The LX85 Series is the perfect choice for the cultivated observer and astro-imager looking to chase deep-sky objects! This mount includes an integrated autoguider port to readily connect to your autoguider camera, making your astro-imaging experience easy and straightforward. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Its … JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. The LX85 Series 5" Refractor has an Achromat Refractor design with a high-quality air-space objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Known for its groundbreaking telescopic designs, Meade has introduced dozens of improvements over... © 2020 Meade Instruments Corp. All Rights Reserved. Seamlessly image the best parts of the night sky with not having to worry about performing a meridian flip. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Features a 4.72" (120mm) aperture, 700mm focal length, and f/5.8 focal ratio. 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. Product Description The LX85 Series 5" Refracting Telescope has an Achromat Refractor design with a high-quality air-space objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. Features a 4.72" (120mm) aperture, 700mm focal length, and f/5.8 focal ratio. $449.00. Buy more and save Quantity Discount. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. I'd been looking sometime for a big refractor before settling for Meade Instrument's AR-5, 5" (127mm) f/9 refractor. With a large 120mm objective and a focal ratio of f/5.8, you will be amazed at the bright stars against a dark sky. The LX85 Series 5" class Refractor has an Achromatic Refractor design with a high-quality air-space objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. Meade AR-5 OTA review (long) - posted in Refractors : Hi all, I hope its ok to post this here. Features a 4.72" (120mm) aperture, 700mm focal length, and f/5.8 focal ratio. Features a 4.72" (120mm) aperture, 700mm focal length, and f/5… Meade LX85 5" Refractor OTA The Meade LX85 R5 achromatic refractor boasts air-space doublet achromatic optics. AudioStar™ features a built-in speaker that plays educational content about the celestial objects you view! Ratings Distribution. Meade LX85 5" Refractor OTA. Meade Instruments: A world leader in the manufacturing of Telescopes, Solar Telescopes, Microscopes, Optics, Binoculars, for amateur astronomers and hobbyists Apochromatic Refractor (APO) - Telescopes Telescopes, Solar Telescopes, Binoculars, Spotting Scopes Meade WhiteLight Telescopes and Binocular, Series 5000 MWA (Mega Wide-Angle) Eyepieces, Series 5000 PWA (Premium Wide-Angle) Eyepieces, Series 5000 UHD (Ultra-High Definition) Eyepieces, 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepieces INCLUDED. The Meade LX70 5” Achromat Refractor is equipped with a high-quality air-spaced objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. The Meade LX85 R5 achromatic refractor boasts air-space doublet achromatic optics. STURDY GOTO MOUNTThe LX85 mount features a vixen-style dovetail, for mounting optical tubes up to 33lbs, coupled with a sturdy build, that ensure smooth tracking performance. Includes (2) 1.25" Plossl eyepieces (9.7mm & 26mm) and a viewfinder (8x50 optical with crosshair) along with a Vixen-style dovetail. Features a 4.72" (120mm) aperture, 700mm focal length, and f/5.8 focal ratio. Meade Instruments is acknowledged as one of the most innovative and dynamic companies in the telescope market. Equipped with multi-coated optical coatings and a 2" Rack & Pinion Focuser. With included accessories, the OTA  weighs 10.93 lbs (4.97kg) and has dimensions of 14.8cm x 79 cm. The LX85 Series 5" Refractor has an Achromat Refractor design with a high-quality air-space objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. This stable mount can impressively handle slight load imbalances with ease. 4.5. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. StarPro AZ™ 102mm Refracting Telescope . Add to Cart. At the time of this review there are only 6 left at this price. GoTo German Equatorial Mount with 33 lb. This telescope is … Payload Capacity, Features AudioStar™: 30,000+ Object-Database, 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepieces INCLUDED, 8x50 Optical Viewfinder with Crosshair INCLUDED, Meade WhiteLight Telescopes and Binocular, Series 5000 MWA (Mega Wide-Angle) Eyepieces, Series 5000 PWA (Premium Wide-Angle) Eyepieces, Series 5000 UHD (Ultra-High Definition) Eyepieces, 12v Power, HBX, Aux1, ST-4 Autoguider Port, DEC, Electronic Focuser, Illuminated Reticle, 47.2" X 47.2" X 65" (120cm x 120cm x 165cm). Use as a stand-alone mount or maximize your viewing potential with an array of different optical tubes. With it's included integer gearing in the motor drive, you’ll be able to track through long exposures using permanent periodic error correction (PPEC), another benefit for astrophotography. LX85 Series - 5" Refractor OTA ONLY . Assembled Product Weight: 45.03 lbs. Equipped with multi-coated optical coatings and a 2" Rack & Pinion Focuser. With a large 120mm objective and a focal ratio of f/5.8, you will be amazed at the … Assembled Product Dimensions: 47.2" x 47.2" x 65". The large 5" multi-coated optics and a focal ratio of f/5.8, the stars will shine like jewels on a dark background sky. Meade AR-5 5” Refractor … Meade LX85 5" f/5.8 Achromatic Refractor Telescope with 8x50 Crosshair Optical Viewfinder (Optical Tube Assembly Only) SKU: MDLX85OTA5AR MFR: 217020. Includes (2) 1.25" Plossl eyepieces (9.7mm & 26mm) and a viewfinder (8x50 optical with crosshair) along with a vixen-style dovetail. 5 Stars (1) 4 Stars (1) 3 Stars (0) 2 Stars (0) 1 Stars (0) Be the first to review this item Our Price $449.00 VIP360. The LX85 Series 5" Refracting Telescope has an Achromat Refractor design with a high-quality air-space objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. At just 10.9 pounds, this optical tube assembly is lightweight enough for many different mounts. Meade's new LX85 Series features a high-quality, portable, GoTo, German Equatorial Mount. I'd been looking sometime for a big refractor before settling for Meade Instrument's AR-5, 5" (127mm) f/9 refractor. The Meade LX70 5” Achromat Refractor is equipped with a high-quality air-spaced objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations. This is my first attempt at an in depth scope review, and I hope it will benefit those who may be interested. Meade Instruments is acknowledged as one of the most innovative and dynamic companies in the telescope market. I didnt now how to submit one for the Reviews section outside of the forum. $239.00. I bought mine from Meade's eBay Factory Outlet for $329.00, shipping … Meade ETX-60AT Refractor Astro Digital Telescope WITH TRIPOD 4.5 out of 5 stars (38) 38 product ratings - Meade ETX-60AT Refractor Astro Digital Telescope WITH TRIPOD JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. AUDIOSTAR™ HAND BOXWith the included AudioStar™ hand controller, you have easy access to 30,000-objects, that you can view with a simple press of a button! I bought mine from Meade's eBay Factory Outlet for $329.00, shipping included, out of a supply of 30 "leftovers" from the production run of LXD-55 systems. Known for its groundbreaking telescopic designs, Meade has introduced dozens of improvements over... © 2020 Meade Instruments Corp. All Rights Reserved. About the Meade 5" Refractor Telescope The Meade R5 achromatic refractor will strike a beautiful pose sitting atop the matching LX85 Equatorial Mount.
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