Meade 12" Schmidt-Cassegrain - model LX200-ACF

Mounted in an 8' diameter dome

 

SPECIFICATION

 

Type:                            Schmidt-Cassegrain

Optical design:             Advanced Coma-Free
Clear aperture:            305 mm (12")
Focal length:                3048 mm (120")
Focal ratio :                  f/10
Resolving power:         0.375 arc sec
Coatings:                      Meade Ultra-High Transmission
Mounting:                     Alt-Az, double-tine forks
Net weight:                  33 kg (73 lbs)

Viewfinder:                  8 x 50 mm

 

Operation:

 

 

Motor driven with a GOTO Autostar II hand controller with over 145,000 objects and a 16-channel GPS receiver