Meade Adventure Scope 80 mm

  • Aperture: 80 mm (3.1-inch).
  • Focal Ratio: f/5.
  • Focal Length: 400 mm.
  • Amazingly portable and convenient beginner telescope.
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Meade Adventure Scope 80 mm

The Meade Adventure Scope 80 mm f/5 Doublet Refracting Telescope is a compact 80 mm (3.15-inch) aperture telescope that comes with a backpack perfectly sized to carry both the telescope and it's mount. It's a great telescope to start your astronomy experience with, easy to use and easy to setup. The lightweight OTA comes with a suitable mount, tripod, and several accessories to enhance your astronomy experience by expanding your range of options. All of this can be carried in the rugged backpack that accompanies it all, perfect for transporting your simple astronomy setup to your dark sky site of choice.


Aperture80 mm (3.25")
Camera/Eyepiece Connection1.25 inch
Dawes Limit1.45 arcseconds
Finder IncludedRed Dot Finder
Focal Length400 mm
Focal Ratiof/5
Free ShippingYes
Highest Magnification160x
Light Gathering Power131x
Limiting Magnitude13.3
Optical DesignDoublet
Tube Weight2.8 lbs


  • Meade Adventure Scope 80 mm f/5 Doublet Achromatic Refracting Telescope OTA.
  • Pan-and-Tilt Mount.
  • Lightweight Aluminum Tripod (with Weight Hook/ Spreader).
  • Eyepiece, 1.25-inch [No.1]: 18 mm/22x Magnification.
  • Eyepiece, 1.25-inch [No.2]: 6 mm/66x.
  • Diagonal, 1.25-inch: 90-Degree Erect-Image.
  • Focuser, 1.25-inch: Rack and Pinion.
  • Red Dot Finderscope.
  • Rugged Backpack.
  • AutoStar Suite - Astronomer Edition planetarium software on DVD.
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John W.
United States United States
Nice scope

Overall the scope works well for the money, the eye pieces are a little cheap but still useful,the only downside truly was the tripod,almost useless.

United States United States
Со год И лике ит

И усе то мы камера то усе ватчинг нигхт ский

Kurt A.
United States United States
Great for the kids and for light weight travel

Needing to get out to some dark skies or check out the moon in the city? Some people just want something they can enjoy with ease without all the heavy lifting and space being taken up in the car. This is a perfect scope on the go! Are your children wanting to learn astronomy or perhaps you'd like to find something serene and peaceful to bond over with them? Look no further! I got this for my son who enjoys every moment of using this. Tell em Kurt sent you

United States
Great starter scope

I got this little scope for a friend's 12 year old and it went together easily and worked great. He was thrilled.

Donald S.
United States
Christmas present

We will all know on Christmas day how to rate your product.