Meade is proud to announce the newest addition to their ETX telescope line, the ETX Observer!

The ETX Observer series reintroduces their popular 80mm achromat refractor and 90mm Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope designs with fantastic new features.

Removable Optical Tube
Both ETX models feature an optical tube that can be easily removed from the mount, giving the user free reign when it comes to customization!

 
AudioStar Handbox Controller
Each ETX is now equipped with the AudioStar handbox, giving you easy access to the ETX's 30,000 object database, and includes a built in speaker that plays educational content about the object you are observing!

Accessories
Each ETX Observer telescope also includes 9.7mm and 26mm Super Plossl eyepieces, a red dot viewfinder, and a bubble level/compass.
 
The ETX80 Observer is an 80mm achromat refractor with a compact 400mm (f/5) focal length. The entire mount/optical tube fits inside the included backpack, making this telescope the ultimate in portability. The ETX80 Observer also includes an internal flip function Barlow lens, dew shield, a lightweight but sturdy tripod, multi-coated optics, and a 45 degree roof prism.
 
 
Item # UPC Description Retail Cost
205002 709942997491 ETX 80 Observer with Backpack (Audiostar, removable OTA) $349.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

The ETX90 Observer is a 90mm Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope with a 1250mm (f/13.8) focal length, and comes with a hard carry case and tripod bag to protect your telescope and accessories while on the go. The ETX90 Observer features Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC), a full-size steel tripod, and an equatorial tilt-plate.

 

 

Item # UPC Description Retail Cost
205004 709942997514 ETX 90 Observer with Carrying case (Audiostar, removable OTA) $499.00

 

 

Images taken with ETX Series