The Meade LT 6" f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope provides the backyard astronomer with a feature-filled scope at a very attractive price. The scope's standard equipment AutoStar computer is amazingly simple to set up and operate. You don't have to know Polaris from the Pleiades, or Albireo from Zubeneschamali. All you have to do is level the scope, point it North and tell the AutoStar where you are on Earth and the time and date. The AutoStar computer will do the rest, aligning the scope on the skies and letting you locate dozens of deep space objects like a seasoned observer your first night out.
The simple tripod/altazimuth mount configuration of the LT-6SC makes setup fast and easy. The rapid alignment features of the AutoStar computer and its simplified menus will start you observing in only a matter of minutes. The wide array of objects in the LT-6SC database and the 5 arc minute pointing accuracy of the AutoStar computer, will accurately speed you from object to object with no frustrating hunting or star hopping. With the LT-6SC, you'll spend more of your time looking at objects and less time looking for them. If you're one of those busy people whose schedule doesn't leave you much time to enjoy astronomy, an easy to use fully-computerized LT-6SC will make the most of your limited observing opportunities.