Meade - 10" ACF Advanced Coma-Free (f/8) Optical Tube Assembly - (UHTC) with Free 8x50 Viewfinder Limited Time Offer

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MEA-1008-80-01
$3,299.99
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Building on Meade’s award-winning Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optics, the 12" OTA employs a fast f/8 optical system with high-contrast baffling that insures crisp, pinpoint imaging to the very edge of the field

Meade LX800 10" ACF f/8 Optical Tube Assembly

The Meade LX800 optical tube is faster and sharper with the award winning ACF (Advanced Coma-Free) optical design. Exposure times are significantly shortened at only f/8. Crisp images from edge to edge are provided with a high contrast baffling. In addition to this crystal clear view, two speeds of control at a 10:1 ratio are enabled with an internal micro focuser. The need for a mirror lock is eliminated with the ultra solid connection to the primary mirror.

The OTA comes with a precision-machined Losmandy-style dovetail rail mated to the tube with wide-stance radius blocks for steady mounting and front and rear dust covers.

Summary of Features:

  • OTA with 10" clear aperture, f/8 optical system, and Meade's ACF optics High-contrast baffling ensures crisp, pinpoint imaging to the very edge of the field
  • Low-expansion borosilicate glass primary mirror
  • Secondary Mirror: Low-expansion borosilicate glass that is individually figured with the primary mirror for minimum correction
  • Correcting Plate/Lens:
  • Aspheric high-spectral transmission Borofloat glass from Schott AG Germany
  • Precision-machined Losmandy-style dovetail rail mated to the tube with wide-stance radius blocks
More Information
UPC 709942998016
Brand Meade Instruments
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Aperture 10"
Case Included No
Focal Length 2032mm
Focal Ratio f/8
Included Dovetail Losmandy style with ultra stable radius blocks
Resolution - Dawes 0.456 arc-seconds
Warranty 1 Year
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