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Meade LX65 6" ACF GoTo Telescope

SKU: 228003

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Meade LX65 6" ACF GoTo Telescope

SKU: 228003

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About this product

  • Ability to hold two optical tubes at once!

  • 152mm (6") Advanced-Coma Free (ACF")

  • 1524mm Focal Length

  • f/10 Focal Ratio

  • 26mm Super PlÇôssl (1.25") Eyepiece & Red-Dot Viewfinder INCLUDED

  • 2 Vixen-Style Dovetail receivers

  • Built-in handle for enhanced portability

    The LX65 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 (1) 26mm,1.25" Super Plossl eyepiece and a red-dot viewfinder along with a vixen-style dovetail. The OTA alone weighs 9.14 lbs and has dimensions of 8.5" x 16.5"

    The LX65 features a newly designed single arm mount with Meades AudioStar© Hand controller. This new mount is compact, yet sturdy, providing a great combination of portability and performance. Additionally, the LX65 has the ability to hold two optical tubes, making your experience twice as enjoyable! With its quick and portable setup, youre ready to start observing in minutes. The LX65 system breaks down into 3 compact pieces and does not require any tools, making it a breeze to transport to your favorite dark sky location!This versatile scope features two dovetail receivers that allows you to use two optical tubes at once! Attach up to a 7lb OTA on the secondary saddle for a chance to observe your objects both in wide field or close up. This added versatility makes the LX65 great for astronomy outreach or sharing the night sky with others and will be sure to impress anyone with its technology and 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.

    The LX65 are smart scopes that know the night sky right out of the box. Enter your site information, find level and North, and Easy Align picks two alignment stars for you and places them right in your viewfinder. Center them to fine tune your alignment and the wonders of the Universe are at your fingertips.

    The Meade AudioStar© hand controller features audio files and an internal speaker. This computerized celestial object location system plugs into the telescope's handbox port, allowing a quick telescope alignment. Once aligned with the sky, the AudioStar© is ready to take you to any object in the over 30,000 object database. In addition to GOTO and tracking capability, AudioStar© permits a wide array of fascinating and educational functions such as multiple guided tours, digital positional readouts, the ability to link with a PC using optionally available software and cord, and much more.
  • Series LX65 Telescopes
    UPC 709942998887
    Warranty 1 Year
    Eyepieces Type Super PlÇôssl
    Clear Aperture 6" (150mm)
    Optical Design Advanced Coma-Free (ACF)
    Optical Coatings UHTC
    Focal Length 1524mm
    Focal Ratio f/10
    Viewfinder Red-Dot Viewfinder
    Eyepiece(s) 26mm Super PlÇôssl, 1.25"
    Barlow None
    Focuser Mechanism Single Speed Focuser
    Diagonal Meade #07202 Diagonal Mirror, 1.25"
    Dovetail Vixen-Style
    Hand Controller AudioStar
    Object Database 30,000 objects
    Power Source Eight (8) C-size Batteries or 12v External Power (USER SUPPLIED)
    Assembled Product Dimensions 33.5" x 39" x 62.5"
    Assembled Product Weight 37.8 lbs.
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