200mm (8") Meade SCT

This is an iconic workhorse of a telescope. Often referred to as a "Jack of All Trades" it is good at just about everything.

Meade LX10 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

Strengths: deep sky objects, planetary observing

Portable: Good, Set up time: Good, Ease of use: Good
Quantity available: 1.                          

Telescope details

  • Make: Meade
  • Objective / aperture: 200mm (8")
  • Type: Schmidt-Cassegrain catadioptric
  • Focal length: 2000mm
  • Focal ratio: f/10
  • Weight: 10 kg
  • Carrying case

Mount details

  • Model: Meade
  • Type: fork mount with equatorial wedge
  • Weight: 9.5 kg
  • Drive: LX10
  • Carrying case

Optics provided

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Other details

  • Telrad Finder
  • Instructions: provided