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Focus Method
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Mounting

Mount Attachments
Meade LX200GPS Fork mount    
Farpoint dovetail rails Farpoint Guidescope rings Farpoint counterweights
 

Astronomical Calculators

Stargazing Calculator

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Telescope

Optic Diameter Focal Length Plate Scale Angular Resolution Minimum Airy Disk (Blue) Manual
Meade LX200GPS 304.8 mm 3048 mm 1.128 arcmin/mm 0.38 arcsec* 0.78 arcsec LX200GPS
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Skywatcher Equinox-80 PRO 80 mm 500 mm 6.875 arcmin/mm      
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Optic Diameter Focal Length Plate Scale Angular Resolution Minimum Airy Disk (Blue) Manual
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Optics

 
Eye piece Focal Length Apparent Field True Field Magnification
Meade 8x50 finder scope 50mm N/A 5 8
Meade Super Plossl 32 mm 52 32.8 arcmin 95
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Astronomical Calculators
Stargazing Calculator
Wilmslow Astro Calculator
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Camera Field Calculator
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Optic Diameter Focal Length Plate Scale Angular Resolution Minimum Airy Disk (Blue) Manual
Meade LX200GPS 304.8 mm 3048 mm 1.128 arcmin/mm 0.38 arcsec* 0.78 arcsec LX200GPS
 
Eye piece Focal Length Apparent Field True Field Magnification
Meade 8x50 finder scope 50mm N/A 5 8

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Meade Super Plossl 32 mm 52 32.8 arcmin 95
Meade Super Plossl 26 mm 52 26.6 arcmin 117
Meade Super Plossl 12.4 mm 52 12.7 arcmin 246
Illuminated Meade Plossl 9 mm 52 9.2 arcmin 339
 
Focal reducer Focal Reduction Plate Scale Field of View Modifier
Meade series 4000 f/6.3 1.79 arcmin/mm x 0.63

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Astronomical Calculators
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Eye piece focal length Field of view
Meade x20 finder scope    
Meade super plossl 26 mm  
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Focal reducer focal reduction Plate scale Angular resolution Field of view
Meade series 4000 f/6.3      
Meade super plossl f/3.3      
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Eye piece Focal Length Apparent Field True Field Magnification
Meade x20 finder scope        
Meade super plossl 26 mm 52 26.6 arcmin 117
Meade super plossl 32 mm 52 32.8 arcmin 95

Focal reducer Focal Reduction Plate Scale Field of View Modifier
Meade series 4000 f/6.3 1.79 arcmin/mm x 0.63
Meade super plossl f/3.3 3.42 arcmin/mm x 0.33
 
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Eye piece focal length Field of view
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