LX85 5" Refractor
LX85 5" Refractor
LX85 5" Refractor
LX85 5" Refractor

Meade

LX85 5" Refractor

Regular price
$ 1,329.00
Sale price
$ 1,329.00
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Overview

  • Achromatic Refractor
  • Aperture: 120.0mm (4.72");
  • Focal Length: 700mm;
  • Focal Ratio: f/5.8.
  • Multi-coated optics and 2" rack and pinion focuser with 2" diagonal mirror.
  • OTA weight: 10.0 lbs.

Description

Meade's new LX85 Series features a high-quality, portable, GoTo, German equatorial mount. The LX85 Series is the perfect choice for the cultivated observer and astro-imager looking to chase deep sky objects such as galaxies, star clusters, nebulae, and more. With the included AudioStar hand controller, you have easy access to a database of over 30,000 objects, that you can view with a simple press of a button! AudioStar features a built-in speaker that plays educational content about the celestial objects you view! Use as a stand-alone mount or maximize your viewing potential with an array of different optical tubes to choose from. Meade's LX85 Series will keep you looking up for many years to come and sets a standard for mid-sized telescopes at a great price.

Specifications

5" Refractor

Aperture

5" (125mm)
Focal Length 700mm
f/Ratio f/5.8
Optical Design Achromat Refractor
Focuser 2" Rack and Pinion
Dovetail Vixen Style
Eyepieces 9mm and 26mm Super Plossl, 1.25"
Viewfinder 8x50 Optical with crosshair
Assembled Product Weight 45.03 lbs.
Assembled Product Dimensions 47.2" x 47.2" x 65"
OTA Weight 10.9 lbs.
OTA Dimensions 5.8" x 28"

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