The Meade LX65 6-inch Maksutov-Cassegrain yields high-contrast, pinpoint star images ideal for lunar, planetary and deep sky imaging! This MAK's multi-coated optics coupled with its portable Alt-Azimuth Mount will haveastroimagersof all levels on their way to chasing celestial objects at a great price!
This telescope's Maksutov-Cassegrain optical design is ideal for high-contrast deep sky imaging as well as detailed lunar and planetary observing. In addition to top-of-the-line optics, the Meade LX65 portable Alt-Azimuth Mount not only comes equipped with the AudioStar Hand Controller, giving you GoTo and Tracking capabilities for over 30,000 celestial objects, but also has the capability to use two OTAs at once using its two vixen-style saddles!
Ultra High Transmission Coatings (UHTC)- improves the brightness of star clusters, produces finer detail in nebulae, displays greater surface features on planets.
AudioStar Controller-controls the telescope to find and track any of over 30,000 celestial objects and gives you an audio guide of astronomical objects including planets, stars, constellations, clusters, nebula, galaxies and much more!
2 Vixen-Style Saddles-capable of holding two OTAs at once
150 mm (6")
Light Gathering Power
Mount Head Weight
12V 5A max
Two Vixen-Style Dovetail Receivers Gives Ability To Hold Two Optical Tubes At Once.
150 mm (6-inch) Maksutov-Cassegrain
Focal Length: 1800 mm
Focal Ratio: f/12.
GoTo Mount/ Hand Controller with AudioStar: 30,000+ Object-Database.
Single Arm Alt-Azimuth Mount with Built-In Handle.