Meade LX850 12" ACF OTA w/ UHTC

  • Clear aperture 12" (305)mm
  • 2438 mm focal length, focal ratio 1:8
  • Resolving power 0.38"
  • Internal focuser, Crayford style with 7:1 dual speed transmission
  • Mirrors made of borosillicate glass, correcting plate made of Schoot Borofloat
  • SKU: MEA-1208-80-01
    Stock Status: AVAILABLE (3 - 7 days)

    $6,769.00

    Retail Price $7699


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    Meade LX850 12" ACF OTA w/ UHTC

    The Meade LX850 12" ACF OTA w/ UHTC builds on the Meade's award-winning Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optics which is more powerful and high-precision, it is within the reach of all ambitious amateur astronomers. This 12" OTA uses a fast f/8 optical system with high-contrast baffling that cover crisp, pinpoint imaging to the entire field of view.

    It is build with an internal zero image shift Crayford-style focusing system with a two speed 7:1 reduction control that provides smooth, precise focusing at any magnification, Moreover, it also features the Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings to boost the brightness and contrast.

    Features::

    • Clear aperture 12" (305)mm
    • 2438 mm focal length, focal ratio 1:8
    • Resolving power 0.38"
    • Internal focuser, Crayford style with 7:1 dual speed transmission
    • Mirrors made of borosillicate glass, correcting plate made of Schoot Borofloat
    • Weights at 18.6kg (tube weight)

    Additional Information
    Additional Information
    Product Weight (KG) 18.6
    Specifications
    Experience Level Advanced
    Optical Coatings UHTC
    Resolving Power( Dawes' Limit) 0.380 arc-seconds
    Oversized Primary Mirror Yes
    Focuser Mechanism Internal Crayford-style, zero image-shift, dual speed 7:1 focuser
    Dovetail Losmandy-style with ultra stable radius blocks
    Assembled Product Weight 18.6kg
    User Level For Advanced
    Telescope Type Advanced Coma-Free
    Aperture Size 12"
    Focal Length 2438mm
    Focal Ratio f/8
    Highest Practical Magnification 610x
    Finderscope None
    Eyepieces No
    Mount Type None
    Tripod None
    Warranty 3 Year
    Video Link No
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