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Orion Telescopes
Meade Series 6000 130mm ED APO Refractor Telescope
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  • Series 6000 130mm Triplet APO f/7 - 910mm focal length
  • Fully Multi-Coated Optics
  • Vixen-style mounting plate
  • 2" Series 5000 Enhanced 99% Reflectivity Diagonal

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Item #  55670
Mfg Model #  0507-00-05

Meade Series 6000 130mm ED Triplet APO Refractor #0507-00-05. For crisp wide field observing and imaging, nothing can beat a true triple-element Apochromatic Refractor (APO). Meade Series 6000 ED APO Triplets are among the finest available optically at any price.

This impressive 130mm (5.1") f/7 refractor has a focal length of 910mm, making it ideal for observing and advanced astrophotography. Features a fully multi-coated triplet objective lens made from the highest quality FK61 ED (extra-low dispersion) glass for outstanding contrast and sharpness as well as near zero detectable chromatic aberration or "color fringing".

Features a super precise dual speed 3" Crayford focuser with 10:1 gear reduction for ultra fine focus control. Standard equipment also includes a Meade Series 5000 2" diagonal with 99% reflectivity, built in sliding dew shield, 8x50 viewfinder and an aluminum hard carry case to protect your investment when not in use. Also includes aluminum cradle ring assembly with dovetail compatible with many commercially available mounts including the Meade LX80 Multi-mount. Mount and eyepieces sold separately.

Optical tube measures approximately 37" long by 7" diameter and weighs 25 pounds.

Product carries full one year Meade limited factory 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.


Please note this product was not designed or intended by the manufacturer for use by a child 12 years of age or younger.

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  • Best for viewing
    Brighter deep sky
  • Best for imaging
    Solar, lunar, planetary & Messier objects
  • User level
  • Optical design
  • Optical diameter
  • Focal length
  • Focal ratio
  • Coatings
    Fully multi-coated
  • Optics type
    Air-spaced triplet
  • Glass material
    Extra low dispersion
  • Resolving power
  • Lowest useful magnification
  • Highest useful magnification
  • Highest theoretical magnification
  • Limiting stellar magnitude
  • Finder scope
  • Focuser
    2.7" Hybrid dual-speed Rack-and-pinion
  • Mount type
    Optical Tube without Mount
  • Astro-imaging capability
    Lunar, planetary & long exposure
  • Length of optical tube
    33.3 in.
  • Weight, optical tube
    17.7 lbs.
  • Additional included accessories
    Aluminum Hard Carry Case
  • Other features
    10:1 dual speed focuser, Vixen style dovetail
  • 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.


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.


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

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