Advanced VX 70mm Quad Astrophotography Bundle


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  • Regular price $2,150.00

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We are bundling one of our favorite astrophotography mounts with some of our favorite APO refractors to create these amazing limited time astrophotography packages! This package with the venerable Celestron Advanced VX mount and the Meade Series 6000 70mm Quad Astrograph makes the perfect astrophotography portable imaging setup to pair with your DSLR or Mirrorless camera.

Comprised of:

  • Meade Series 6000 70mm Quad ED Astrograph f/5 Refractor
  • Hard Case for the 70mm Quad Astrograph
  • Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount
  • FREE Celestron Polar Alignment Scope ($54 value)

 

  • Holds a maximum instrument capacity of 30 lbs
  • 40,000 object database

The new AVX mount was specifically designed to provide optimum imaging performance for smaller telescopes. Now your smaller telescope can take advantage of All-Star Polar Alignment and autoguider support. You’ll be able to track through long exposures using permanently programmable periodic error correction. Image across the meridian without doing a meridian flip, so you can seamlessly image the best part of night sky. 

Experienced imagers will love taking this portable mount to a dark sky site, with all the performance of their larger observatory mount. Or, if you’re new to imaging, this mount will help you get started with the hobby and keep up with your needs for years to come. 

Mount Height (Max) 64" in (1626 mm)
Mount Height (Min) 44" in (1118 mm)
Telescope Type Computerized (GOTO)
Tripod Adjustable, Stainless Steel
Tripod Leg Diameter 2"
Tripod Weight 18 lbs (8.16 kg)
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty
Weight Capacity (Max) 30 lbs
Weight of Counterweights 1 x 12 lbs

 

  • 70mm 4-element ED
  • Native f/5 350mm focal length
  • Aluminum Hard Carry Case Included
  • M48 connector with included M42 Adapter

These telescopes were built with the observer and imager in mind.  With the three element optical design using the highest grade extra-low dispersion optical glass, false color is virtually eliminated, yielding astonishing color correction, contrast, and sharpness. Combined with the dedicated 0.8x Focal Reducer/Flattener, the Series 6000 80mm becomes an f/4.8 imaging powerhouse.

Series Series 6000 APO Refractors
UPC 709942999068
Warranty 1 Year
Focus System Machined 2.5" Dual Speed Rack and Pinion. 10:1 Fine Focus Ratio.
# of Elements 4
Clear Aperture 70mm
Optical Design Apochromatic Refractor
Optical Coatings Fully Multi-Coated
Focal Length 350mm
Focal Ratio f/5
Viewfinder None
Focuser Mechanism 2.5" Dual Speed Rack & Pinion. 10:1 Focuser
Dovetail Vixen-Style
Dew Shield Yes
Assembled Product Dimensions 12.25" x 4.5" x 5.5"
Assembled Product Weight 4.5 lbs.
SKU: MHA-AVX70
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