MEADE OTA SALE: Prices good only while supplies last! This is a great 2nd OTA for German equatorial mount owners.
Please note: This is the OTA only. Mount, counterweight, and software not included.
Meade LX80 SC-6 OTA (optical tube assembly). This 6" SC Schmidt-Cassegrain model includes the Meade 6" (152mm) f/10 optical tube with industry leading Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC) achieving 15% better light transmission than standard coatings, thermally stable oversized primary mirror, and water-white glass corrector plate unlike the inferior plate glass used by some other telescope manufacturers. The result is a spectacular viewing experience not available on competitors' SC telescopes.
Also includes a Vixen-style mounting rail, a Meade Series 4000 26mm eyepiece, an 8x50 viewfinder with quick release dovetail mount, and a quality 1.25" Diagonal Prism. Compatible with all Meade and other brand 1.25” barrel size eyepieces including Series 4000 and Series 5000.
OTA weight (without finder/diagonal/eyepiece) = 10 lbs - 14 oz.
Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty (within US/Canada only).