Meade LX70 R5 - 5" Refractor on German Equatorial Mount
The Meade LX70 R5 5" Refractor sits on a precision German Equatorial mount with vixen-style dovetail. Brass worm gear drives with slow-motion control cables. Heavy-duty steel tripod with accessory tray built to hold both 1.25" and 2" eyepieces. Optional Polar scope & dual axis motor drives. When aligning on the celestial poles, precision push-pull adjustments in both azimuth and elevation make it a breeze. The elevations built-in micrometer scale will help you dial in your site latitude quickly every time. 5" achromatic refractor is equipped with high-quality air-spaced lenses for a high resolution view high in contrast. Perfect for planetary, lunar and DSO observing. Image resolution down to 0.9 arc seconds. Includes Autostar Suite planetarium DVD, 9mm and 26mm Plossl eyepieces, 1.25" diagonal, 6x30 finder and Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.