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The Meade 6" LXD-75 Newtonian with AutoStar!
Excellent value for money - check it out yourself!!
The ideal introduction to astronomy!
Light and portable, already equipped with a GoTo mount, the 6" LXD 75 is ideal for beginners in astronomy. It allows you to get started in astrophotography, and can also be built onto.
The LXD 75 mount is comes equipped with tracking motors on both axes, which can accurately follow astronomical objects and can slew at up to 4.5° per second.
The AutoStar handbox operates the GoTo functions and controls the LXD 75 accurately and reliably.
Precision gearing on both axes allowed operation with a minimum of backlash at all nine speeds.
Included in delivery:
- Newtonian OTA (D = 152mm; F = 762mm, f5) with AutoStar
- focuser with 2" and 1.25" eyepiece adapters and locking screw for fixing focus position
- 6x30 straight view finder scope (achromatic, with cross-hairs)
- 1.25", 26mm Series 4000 Super Ploessl eyepiece , giving 29X magnification
- LXD75 mount
- German user manual
- torsion-free tubular steel tripod
- AutoStar computer controller with more than 30,000 objects
- illuminated polar finder
- T2 camera adapter for connecting SLR cameras
- battery pack