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MEADE - 12" f/8 LX600-ACF GoTo w/UHTC StarLockThis product is highly recommended
Code: 1208-70-01
LX600™-ACF 12 inch aperture f/8 Advanced Coma-Free telescope with StarLock™


Meade’s remarkable LX600 f/8 ACF with StarLock technology takes a giant leap forward by making astro-imaging much easier and making setup and transportation a breeze. The LX600 is a simple to operate, portable package that makes taking great astrophotos as easy as focusing your camera and opening the shutter. The collection of features and technology integrated into the LX600 is unavailable from any other manufacturer and its ease of use cannot be duplicated by just attaching a set of add-ons to another scope.

12" f/8 Advanced Coma Free Optics - 2438mm focal length
Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC)
Crayford Focuser
StarLock automatic guider
AutoStar II GOTO system
Heavy-duty Giant Field tripod

Specifications:

Clear Aperture:12"
Optical Design Advanced Coma-Free (ACF)
Optical Coatings: UHTC™
Focal Length: 2438mm
Focal Ratio: f/8
Resolving Power (Dawes Limit) 0.380 arc-seconds
Oversized Primary Mirror: Yes
Viewfinder: 8x50mm with cross-hair reticle
Eyepiece: 26mm Series 4000™ Super Plössl
Focuser Mechanism: Internal Crayford-style, zero image-shift, dual speed 7:1 focuser
Diagonal: 1.25" diagonal prism
Mount Type: Heavy-duty fork type; double-tine; removable
Hand Controller: AutoStar® II
Object Database: 145,000 objects
Pointing Precision: (High-Precision Mode) 1 arc-minute (+/-)
Periodic Error Correction: Both Axes
Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PPEC): Yes
StarLock™: Yes
Typical Guiding Performance with StarLock:< 1 arc-second
Slow Motion Controls: Mechanical & Electronic
Slew Speeds: RA and Dec: 0.01x to1.0x sidereal, variable in 0.01x increments; 2x, 8x, 16x, 64x, 128x sidereal; 1°/sec. to 2°/sec., variable in 0.1° increments.
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Lunar, or custom-selected from 2000 incremental rates
Control Panel: 12v DC in, 12v DC out, Power, Focuser, Reticle, Handbox port, 1 computer connection port (RS232), 1 StarLock port, 1 Aux guide port
Tripod Giant Field Tripod
Power (Optional) 12v DC, 5 amp Meade Universal Power Supply.
Batteries (User-Supplied) 8 x C cells
GPS Receiver:Yes
Time Chip:Yes
Electronic Focuser: Optional
Smart Mount™ Yes
Smart Drive™ Yes
Anti-vibration Pads: Included
Wedge: Optional



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