Meade - Series 6000 115mm f/7 APO Triplet Refractor - 261002

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  • 115mm ED Triplet Apochromatic Refractor

  • 805mm (f/7) Focal Length with Fully Multi-Coated Optics

  • Vixen-Style Dovetail & Fully Extendable Dew Shield

  • 2.5” Dual-Speed Rack & Pinion Focuser

  • Aluminum Hard Carry Case INCLUDED

SKU: MEA-261002
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Product Description

Meade Series 6000 115mm APO Triplet Refractor

Meade’s Series 6000 115mm APO is a 115mm aperture, Triplet Apochromatic (APO) Refractor with 805mm (f/7) Focal Length. This extra-low dispersion (ED) Triplet APO offers fully multi-coated optics for crisp, clear images. Safely secure and transport your APO with the included hard aluminum hard carry case. Assembled product weight: 12.2 lbs. Assembled product dimensions: 29.5” x 5.25” x 5.25”.

Features:

  • 115mm ED Triplet Apochromatic Refractor
  • 805mm (f/7) Focal Length with Fully Multi-Coated Optics
  • Vixen-Style Dovetail & Fully Extendable Dew Shield
  • 2.5” Dual-Speed Rack & Pinion Focuser
  • Aluminum Hard Carry Case INCLUDED

The Series 6000 Apochromatic Refractors are some of the best crafted refractors on the market. Each refractor is individually constructed and tested to ensure that they meet our highest standards, both optically and mechanically.

These telescopes were built with the observer and imager in mind. With the three-element optical design using the highest grade extra-low dispersion optical glass, false color is virtually eliminated, yielding astonishing color correction, contrast, and sharpness.

Upgraded in the Series 6000 Triplets APOs is the proprietary 2.5” dual-speed rack-and-pinion focuser. The focuser comes with a 10:1 fine focus knob for precise focusing. It includes millimeter markings on the drawtube to assist with focusing accuracy and is also rotatable which allows for easy framing of the photographed object. New for this focuser is the 2” self-center locking ring that allows diagonals or cameras to be well centered to the optical train every time the locking ring is engaged.

Standard equipment also includes a fully extendable dew shield, mounting rings, a Vixen-style dovetail, and an aluminum hard carry case to protect your investment when not in use.

In addition to the deluxe focuser the Series 6000 Apochromatic Refracting Telescopes now have an optional 0.8x Focal Reducer/Field Flattener for photographic purposes. For wide field images the Series 6000 Field Flattener/Focal Reducer 3” will reduce the f/7 115mm refractor to f/5.5. The new reducer will optically flatten the images yielding pin-point stars to the edge of your photographic frame.

The Series 6000 Apochromatic Refractors will fill the needs of the most discerning astronomer. For crisp wide-field observing and imaging, nothing can beat a true three-element Apochromatic Refractor (APO). Meade Series 6000 ED APO Triplets are among the finest available optically at any price.

Product carries full one year Meade limited factory warranty.

Specifications

Name Meade - Series 6000 115mm f/7 APO Triplet Refractor - 261002
Manufacturer Meade
Model MEA-261002
UPC 709942999082
In The Box Meade Series 6000 115mm f/7 ED Triplet APO Refractor Telescope OTA Mounting Rings with Vixen-Style Dovetail Hard Carrying Case
Aperture 115mm
Approx. Weight 12.2 Ibs
Dew shield Yes
Dovetail Compatibility Vixen-style
Focal Length 805mm
Focal Ratio f/7
Focuser 2.5" Dual Speed Rack & Pinion, zero image-shift, dual speed 10:1 focuser
Optical Coatings Fully Multi-Coated
Optical Design Apochromatic Refractor
Resolving Power 1.007 arc-seconds
Warranty 1 Year

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I purchased this refractor several months ago. I am getting incredible images. The craftsmanship is first rate and the optics are 20th wave. I couldn't ask for a better scope. The Meade series 6000 115mm refractor is well priced and the quality is outstanding. You won't be disappointed! (Posted on 12/31/2019)
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In the Box

Meade Series 6000 115mm f/7 ED Triplet APO Refractor Telescope OTA
Mounting Rings with Vixen-Style Dovetail
Hard Carrying Case

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