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LX85 8" Reflector (OTA Only)


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  • $404.88
  • Regular price $449.00

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    • 200mm (8") Newtonian Reflector

    • 1000mm (f/5) Focal Length

    • GoTo German Equatorial Mount with 33 lb. Payload Capacity

    • Features AudioStar™: 30,000+ Object-Database

    • Vixen-Style Dovetail Receiver

    • 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepieces INCLUDED

    • 8x50 Optical Viewfinder with Crosshair INCLUDED

    The LX85 Series 8" Reflector has a Newtonian Reflector with parabolic primary optical design and features a 8" (200mm) aperture, 1000mm focal length, and f/5 focal ratio. This fast f/5 optical system provides spectacular wide-field images for the discriminating deep-sky observer and astrophotographer. Equipped with a 2" rack & pinion focuser and aluminum with SiO2 optical coatings. 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 weighs 18.4 lbs (8.4kg) and has dimensions of 9.4" x 39.8" (24 cm x 93.5 cm). 

    Series LX85 Telescopes
    UPC 709942999211
    Warranty 1 Year
    Experience Level Beginner, Intermediate
    Clear Aperture 8" (200mm)
    Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
    Focal Length 1000mm
    Focal Ratio f/5
    Viewfinder 8x50 Optical with Crosshair
    Eyepiece(s) 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl, 1.25"
    Focuser Mechanism 2" Rack and Pinion
    Assembled Product Dimensions 9.4" x 39.8" (24 cm x 93.5 cm)
    Assembled Product Weight 18.4 lbs (8.4 kgs)
    SKU: 217022
    Barcode: 709942999211