Meade Series 6000 70mm Astrograph Quadruplet APO Refractor. For crisp wide field observing and imaging, nothing can beat a true quadruplet-element Apochromatic Refractor (APO). Meade Series 6000 ED APO Triplets are among the finest available optically at any price.
This impressive 70mm, f/5 refractor has a focal length of 350mm, making it ideal for observing and advanced astrophotography. Features a fully multi-coated quadruplet objective lens made from the highest quality FPL 53 ED (extremely low dispersion) glass for outstanding contrast and sharpness as well as near zero detectable chromatic aberration or "color fringing".
Features a super precise dual speed 2.5" Rack and Pinion focuser with 10:1 gear reduction for ultra fine focus control. Standard equipment also includes a fully extendable dew shield and an aluminum hard carry case to protect your investment when not in use. Also includes aluminum front dust cover for objective lens.
All Series 6000 APO Refractors are crafted using fully multi-coated ED optical glass and include a 2.5" dual-speed rack and pinion focuser with 10:1 fine focus; rotating focuser body with millimeter markings on the drawtube for
focusing accuracy; fully extendable dew shield; mounting rings with Vixen-style dovetail; and hard case.
Product carries full one year Meade limited factory warranty.
||Series 6000 APO Refractors
||Machined 2.5" Dual Speed Rack and Pinion. 10:1 Fine Focus Ratio.
|# of Elements
||Rack and Pinion. 10:1 Focuser
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