Meade LXD75 Telescope Series
Meade LXD 75 Details
The Meade LXD75 series offers a wide range of types of telescopes including Achromatic Refractor, and Schmidt-Newtonian types. Here's a full list of the models available.
- N-6 AT 6 inch Newtonian
- SN-6 AT 6 inch Schmidt-Newtonian
- SN-8 AT 8 inch Schmidt-Newtonian
- SN-10 AT 10 inch Schmidt-Newtonian
- ACF-8 AT 8 inch ACF
- AR-5 AT 5 inch Achromatic Refractor
- AR-6 AT 6 inch Achromatic Refractor
The optics are mounted in precision-machined aluminum cells and encased in sturdy steel tubes. The tubes are closed to prevent image distortion by air currents and to help keep the optics clean.
In the Schmidt-Newtonian and ACF models, there are white water glass corrector lenses to increase light transmission by over 10%.
All models come with a sturdy German equatorial mount using heavy-duty castings and stainless steel ball bearings for precise alignment of the telescope.
- Precision-machined aluminum cells and sturdy steel tubes
- White water glass corrector lenses
- Individually Figured Optics
- Pyrex? Primary Mirrors
- Fast f/Ratios
- Stable German Equatorial Mount
- High-Precision Worm Gears
- High-Precision Pointing functionality
- Meade AutoStar functionality
|Optical Design||Newtonian||Schmidt-Newtonian||ACF||Achromatic Refractor|
|Model||N-6 AT||SN-6 AT||SN-8 AT||SN-10 AT||ACF-8 AT||AR-5 AT||AR-6 AT|
|Aperture||6" (152mm)||6" (152mm)||8" (203mm)||10" (254mm)||8" (203mm)||5" (127mm)||6" (152mm)|
|Primary Mirror||Plate Glass||Pyrex®||Pyrex®||Pyrex®||Pyrex®||N/A||N/A|
|Viewfinder||6 x 30||8 x 50||8 x 50||8 x 50||8 x 50||8 x 50||8 x 50|
|Hand Controller||Electronic||AutoStar #497||AutoStar #497||AutoStar #497||AutoStar #497||AutoStar #497||AutoStar #497|