for the more advanced areas of astronomy, including planetary astrophotgraphy. Observe Saturn's rings, the surface of the Moon, and even the cloud bands on Jupiter in great detail.

    Series LX85 Telescopes
    UPC 709942999327
    Warranty 1 Year
    Experience Level Beginner, Intermediate
    Clear Aperture 6" (152.4mm)
    Optical Design Advanced Coma-Free (ACF)
    Optical Coatings UHTC™
    Focal Length 1524mm
    Focal Ratio f/10
    Viewfinder 8x50 Optical with Crosshair
    Eyepiece(s) 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl, 1.25"
    Focuser Mechanism Internal Single Speed Focuser
    Diagonal 1.25" 90-Degree Diagonal Mirror
    Assembled Product Dimensions 21.7cm x 42cm
    Assembled Product Weight 11.5 lbs (5.2kg)
    SKU: 217024
    Barcode: 709942999327