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Meade LX65 Series 8-Inch f/10 Advanced Coma-Free Catadioptric GoTo Telescope
Condition: Brand New in Original Packaging
SKU: 228004

What's in the Box

  • Meade LX65 Series 8-inch f/10 Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) Catadioptric GoTo Telescope
  • 1.25-inch Super Plössl Eyepiece
  • Red-Dot Viewfinder
  • 1-Year Warranty

Meade LX65 Mount and Tripod with AudioStar

The Meade LX65 Mount and Tripod with AudioStar is a compact and sturdy mount designed to hold up to two optical tubes for double the power and optical performance. Thanks to the quick and portable setup, you’ll be taking in the incredible sights of the universe in no time. Featuring a 3 piece design, the Meade LX65 Mount and Tripod doesn’t require any tools to set up so you can easily transport your Meade optics to your favorite stargazing site.

More Versatility

The LX65 is bringing more versatility to your nighttime star gazing. Capable of connecting to two optical tubes at once thanks to the two dovetail receivers, the Meade Mount and Tripod gives you more options for a superior optical performance. The Single-arm motorized Alt-Azimuth mount can attach up to a 7lb OTA on the secondary saddle for a chance to observe your objects both in wide field or close up. The tripod has a fully adjustable height to accommodate a wide variety of users and viewing positions. Built from stainless steel, the tripod legs bring you superior strength and durability.


The Meade AudioStar hand controller features audio files and an internal speaker. This computerized celestial object location system plugs into the telescope's handbox port, allowing a quick telescope alignment. Once aligned with the sky, the AudioStar is ready to take you to any object in the over 30,000 object database. In addition to GOTO and tracking capability, AudioStar permits a wide array of fascinating and educational functions such as multiple guided tours, digital positional readouts, the ability to link with a PC, and so much more.

  • Holds up to two optical tubes
  • Single-Arm Motorized Alt-Az Mount
  • AudioStar GoTo computer hand controller
  • 30,000 object database
  • Audio commentary and sky tours
  • Three tracking rates, eight slew speeds
  • Dual vixen dovetail saddles
  • Stainless steel tripod with leg lock
  • Meade LX65 Mount and Tripod with AudioStar

Meade LX65 8" ACF Catadioptric Telescope (OTA Only)

The X65 8" ACF Catadioptric Telescope by Meade offers highest quality professional optics augmented by Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings for superior optical experience. Its Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) design in combination with single speed internal focuser delivers clear, flatter images in fine detail. The telescope features an 8" aperture, 2,032 mm focal length, and f/10 focal ratio and includes 26mm,1.25" Super Plossl eyepiece and a red-dot viewfinder along with a vixen-style dovetail.

Meade Optics 

The LX65 is an ideal high-resolution visual observing instrument, that is also fully qualified for the more advanced areas of astronomy, including planetary astrophotgraphy. Observe Saturn's rings, the surface of the Moon, and even the cloud bands on Jupiter in great detail.

  • 8" aperture, 2,032 mm focal length and f/10 focal ratio
  • Advanced Coma-Free optical design 
  • Ultra High Transmission Coatings
  • Internal single speed focuser
  • Qualified for planetary astrophotography
  • Meade LX65 8" ACF Catadioptric Telescope (OTA Only)
  • 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepiece 
  • Red-Dot Viewfinder
  • 1 year warranty





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