Meade lx600-ACF 12” Telescope
Condition: Used Like New
I bought this for deep sky imaging but the light pollution in my area was too much for quality imaging. This is a fantastic telescope in the same condition as when I removed it from the large boxes.
. Meade LX600-ACF 12” Telescope and all accessories shipped with a new unit with heavy duty tripod: List $5599
. Meade Wedge equatorial mount: List $599
. Meade Micro Focuser: List $229
. AC power to avoid all those batteries. List $50
Total List Price: $6477 Asking Price: $3999
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From the MFG:
Meade Instruments is proud to announce the latest addition to our line of industry leading developments, the LX600, ready to take your visual and optical astronomy to the next level. The fast f/8 Advanced Coma Free optical system produces a wider, flatter field with no coma for pinpoint stars out to the edge of larger imaging sensors and extreme wide angle eyepieces. Includes StarLock for full time guiding at one arc second precision and LightSwitch style auto-alignment, Crayford style zero shift focuser with reduction, AutoStar II GOTO system with over 145,000 object library, and much more.
This 12" LX600 has 12" diameter f/8 ACF optics (focal length 2438mm) and Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC) for maximum image brightness and contrast. The redesigned mirror mounting system achieves zero image shift and includes an internal Crayford style focuser with two speed, 7:1 reduction control that allows for quick and easy adjustments.
Includes StarLock- the revolutionary new technology that makes target acquisition on your imaging sensor and accurate guiding during exposures completely automatic.
The 12" LX600-ACF comes fully equipped with AutoStar II keypad with 145,000 object library, Meade 1.25" diagonal mirror, 26mm Super Plossl eyepiece and 8x50 viewfinder with quick release bracket.
Power panel includes the following ports: 12V input, 12V output, illuminated reticle, handbox, RS-232 x1, StarLock, Aux, and Focuser.
Approximate Shipping Weight: 203 lbs.
Filed under: High-End Telescope Auctions (USA)