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Meade Wireless AutoStar II #07582; wireless keypad controller for LX200GPS and LX200-ACF.
Just plug in the included wireless receiver into the handbox port of the drive base, turn on the Wireless AutoStar II controller and you'll have wireless control of every feature of the telescope. Ergonomic design for hand-held comfort. Features adjustable display brightness with easy to read night vision protecting red back-illuminated buttons with excellent tactile response even with gloved hands.
Radio frequency encoded operation means you have control even without line of sight and with no concern of interference with other LX200 wireless controls. Please note: this keypad is only compatible with LX200GPS, LX200-ACF and RCX and is not compatible with the original LX200 or other Autostar models. Original Autostar II as supplied with telescope is still required to be plugged into telescope for normal telescope operation.
Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.
SPECIFICATIONS FOR WIRELESS AUTOSTAR II
FUNCTION: Used in place of Autostar II on LX200-ACF
USE: Frees operator to direct telescope over long ranges
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