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Meade #1401 TUBE BALANCE WEIGHT SYSTEM (07... $220.99
Balance heavy accessories attached to the front or rear of the telescope with this handy tube weight that attaches easily to the factory-prepared tube of your telescope. Description Attaches in minutes using existing accessory mounting bolts on your scope. No drilling required. Each set includes a single three pound, single two pound and single one pound weight (total of six pounds) permitting considerable variation in the total weight available for balancing. Additional two pound weights available separately, see stock number 07300. For all 8" LX90 and LX200 models including ACF and older Schmidt-Cassegrain designs. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against defects...
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Meade #1402 TUBE BALANCE WEIGHT SYSTEM (07... $220.99
Balance heavy accessories attached to the front or rear of the telescope with this handy tube weight system that attaches easily to the factory-prepared tube of your telescope. Attaches in minutes using existing accessory mounting bolts on your scope. No drilling required. Description Each set includes a single three pound, single two pound and single one pound weight (total of six pounds) permitting considerable variation in the total weight available for balancing. For all 10" LX90 and LX200 models including ACF and older Schmidt-Cassegrain designs. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against defects in materials or workmanship for two years from date...
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Meade #1403 TUBE BALANCE WEIGHT SYSTEM (07... $220.99
Balance heavy accessories attached to the front or rear of the telescope with this handy tube weight system that attaches easily to the factory-prepared tube of your telescope. Description Attaches in minutes using existing accessory mounting bolts on your scope. No drilling required. Each set includes a single three pound, single two pound and single one pound weight (total of six pounds) permitting considerable variation in the total weight available for balancing. For all 12" LX90 and LX200 models including ACF and older Schmidt-Cassegrain designs. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against defects in materials or workmanship for two years from date...
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Meade #1404 TUBE BALANCE WEIGHT SYSTEM (07... $246.99
Balance heavy accessories attached to the front or rear of the telescope with this handy tube weight that attaches easily to the factory-prepared tube of your telescope. Description Attaches in minutes using existing accessory mounting bolts on your scope. No drilling required. Each set includes a single three pound, single two pound and single one pound weight (total of six pounds) permitting considerable variation in the total weight available for balancing. Additional two pound weights available separately, see stock number 07300. For all 16" LX200 models including ACF, GPS and older Schmidt-Cassegrain designs. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against defects in...
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Meade #1405 TUBE BALANCE WEIGHT SYSTEM (07... $287.29
Balance heavy accessories attached to the front or rear of the telescope with this handy tube weight that attaches easily to the factory-prepared tube of your telescope. Description Attaches in minutes using existing accessory mounting bolts on your scope. No drilling required. Each set includes a single three pound, single two pound and single one pound weight (total of six pounds) permitting considerable variation in the total weight available for balancing. For all 14" LX200 models including ACF and older Schmidt-Cassegrain designs. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against defects in materials or workmanship for two years from date of purchase. This...
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Meade #62 T-ADAPTER FOR ALL LT, LS, LX90, ... $64.99
This Meade T-Adapter is a Schmidt-Cassegrain style telescope adapter for prime focus photography. Compatible with all Meade LS, LX90 and LX200 models including ACF and older Schmidt-Cassagrain designs which have a standard Schmidt-Cassegrain type rear cell thread. Description The T-Adapter threads to the rear cell of the telescope directly without use of an eyepiece holder. Output is a standard photographic T-thread (male) to which many imaging devices including the Meade DSI will thread directly. For film based SLR cameras a T-ring is required, ordered separately for your DSLR camera brand. The appropriate optional T-ring will thread onto the universal threads...
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Meade 10" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $103.99
The Meade 10" f/10 Losmandy Dovetail Rail Assembly is useful if you have an older 10" 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 such as the LX90 or LX200 arms, 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...
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Meade 12" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $129.99
The Meade 12" f/10 Losmandy Dovetail Rail Assembly is useful if you have an older 10" 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 such as the LX90 or LX200 arms, 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...
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Meade 14" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $168.99
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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Meade 16" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY ... $207.99
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 8" EQUATORIAL WEDGE (07002) $363.99
The Meade 8" Equatorial Wedge allows for polar alignment of Meade 8" model ACF and SC models, as required for long exposure astrophotography and imaging. For use with Meade Field Tripods as supplied with compatible models. Also compatible with Meade LX90 models when combined with the optional LX90 Wedge Adapter Plate. Description Equatorial alignment is required for astrophotography and imaging exposures longer than about 5 minutes. The Meade 8" Wedge is mounted between a telescope and the tripod to accomplish the tilt of an equatorial type mount that matches the observer's latitude and permits precise polar alignment of your telescope....
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Meade 8" F10 LOSMANDY DOVETAIL RAIL ASSY (... $90.99
The Meade 8" f/10 Losmandy Dovetail Rail Assembly is useful if you have an older 8" f/10 ACF optical tube that did not come with any mounting dovetail rails (such as some of the older LXD75 or LX85 optical tubes), 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 such as the LX90 or LX200 arms, and wish to then use the tube on an EQ mount compatible with Losmandy dovetail rails. Can also be...
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Meade ADAPTER PLATE, LX65/LS/LT TO SFT (62... $103.99
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 GIANT FIELD TRIPOD (07017) $1,299.99
Meade Giant Field Tripod as supplied with the Meade 12" and 14" LX200-ACF models #07017. The Meade Giant Field Tripod gives your larger Meade the research-grade foundation needed for the most demanding applications such as extremely high power observing and astrophotograpy or CCD imaging. Description Tripod height is adjustable from 34" to 54", allowing comfortable standing or seated observations through the telescope. Features super strong and exceptionally rigid large diameter chromed steel legs for excellent vibration damping. Telescope may be mounted in altitude-azimuth (vertical-horizontal) mode or can be equatorially (polar) aligned using an optionally available Meade Ultrawedge. Tripod weight is...
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Meade LX85 10 LBS COUNTERWEIGHT (617005) $75.39
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 LX850 10LB STAINLESS STEEL COUNTERWE... $285.99
Counterweights help optimize the performance of your Meade LX850 mount by allowing you to balance the attached telescope for smooth, precise motion adjustments. Description If you acquire a telescope that is heavier than the one that came with your equatorial mount and tripod, you'll likely need additional counterweights to optimize balance of the system. You may also need an extra counterweight if you add a lot of heavy astrophotography gear to your system to help balance heavier camera-equipped loads. Features stainless steel construction for ultimate durability, and is threaded for counterweight shaft on the mount. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against...
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Meade LX850 26LB STAINLESS STEEL COUNTERWE... $428.99
Counterweights help optimize the performance of your Meade LX850 mount by allowing you to balance the attached telescope for smooth, precise motion adjustments. Description If you acquire a telescope that is heavier than the one that came with your equatorial mount and tripod, you'll likely need additional counterweights to optimize balance of the system. You may also need an extra counterweight if you add a lot of heavy astrophotography gear to your system to help balance heavier camera-equipped loads. Features stainless steel construction for ultimate durability, and is threaded for counterweight shaft on the mount. Warranty note: Limited Warranty against...
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Meade LX90 Wedge Adapter Plate (07389) $74.95
Meade LX90 Wedge Adapter Plate 07389. Allows mounting of an 8” Meade LX90 to the Meade 8” Equatorial Wedge allowing the LX90 to be polar aligned for long-exposure astrophotography. Description This adapter converts the standard three hole mounting pattern of the Meade 8” wedge to the single central mounting bolt required by all LX90 models. Compatible with Meade 8" Wedge as well as discontinued 10" Wedge and Meade SuperWedges. Not required for Meade UltraWedge. Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty. Specifications UPC 709942000160 Assembled Product Dimensions 7.30 x 7.30 x 8.00 Assembled Product Weight 2.7 Warranty 1...
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Meade LX90 WEDGE ADAPTER PLATE (07389) $71.49
The Meade LX90 Wedge Adapter Plate is designed to allow the mounting of Meade LX90 models to Meade Equatorial Wedges so the LX90 series can be polar aligned for astrophotography. Description This adapter converts the standard three hole mounting pattern of Meade wedges to the single central mounting bolt required by all LX90 models. Provides secure and stable mounting for all sizes of LX90 to any Meade Equatorial Wedge. Note: this adapter is not required when connecting the LX90 to the X-Wedge. However, without this adapter, two people may be required to position and hold the LX90 against the X-Wedge...
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Meade STANDARD FIELD TRIPOD (07020) $1,038.70
Aiming a telescope is a joy when using the Orion 9x50 Illuminated Right-Angle CI Finder Scope thanks to its easy-to-see crosshairs, big 50mm aperture, correct-image view and comfortable right-angle design. Description While many finder scopes employ black crosshairs which are difficult at best to see against a night sky background, this deluxe model of ours features an adjustable-brightness red LED illuminator so the double crosshairs can be seen easily at night for efficient centering of celestial targets in a telescope. The comfortable right-angle orientation of the finder scope eye lens eliminates the need to contort your neck and back around...
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Meade X-WEDGE (07028) $974.99
The Meade X-Wedge is designed for long exposure astrophotography and imaging with Meade LX90, LX200, and LX600 models up to 14" diameter. This extremely heavy duty wedge allows for secure and stable mounting with exceptional vibration damping of larger Meade SC and ACF telescopes. Description This precision CNC machined wedge is constructed from ultra-rigid aircraft grade aluminum with smooth, accurate altitude and azimuth adjustments. Thirty percent more stable than competing equatorial wedges, the X-Wedge sets a new standard for equatorial stability while allowing for tracking from horizon to horizon without need of any meridian flip such as required by German...

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