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Meade #505 CONNECTOR CABLE SET (07505) $33.75
Meade 505 Connector Cable Set #07505. This is a PC to AutoStar or AudioStar connector cable only. Allows connection of a Meade 497 AutoStar or Meade AudioStar keypad to a PC serial port using Meade AutoStar Suite software. Description When used with appropriate software it allows for telescope control from the PC, downloading software updates, and cloning one keypad to another so you can share user created databases. Software not included. Comes with a 3 foot 4 pin to 4 pin cable, a 6 foot 4 pin to 6 pin cable, and a 6 pin to RS-232 serial interface adapter....
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Meade 8" F/10 LX200 ACF OTA W/UHTC (0810-6... $2,362.49
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. Description 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. Coupled with Meades 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,...
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Meade USB TO RS 232 (SERIAL) ADAPTER (07507) $87.74
Meade USB to RS-232 (Serial) Adapter #07507. The USB to RS-232 Serial Adapter permits connection of any Meade telescope's RS-232 serial interface to a PC or laptops available USB Port. This allows you to use the Meade #505 Cable Connector Kit with Software or #506 Cable Connector Kit with Software to connect your telescope to the PC. Description A driver for the USB adapter is included on a CD, which effectively creates a virtual serial port within the PC. The USB adapter and software are compatible with Windows 98, ME, 2000 and XP. For Windows 32-bit operating systems. USB support...
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Meade 10" F/8 LX850 ACF OTA W/UHTC (1008-8... $4,454.99
Meade 10" f/8 ACF Optical Tube Assembly #1008-80-01 with the Losmandy-style dovetail. The bare essentials for an unbeatable price. We've heard your requests, and we listened. That's why we're proud to offer the f/8 OTA without the accessories for an ultra-low cost. Description Building on Meade's award-winning Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optics, the 10" OTA employs a fast f/8 optical system with high-contrast baffling that ensures crisp, pinpoint imaging to the very edge of the field. Features an internal zero image shift Crayford-style focusing system with a two-speed 7:1 reduction control that provides smooth, precise focusing at any magnification. Also features...
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Meade LX200 ACF 12" f10 OTA (1210-60-01) $5,534.99
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. Description 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-Chetien 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...
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Meade LX90 ACF 8" f10 Computerized Telesco... $4,184.99
On Sale From August 15 to September 16, 2022! Catch this one quick! The Meade 8" LX90 ACF telescope is an extremely versatile, high-resolution Go-To telescope, in a very compact form given the large aperture. With pushbutton controls, automatic locating and tracking of celestial objects, and a wealth of object data at your fingertips in the AudioStar controller, the LX90 will provide hours of enjoyment under the night sky. Both visual astronomers and astrophotographers alike will appreciate the quality and capability of this powerful telescope. Description Features an 8" aperture, 2032mm focal length, and f/10 focal ratio with Dual-Fork Mounting....
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Meade 6"/8" LX85 ACF Telescope w/ Mount an... from $3,374.99
The Meade 6"/8” f/10 LX85 ACF telescopes with mount and tripod host a number of high end features, in a package much smaller than your average reflector. The Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) design provides a tack sharp image with no coma distortion, inherent in some other designs. The ACF system also provides for a flatter field of view, perfect for astro-imagers with larger camera sensors. Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC) provide beautifully bright images of deep-sky objects, with excellent contrast of surface features found on the moon and planets. The optics feature an oversized low-expansion Borosilicate primary mirror and Schott® Borofloat® glass...
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Meade 6"/8" LX85 Astrograph Reflector Tele... from $2,834.99
The Meade 6"8" f/4 LX85 astrograph reflector telescopes are compact wide field telescopes. The 8" version has an immense amount of light grasp, thanks to the large 8” BK7 (Borosilicate) mirror and >90% enhanced reflectivity coatings. The f/4.1-f/4 system is incredibly fast, meaning with a camera it will collect a lot of light in a short time, perfect for taking shorter exposures while still recording all sorts of detail in the nebulae and galaxies. With an 800mm focal length, pairing the 8" version with a DSLR or other astro camera will yield large and rich swaths of sky, perfect for...
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Meade ADAPTER PLATE, LX65/LS/LT TO SFT (62... $121.49
This anodized black adapter plate allows the LS/LT/LX65 telescopes to be mounted onto the Standard or Giant Field Tripods. Description The plate is made of aluminum and treated with a black anodized finish. Quick Overview Adapter plate for LX/65/LS/LT telescope models Will mount onto standard or giant field tripods Specifications Weight 1.2 lbs. Dimensions Diameter: 180mm Height: 20mm Additional included accessories Three (3) 5/16" X 18 SHCS Three (3) 5/16" Washers Hex Wrench Warranty Two year
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Meade LX85 10 LBS COUNTERWEIGHT (617005) $202.49
Use this Meade Instruments 10 lb Counterweight to properly balance an optical tube assembly (OTA) on your LX85 GoTo German equatorial mount. Description It can be used in place of the 9-pound counterweight that came with the mount for smaller OTAs or in conjunction with it for larger telescopes or when adding heavier accessories, guidescopes, or imaging rigs. The weight has a center hole for the counterweight shaft, and a thumbscrew that allows the weight to be secured anywhere along the shaft's length to achieve the precise balance required for smooth tracking and reduced stress on the gears. Quick Overview...
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Meade 16" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $256.49
The Meade 16" f/10 Losmandy Dovetail Rail Assembly is useful if you have an older 16" f/10 ACF Optical Tube that did not come with any mounting dovetail rails. Description Also useful if you are 'de-forking' an optical tube off of a fork mount, and wish to then use the tube on an EQ mount compatible with Losmandy dovetail rails. Can also be used on top of the optical tube as a second mounting dovetail system to hold accessories. Quick Overview Dovetail Rail assembly Includes radius blocks Designed for the f/10 version of the optical tube Works on top of...
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Meade 14" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $188.99
The Meade 14" f/10 Losmandy Dovetail Rail Assembly is useful if you have an older 14" f/10 ACF Optical Tube that did not come with any mounting dovetail rails, or if you wish to convert a current optical tube from the Vixen dovetail over to the Losmandy Dovetail. Description Also useful if you are 'de-forking' an optical tube off of a fork mount, and wish to then use the tube on an EQ mount compatible with Losmandy dovetail rails. Can also be used on top of the optical tube as a second mounting dovetail system to hold accessories. Quick Overview...

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