Meade Lx 800

Meade LX800 Series

LX800 Series Details

The Meade LX800 range comprises of four telescopes, three reflector and one refractor. The reflectors come in three apertures, 10, 12 and 14 inches with the refractor sporting a 130mm aperture.

The reflectors all sport Meade's Advanced Coma-Free optics and all models come with a precision machined German Equatorial mount.

The mount conveniently comes with internal channeling for cables to prevent the cables catching on the mount as the telescope tracks.

Possibly the most important feature on the LX800 series of telescopes from Meade is the StarLock technology which enables automatic targeting and guiding during imaging. With Meade's LightSwitch technology, StarLock uses two cameras to find and track your object down to an amazing 0.01 arcsecond precision.

The Meade LX800 Series offers the high-end amateur astronomer and astrophotographer a telescope system of amazing performance.

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  • Fast f/8 Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optical systems (reflectors)
  • 130mm 3-element, air-spaced apochromatic f/7 refractor
  • StarLock full-time automatic integrated guider
  • German Equatorial Mount
  • Internal Crayford-style primary mirror focusing system
  • Internal cabling
Specifications 10" 12" 14" 130mm
Optical Design Advanced Coma Free Advanced Coma Free Advanced Coma Free Apochromatic Refractor
Clear Aperture 10" (254mm) 12" (305mm) 14" (356mm) 130mm
Focal Length Focal Ratio 2032mm f/8 3048mm f/8 3556mm f/8 910mm f/7
Telescope Mounting Heavy-duty German Equatorial
Eyepiece HD-60 25mm, long eye relief, premium eyepiece
Viewfinder 8x50mm with cross-hair reticle
Primary Mirror Low-expansion borosilicate glass N/A
Secondary Mirror Individually figured with primary mirror for maximum correction. Low-expansion borosilicate glass N/A
Correcting Plate/Lens Aspheric high-spectral transmission Borofloat glass from Schott AG Germany N/A
Total Net Telescope Weight 33 lbs. TBD TBD 25 lbs.
Telescope Shipping Weight 44 lbs. TBD TBD 40 lbs.
Price $7,999 $8,999 $9,999 $8,999

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