The Meade 3514-04-20 ETX Portable 90-Millimeter Telescope is designed to be the ideal, ultra-portable telescope. The ETX marries Meade’s unsurpassed optics with industry-leading electronics to deliver a truly exceptional viewing experience. Meade’s unmatched Maksutov-Cassegrain optics provide high resolution and contrast for more detail and the ability to see fainter objects. Combine that with the easiest alignment system available and the Autostar controller and you have simple, immediate access to over (30,000) celestial objects- all at the push of a button. With the ETX’s classic styling and advanced engineering, your telescope is ready for a lifetime of use. This telescope has a 90-millimeter aperture, a focal length of 1250-millimeters and a focal ratio of f - 13.8. All ETX Telescopes come with razor sharp optical systems, computerized GOTO mounts, adjustable tripods, AutoStar Suite Software and a 26-Millimeter (Series 4000 Super Plossl) eyepiece. A hard carry case for telescope and carry bag for tripod are also included. Suggested accessories include Series 4000 Eyepieces and no.546 AC power adapter. The Meade 3514-04-20 ETX Portable 90-Millimeter Telescope comes with a 1-year warranty. Serious astronomers for years have flocked to Meade telescopes for their quality optical systems and patented technology. Consumers know that "Meade Optics Inside" means that what they see through our telescopes will be views that are detailed, crisp and full of contrast. Look through a Meade this evening and see what you've been missing.
The Meade AudioStar features audio files and an internal speaker. This computerized celestial object locating system plugs into the telescope's handbox port allowing a quick telescope alignment.
Once aligned with the sky the AudioStar is ready to take you to any object in the over 30,000 object database. In addition to GOTO and tracking capability the AudioStar permits a wide array of fascinating and educational functions such as multiple Guided Tours, digital positional readouts, the ability to link with a PC using optionally available software and cord, and much more.
AudioStar Controller #07640 is compatable with the StarNavigator, ETX, LT, LX80, LX90, and LXD75 series telescopes.
Meade Green Laser Pointer- a great item for star parties and backyard astronomy.
This high quality pointer includes an elegant carrying case and runs on two AAA batteries (included). This bright pen style laser makes a great gift item or accessory for any astronomer. Soft rubber grip fits comfortably in your hand. The safe, brilliant green laser beam is visible up to 25,000 feet away.
Wavelength is 532nm at less than 5mW. This laser is made to U.S. FDA laser standards. Instructions included.
Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.