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Meade LX850 EQ Mount with starlock For Sale

Price - $2,500.00

Ad Number: 147573

Posted: 05 Sep 2018

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Updated 7-21-20 Price to sell $2,500.00

I have (2) On Hand --- Meade LX850 EQ Mounts with Starlock 80mm F/5 OTA, Autostar II hand box with cables.

Buyers please let me know what weights you need
I have 3-26LB counter weight) with original boxes
1-10Lb counter weight) with original box
2-counter weight bars
Both Mounts has many New meademods upgrades

***No Tripod*** Mounts Only

Both Mounts have been completely overhauled and rebuilt /upgraded.
all gears/drives have been adjusted to eliminate backlash

Both mounts Ra/Dec socket cap head bolts have been removed and upgraded to 1.5" rosette knobs for a complete tool free mount.
no more large hex wrench!
Bottom 2 hex socket cap head replaced with a Leaver style locking handle
RA/DEC knobs have been upgraded with custom CnC machined aluminum knobs for easy adjustments
No Over sized Meade wrench and no more hurting your hands on the old meade 3 point knobs (Ouch!!)
The DEC center nut has been removed and added a New CnC machined S.S steel adjustment nut for better alignments on Polaris.
the original nut was under machined causing the mount to rock back -n- forth so No more rocking back-N-forth of the mount.
this is a common issue with all LX850 mounts.

New firmware 1.1i updated 2019 with ***star-patch*** My custom 20 tours list / object data base and user objects have been updated.

I accept Paypal only
buyer pays shipping and Paypal fees

thanks for looking call for questions



  • Condition used
  • Location pasadena

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