Meade LXD55 SN10 Schmidt Newtonian Telescope Rotating Rings - Collection Only


  • Used
  • 13212
  • 1 In Stock

In good used condition and would make a fantastic high resolution astrograph as well as visual scope

This is a collection only listing, I can delivery in my own vehicle within reason but this would need to be discussed before it's purchased

Optical Design:Schmidt-Newtonian
Clear Aperture:254mm (10")
Focal Length, Focal Ratio:1016mm; f/4
Resolving Power (arc secs.): 0.45
Optical Coatings:MgF2; standard aluminum
Ultra-High Transmission Coatings: available optionally
Limiting Visual Magnitude (approx.):14.5
Limiting Photographic Magnitude (approx.):17
Image Scale (degs./inch): 1.42°/inch
Maximum Practical Visual Power:600x
35mm Angular Film Coverage:1.34° x 1.91°
Optical Tube Dimensions (dia. x length):11.9" x 36.1"
Secondary Mirror Obstruction (dia.; %): 3.19"; 10.2%
Tube Body: enameled steel
Correcting Plate/Lens: Pyrex ® glass
Objective Lens: clear float glass