Meade LX70 R5 - 5" Achromatic Refractor Telescope Optical Tube Assembly
The Meade LX70 5” Achromat Refractor is equipped with a high-quality air-spaced objective lens producing high resolution and incredible contrast for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky observations.
Its 120mm clear aperture allows it to resolve details down to 0.9 arc-seconds across and can be viewed using the two included 1.25” Plossl eyepieces (9mm & 26mm).
With its 2” rack and pinion focuser and 2” 90° diagonal, it is equipped to handle wide-field 2” eyepieces out of the box.
The 6x30 optical viewfinder with cross-hair reticle makes locating faint object quickly and easily.
Vixen-style Dovetail with Cradle Rings are included making the optical tube ready for your own custom mounting system.
Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.
NOTE: Shown in additonal photos with optional Meade LX70 German Equatorial Mount (ME-41-7100-00, not included).
- Additional Information
SKU ME-270020 UPC Code 709942997231 Manufacturer Meade Telescope Series Meade LX70 Optical Design Refractor - Achromatic Mount Type None - Optical Tube Only Warranty 1 Year Warranty Telescope Aperture 120mm (4.72”) Telescope Focal Ratio f/8.3 Telescope Focal Length 1000mm Limiting Stellar Magnitude Not provided by manufacturer Highest Useful Magnification Not provided by manufacturer Optical Coatings Meade UHTC Dew Shield Included? Yes Focuser Size 2" Focuser Style Rack & Pinion Manual or Electronic Focusing? Manual Focusing Speeds Variable Diagonal Included? Yes - 2" Star Diagonal Eyepiece(s) Included Two 1.25” Plossl eyepieces (9mm & 26mm) Optical Tube Weight Not provided by manufacturer Total Telescope Weight Not provided by manufacturer Length of Optical Tube Not provided by manufacturer Optical Tube Outer Diameter Not provided by manufacturer Tube Color or Finish Gloss White OTA Mount Type Vixen-Style Dovetail Finder Included 6 x 30 Optical Finder CD ROMs Included None Controller Type None Objects in Database Not provided by manufacturer Mount Weight Not provided by manufacturer Tripod Type Included None, Sold Separately Counterweights Included No Power Adapter Included None - Does Not Require Power
- Included Items
- Meade LX70 R5 5" Achromatic Refractor Telescope Optical Tube Assembly
- Vixen-style Dovetail with Cradle Rings
- 6x30 Viewfinder with Cross-hair Reticle and Dust Covers
- 2" Rack and Pinion Focuser
- 2” 90° Diagonal with 1.25" Eyepiece Adapter
- Two 1.25” Plossl Eyepieces (9mm & 26mm)
- Front Dust Cover and Dew Shield
- Questions & Answers
- Support / Downloads