LX65 Series - 5" MAK OTA ONLY

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  • 127mm (5") Maksutov-Cassegrain
  • 1900mm Focal Length
  • f/15 Focal Ratio
  • 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepiece & Red-Dot Viewfinder INCLUDED
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    The LX65 Series 5" MAK features a Maksutov-Cassegrain optical design for pinpoint star images and extraordinary contrast, making it a great deep sky performer and ideal for detailed lunar and planetary observation as it easily soars to high magnifications. Features a 5" (127mm) aperture, 1900mm focal length, and f/15 focal ratio. Equipped with an internal single speed focuser and Ultra High Transmission Coatings (UHTC™) for the improvement of brighter star clusters, more fine detail in nebulae, and greater surface features on planets. Includes (1) 26mm, 1.25" Super Plossl eyepiece and a red-dot viewfinder along with a vixen-style dovetail. With included accessories, the OTA  weighs 3.2kg (6lbs. 11oz.) and has dimensions of 42.5cm x 20cm x 16cm.

    The heart of any telescope is its optics. Meade delivers the highest quality professional grade optics available. These optical tubes feature large apertures coupled with Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC™), giving you the ultimate in premium optics. The LX65 is an ideal high-resolution visual observing instrument but 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.

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    Series LX65 Telescopes
    UPC 709942999556
    Warranty 1 Year
    Eyepieces Type Super Plössl
    Activity Astroimaging, Observing
    Type Maksutov-Cassegrain
    Clear Aperture 5" (127mm)
    Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrain
    Optical Coatings UHTC™
    Focal Length 1900mm
    Focal Ratio f/15
    Viewfinder Red-Dot Viewfinder
    Eyepiece(s) 26mm Super Plössl, 1.25"
    Barlow None
    Focuser Mechanism Single Speed Internal Focuser
    Diagonal Meade #07202 Diagonal Mirror, 1.25"
    Typical Guiding Performance with StarLock < 1 arc-second
    Assembled Product Dimensions 42.5cm x 20cm x 16cm
    Assembled Product Weight 3.2kg (6lbs 11oz)