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Orion Telescopes
Meade 16" Permanent Altazimuth Pier
$2,699.00
 
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Expected Ship Date: 11/25/2019

  • Meade 16" Permanent Altazimuth Pier #07005
  • This steel pier offers an outstandingly rigid, permanently mounted installation engineered to minimize any vibration
  • Strong enough to carry the weight of the 16" LX200 with any and all accessories including piggybacked telescopes
  • Ideal for smaller domes or other observatories where there is a shortage of elbow room and an equatorial pier would require too much space
  • For permanent installations only- must be bolted to a solid foundation


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Item #  55879
Mfg Model #  7005

Meade 16" Permanent Altazimuth Pier #07005. This steel pier offers an outstandingly rigid, permanently mounted installation engineered to minimize any vibration. Strong enough to carry the weight of the 16" LX200 with any and all accessories including piggybacked telescopes. This pier is a full 10" diameter and features 1/2" wall thickness for rock solid performance.

Ideal for smaller domes or other observatories where there is a shortage of elbow room and an equatorial pier would require too much space. Can be utilized in an observatory dome as small as 2 meters (7') in diameter. The alt-az configuration also results in a easily accessible and convenient eyepiece orientation which changes less with telescope position than on an equatorially mounted scope.

For permanent installations only- must be bolted to a solid foundation. Standard height is 32", custom height available. Additional charges may apply for increased height. Weight is approximately 225 pounds. Ships on pallet.

Warranty

This product is serviced and supported by its manufacturer according to the terms and conditions included in the packaged product. Orion's limited warranty does not apply. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support.

  • Dovetail bar system
    No
  • Tripod material
    Steel
  • Weight, fully assembled
    255.0 lbs.
  • Additional included accessories
    Collimation cap, Eyepiece rack
  • Other features
    CorrecTension system, Navigation knob, Integral carry handle
  • Warranty
    One year

When an item is not in-stock we will ship it as soon as it becomes available. Typically in-stock items will ship first and backordered items will follow as soon as they are available.

SHIPPING RESTRICTIONS APPLY FOR THIS PRODUCT

This product is available to ship Standard delivery within the 50 US states. Delivery is not available to APO/DPO/FPO addresses, US territories/protectorates or Canada. 3 Day, 2nd Day and Next Day delivery is not available.

Returns

The Return Policy & Procedure for this product is different than Orion's standard return policy. Click here to learn more.

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