Meade telescopes

Meade Instruments is known for its groundbreaking leaps in telescopic design, having introduced dozens of improvements over the years that have made amateur astronomy easier to access and more enjoyable than ever.

Apertures:
5-inch - 8-inch
Optics:
ACF • Maksutov
Star alignment:
AudioStar

Premium optics and a single-arm mount with Meade’s AudioStar® Hand controller and a 30,000+ object-database. The LX65 mount is compact yet sturdy, featuring two dovetail receivers that allow you to use two optical tubes at once.

Apertures:
70mm - 8-inch
Optics:
ACF • Maksutov • Reflector • Refractor • APO
Star alignment:
AudioStar

The LX85 Series features a high-quality, portable, GoTo, German equatorial mount with AudioStar® handbox. The LX85 Series is the perfect choice for the cultivated observer and astro-imager looking to chase deep sky objects.

Apertures:
8-inch - 12-inch
Optics:
ACF
Star alignment:
AudioStar

Combining a sophisticated level of performance, quality, features, Meade’s legendary optics, the LX90 ACF™ is a favourite among astronomers making the jump to their first serious, large aperture telescope.

Apertures:
10-inch - 16-inch
Optics:
ACF
Star alignment:
StarLock • AutoStar II

The remarkable LX600 f/8 ACF with StarLock technology takes a giant leap forward by making astro-imaging much easier and making setup and transportation a breeze.

Apertures:
130mm - 14-inch
Optics:
ACF • APO
Star alignment:
StarLock • AutoStar II

Using revolutionary new technology, every aspect of this amazing telescope system has been designed to deliver the new standard in astrophotographic and visual performance.

Apertures:
10-inch - 16-inch
Optics:
Reflector
Star alignment:
Manual

Take one of these massive windows on the universe out to your favorite dark sky locations with ease. LightBridge Dobs give you high quality Meade optics, premium components, and ultra portability.

Apertures:
102mm - 127mm
Optics:
Refractor • Maksutov • Reflector
Star alignment:
AudioStar

Throughout the years, the StarNavigator Series has provided space admirers and amateur astronomers computerised, GoTo telescopes at a great price. The StarNavigator NG (Next Generation) Series takes this to the next level.

Apertures:
80mm - 127mm
Optics:
Refractor • Maksutov
Star alignment:
AudioStar

Take astronomy to the next level by combining the portability of the ETX with Meade’s premium optics. Enjoy detailed close-up views of the Moon and planets.

Apertures:
6-inch - 8-inch
Optics:
ACF
Star alignment:
LightSwitch • AutoStar III

Revolutionary LS™ LightSwitch™ series of telescopes take all the hassle out of using a telescope. Simply flip the switch and the LS automatically aligns itself.

Apertures:
8-inch - 16-inch
Optics:
ACF
Star alignment:
AutoStar II

The LX200-ACF includes all the field-proven features of the LX200 including GPS, Primary Mirror Lock, Oversized Primary Mirror, SmartDrive™, Smart Mount™, AutoStar® II and more. The new LX200-ACF: It's the biggest news in astronomy since, well, the LX200.