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Meade LX85 6" Newtonian Reflecting OTA Telescope

SKU : ME-217021

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  • Complete your astronomy kit or upgrade your OTA!
  • Vixen-style dovetail makes it compatible with a wide variety of mounts.
  • The OTA alone weighs 11.38 pounds and has dimensions of 7.4 inches x 27.6 inches.

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  • The LX85 6-inch Newtonian Reflector OTA Telescope is designed with a Vixen-style dovetail rail to make it compatible with a wide variety of mounts from virtually any manufacturer.

    This version of the LX85 is offered without a mount or tripod for users who already have a reliable support system and are looking to upgrade their OTA, or add another to their astronomy kit. 

    Features of the Meade LX85 6-inch Newtonian Reflector OTA Telescope

    • A Newtonian Reflector with parabolic primary mirror optical design.
    • This f/5 optical system provides spectacular wide-field images for deep-sky observations and astrophotography.
    • Equipped with a 2-inch rack & pinion focuser and aluminum with SiO2 optical coatings.
    • Includes (2) 1.25-inch Plossl eyepieces (9.7 mm & 26 mm), a viewfinder (8x50 optical with crosshair) along with a Vixen-style dovetail.

  • specifications

    Aperture150 mm (6")
    Camera/Eyepiece Connection2" Nosepiece
    Dawes Limit0.77 arcseconds
    Focal Length750 mm
    Focal Ratiof/5
    Free ShippingYes
    Highest Magnification300x
    Light Gathering Power459x
    Limiting Magnitude14.6
    Optical DesignNewtonian
  • included items

    • Complete your astronomy kit or upgrade your OTA!
    • Vixen-style dovetail makes it compatible with a wide variety of mounts.
    • The OTA alone weighs 11.38 pounds and has dimensions of 7.4 inches x 27.6 inches.

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