Meade SKU: 07018 | Helix SKU: ME07018
With the option of using a Meade Super Giant Field Tripod, the 16" LX200 Is remarkably transportable for an instrument of its size and specifications. This extremely strong and rigid tripod assembly, incorporating massive 4"-diameter steel tripod legs, results in virtually no compromise whatever in telescope stability versus using a permanently mounted pier. For the 16" LX200 only, including LX200 "Classic", LX200GPS, and LX200-ACF models.
|Assembled Product Dimensions||29" x 29" x 40.5"|
|Assembled Product Weight||123 lbs|
|Experience Level||Intermediate, Advanced|
Meade SKU: 07020 | Helix SKU: ME07020
Meade Standard Field Tripod #07020. Tripod as supplied with all Meade 8-12" LX90-ACF and 8-10" LX200-ACF models. The Standard Field Tripod gives your Meade the rock solid, research-grade foundation needed for demanding applications such as high power observing and astrophotograpy/imaging.
Tripod height is adjustable from 34" to 54", allowing for comfortable viewing from either standing or seated observing positions. Features super strong and exceptionally rigid chromed steel legs for excellent vibration damping. Telescope may be mounted in altitude-azimuth (vertical-horizontal) mode or can be equatorially (polar) aligned using an optionally available Meade Wedge or Ultrawedge. Tripod weight is 25 pounds.
|Assembled Product Dimensions||13" x 12.8" x 37"|
|Assembled Product Weight||25 lbs.|