Meade 10 lb Counterweight for LX85 EQ Mount

BH #MELX85C • MFR #617005
Meade 10 lb Counterweight for LX85 EQ Mount
Key Features
  • Properly Balance OTA on Mount
  • For LX85 GoTo Equatorial Mount
Use this Meade Instruments 10 lb Counterweight to properly balance an optical tube assembly (OTA) on your LX85 GoTo German equatorial mount. It can be used in place of the 9-pound counterweight that came with the mount for smaller OTAs or in conjunction with it for larger telescopes or when adding heavier accessories, guidescopes, or imaging rigs. The weight has a center hole for the counterweight shaft, and a thumbscrew that allows the weight to be secured anywhere along the shaft's length to achieve the precise balance required for smooth tracking and reduced stress on the gears.
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Meade 617005 Overview

Use this Meade Instruments 10 lb Counterweight to properly balance an optical tube assembly (OTA) on your LX85 GoTo German equatorial mount. It can be used in place of the 9-pound counterweight that came with the mount for smaller OTAs or in conjunction with it for larger telescopes or when adding heavier accessories, guidescopes, or imaging rigs. The weight has a center hole for the counterweight shaft, and a thumbscrew that allows the weight to be secured anywhere along the shaft's length to achieve the precise balance required for smooth tracking and reduced stress on the gears.

UPC: 709942999884

Meade 617005 Specs

Packaging Info
Package Weight10.45 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.7 x 7.5 x 3.6"
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