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LX85 8" Reflector (OTA Only)


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  • 200mm (8") Newtonian Reflector
  • 1000mm (f/5) Focal Length
  • GoTo German Equatorial Mount with 33 lb. Payload Capacity
  • Features AudioStar™: 30,000+ Object-Database
  • Vixen-Style Dovetail Receiver
  • 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl (1.25") Eyepieces INCLUDED
  • 8x50 Optical Viewfinder with Crosshair INCLUDED

            The LX85 Series 8" Reflector has a Newtonian Reflector with parabolic primary optical design and features a 8" (200mm) aperture, 1000mm focal length, and f/5 focal ratio. This fast f/5 optical system provides spectacular wide-field images for the discriminating deep-sky observer and astrophotographer. Equipped with a 2" rack & pinion focuser and aluminum with SiO2 optical coatings. Includes (2) 1.25" Plossl eyepieces (9.7mm & 26mm) and a viewfinder (8x50 optical with crosshair) along with a vixen-style dovetail. With included accessories, the OTA weighs 18.4 lbs (8.4kg) and has dimensions of 9.4" x 39.8" (24 cm x 93.5 cm). 

            Series LX85 Telescopes
            UPC 709942999211
            Warranty 1 Year
            Experience Level Beginner, Intermediate
            Clear Aperture 8" (200mm)
            Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
            Focal Length 1000mm
            Focal Ratio f/5
            Viewfinder 8x50 Optical with Crosshair
            Eyepiece(s) 9.7mm & 26mm Super Plössl, 1.25"
            Focuser Mechanism 2" Rack and Pinion
            Assembled Product Dimensions 9.4" x 39.8" (24 cm x 93.5 cm)
            Assembled Product Weight 18.4 lbs (8.4 kgs)
            SKU: 217022
            Barcode: 709942999211