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Meade LX70 8" Reflector Telescope

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  • 200mm (8”) f/5 Newtonian Reflector - 1000mm focal length
  • Fast F/5 Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • German Equatorial Mount
  • Two 1.25” Plossl Eyepieces (9mm & 26mm)
  • 2" Crayford-style Focuser
  • 8x50 Viewfinder Included
  • 3 Years Australian Limited Warranty
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    Summary
    Meade LX70 8" Reflector Telescope

    Another revolutionary product from the innovative LX70 Series, the Meade LX70 8" Refractor Telescope echoes "Light Astroviewing Brilliance" in its name. The Meade LX70 telescopes are high quality telescopes equipped with smooth German-Engineered Equatorial Mount. With its wide 200mm aperture and approximately 1000mm focal length, you will be able to grasp beautiful views of the Moon, planets and the majestic deep space. The mount features a brass-worm gear drives, aluminium setting circles, integrated leveling bubble and a vixen-style dovetail; all working together to offer a smooth yet powerful night sky navigation. The built-in slow-motion controls enable celestial objects tracking with much precision and ease. The strong steel tripod also offers extra assurance on the overall telescope stability. A 8x50 finderscope are included in this telescope set.

    Meade LX70 8" Reflector Telescope Features:
  • 200mm (8”) f/5 Newtonian Reflector - 1000mm focal length
  • Fast F/5 Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • German Equatorial Mount
  • Two 1.25” Plossl Eyepieces (9mm & 26mm)
  • 2" Crayford-style Focuser
  • 8x50 Viewfinder Included
  • 3 Years Australian Limited Warranty
  • Meade LX70 8" Reflector Telescope

    Another revolutionary product from the innovative LX70 Series, the Meade LX70 8" Refractor Telescope echoes "Light Astroviewing Brilliance" in its name. The Meade LX70 telescopes are high quality telescopes equipped with smooth German-Engineered Equatorial Mount. With its wide 200mm aperture and approximately 1000mm focal length, you will be able to grasp beautiful views of the Moon, planets and the majestic deep space. The mount features a brass-worm gear drives, aluminium setting circles, integrated leveling bubble and a vixen-style dovetail; all working together to offer a smooth yet powerful night sky navigation. The built-in slow-motion controls enable celestial objects tracking with much precision and ease. The strong steel tripod also offers extra assurance on the overall telescope stability. A 8x50 finderscope are included in this telescope set.

    Meade LX70 8" Reflector Telescope Features:
  • 200mm (8”) f/5 Newtonian Reflector - 1000mm focal length
  • Fast F/5 Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • German Equatorial Mount
  • Two 1.25” Plossl Eyepieces (9mm & 26mm)
  • 2" Crayford-style Focuser
  • 8x50 Viewfinder Included
  • 3 Years Australian Limited Warranty
  • Specifications
    Specifications
    Clear Aperture 200mm (8")
    Optical Design Newtonian Reflector (Parabolic)
    Focal Length 1000mm
    Focal Ratio f/5
    Resolving Power (Dawes' Limit) 0.570 arc-seconds
    Viewfinder 8x50 with cross-hair reticle
    Eyepiece 2 x 1.25" Plossl Eyepiece
    Focuser Mechanism 2" Crayford-style with 1.25" Adapter
    Diagonal N/A
    Dovetail Vixen-style with Cradle Rings
    Typical Guiding Performance with StarLock < 1 arc-second
    Slow Motion Controls Yes, both axes
    Assembled Product Dimensions 45" x 45" x 78"
    Assembled Product Weight 25.7kg
    User Level For Advanced
    Telescope Type Reflector
    Aperture Size 200mm
    Focal Length 1000mm
    Focal Ratio f/5
    Highest Practical Magnification 400x
    Finderscope 8x50
    Eyepieces Plossl 9mm & 26mm
    Mount Type Equatorial Mount
    Tripod Steel
    Warranty 3 Years Limited Warranty

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