Meade

Used Meade 10" f/10 ACF OTA w/UHTC

SKU: U2207-TH-1010-60-01


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  • $1,499.99
  • Regular price $2,399.99

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This is a used Meade 10" ACF OTA with standard accessories.  It is in very good condition, with some light dust and a minimal amount of streaking on the corrector plate, consistent with normal use.  We have not tried to clean the streaks.  
This does not have its original shipping boxes, so it is for in-store pickup only.  
 
 
  • 10" f/10 Advanced Coma Free Optics - 2500mm focal length
  • Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC)
  • Oversized Low-Expansion Borosilicate Primary Mirror
  • 26mm Plossl
  • 8x50 finderscope
  • Primary Mirror Lock for increased image stability
  • Losmandy-style Dovetail

Advanced Coma-Free LX200 Optical Tube comes with Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UTHC), Oversized Low-Expansion Borosilicate Primary Mirror, Schott Borofloat Glass Corrector Plate, Diffraction Limited Optics, Losmandy-style dovetail, and Dust Cover.

The Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optical system has brought the highest level of optical performance well within the reach of most amateurs. Using the Meade exclusive design, ACF optics achieve aplanatic performance — with a flatter field, reduced astigmatism and eliminated diffractions spikes — equal to Ritchy-Chétien systems, at a fraction of the price. Coupled with Meade’s Ultra- High Transmission Coatings (standard on all LX200-ACF systems), you have the ultimate in premium optics.

All LX200 models feature a primary mirror locking mechanism, which effectively prevents movement of the primary mirror during long exposure astrophotography or observing. Turn the lock knob located just above the telescopes main focus knob and the progressive-tension primary lock completely cancels any residual image shift due to mirror movement during visual, photographic, or imaging applications.

The 8" LX200 Optical Tube Assembly #1010-60-01 has a 2500mm focal length, an f/10 focal ratio, and weighs 26lbs.

Specifications

Series LX200 Telescopes
Warranty 1 Year
Experience Level Intermediate, Advanced
Clear Aperture 10"
Optical Design Advanced Coma-Free (ACF)
Optical Coatings UHTC™
Focal Length 2500mm
Focal Ratio f/10
Resolving Power (Dawes' Limit) 0.456 arc-seconds
Oversized Primary Mirror Yes
Mirror Lock Yes
Assembled Product Weight 26 lbs
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