LX85 8" Reflector
LX85 8" Reflector
LX85 8" Reflector
LX85 8" Reflector


LX85 8" Reflector

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$ 1,275.00
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$ 1,275.00
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  • Newtonian Reflector 
  • Aperture: 200.0 mm (8");
  • Focal Length: 1000mm;
  • Focal Ratio: f/5.
  • Parabolic aluminized primary with SiO2 coating and 2" rack and pinion focuser.
  • OTA weight: 18.4 lbs.


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


8" Reflector
 Aperture 8" (200mm)
Focal Length 1000mm
f/Ratio f/5
Optical Design Newtonian Reflector w/parabolic primary
Optical Coatings Aluminum with SiO2 Coating
Focuser 2" Rack and Pinion
Dovetail Vixen Style
Eyepieces 9mm and 26mm Super Plossl, 1.25"
Viewfinder 8x50 Optical with Crosshair
Product Weight 52.5 lbs.
Product Dimensions 47.2" x 47.2" x 70"
OTA Weight 18.4 lbs.
OTA Dimensions 9.4" x 39.8"


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