LX70 R6 6" Newtonian Reflector Optical Tube Assembly (DISCONTINUED)

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  • This product is discontinued
  • SKU: 270021

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    **This product is discontinued**

    The Meade LX70 6” Newtonian Reflector is equipped with a high-quality f/5 parabolic primary mirror. This fast f/5 optical system provides spectacular wide-field images for the discriminating deep-sky observer and astro-photographer. Its 6” aperture allows it to resolve details down to 0.76 arc-seconds across and can be viewed using the two included 1.25” Plossl eyepieces (9mm & 26mm). The 6x30 optical viewfinder with cross-hair reticle makes locating faint object quickly and easily. The 2" Crayford-style focuser ensures smooth motion when focusing.

    NOTE: Shown in photo with LX70 German Equatorial Mount, not included. Sold without the mount, ready for your own custom mounting.

    Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.

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    Series LX70 Telescopes
    Discontinued Yes
    Warranty 1 Year
    Experience Level Intermediate
    Clear Aperture 150mm (6")
    Optical Design Newtonian Reflector (Parabolic)
    Focal Length 750mm
    Focal Ratio f/5
    Resolving Power (Dawes' Limit) 0.760 arc-seconds
    Viewfinder 6x30 with cross-hair reticle
    Eyepiece(s) 1.25” Plossl Eyepiece, 1.25” Plossl Eyepiece
    Focuser Mechanism 2" Crayford-style with 1.25" adapter
    Dovetail Vixen-style with cradle rings
    Typical Guiding Performance with StarLock < 1 arc-second