A high-precision eyepiece for a wide range of astronomical measurements, Meade Modified Achromatic 12mm Illuminated Reticle Astrometric Eyepiece (1.25") 07069 is an important tool for the advanced amateur. The laser-etched reticle is evenly illuminated by an internal red LED, with illumination intensity variable from bright to faint.
Four types of measuring scales are included, for measuring double star angular separations, position angles, planetary diameters, and lunar crater diameters, as well as many other useful astronomical measurements. Included also is a doublecrossline scale for long-exposure photo-guiding, making 12mmMA Meade Astrometric Eyepiece 07069 truly an all-purpose illuminated reticle system.
The 3-element Modified Achromatic optical system yields sharp images across the full field of view; optics are coated for increased light transmission.
Meade Illuminated Reticle Astrometric 1.25" Eyepiece 's diopter adjustment allows for sharp focusing of the reticle to the observer's eye, and a rubber eyecup (foldable for eyeglass wearers) shields the eye from extraneous light. Meade MA12mm Astrometric Eyepiece 1.25 " is supplied complete with wireless illumination control and internal batteries.
Features of Meade Modified Achromatic Illuminated Reticle Astrometric Eyepiece (item 07069):
- 3-element Modified Achromatic optics
- Illiuminated laser etched reticle with
- Four types of measuring astrometric scales
- Doublecrossline scale
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