I can get the Meade for $2450 with a rebate on a Deep Sky Imager Pro and color set for $228 and this is the main attraction at this point. garryblueboy 1,223 garryblueboy 1,223 Sub Dwarf; Members; 1,223 1,472 posts; Location: HUNTINGDON; Posted February 19, 2019. Product Review: Meade LX90 SCT Grant Barlow. The user reviews I have read indicate that the Meade is a lot faster and smoother in finding objects. My first was a 1984 Celestron Super C8 SCT (Schmitt Cassegrain Telescope). I used that until 1992 when Two-Inchitis struck and I upgraded to a Coulter 17.5" Dob. Meade LX90 12” ACF First light. Difference between Meade LX90 ACF and LX90 GPS? This reviewer lives 20 miles outside Santa Fe, NM at an elevation of 6425’ with clear dark skies 325 nights a year. First Light Review of Meade LX90 ACF 12" - posted in Cats & Casses: This is a review of a Meade LX90 ACF 12” Schmidt Cassegrain telescope purchased from Anacortes Telescope in July 2014. Any difference in the coating? Meade LX65 Series 8-inch ACF telescope review. I have already posted my first astrophotographic session report in the telescope review thread: Tecnosky 80/480 APO FPL53 Triplet OWL Series - Review. 4.5 out of 5 star rating 4.5 £1,315 Skip to view deals. Price correct at time of review. Over the years I have had several telescopes. However, I found an LX90 12 GPS (no mention of ACF) and it seems in a great condition. I have looked at both scopes and it seems that the Celestron has a sturdier mount. Recommended Posts. The Meade LX65 Series 8-inch is a capable, compact and colourful telescope with a wide selection of extras Our rating . By garryblueboy, February 19, 2019 in Member Equipment Reviews. The Meade LX90 10" is about 15 lbs lighter than the Celestron. Equipment review Meade’s LX90-ACF eliminates coma Meade’s LX90-ACF features an optical design that eliminates the optical defect coma. As I had a slide-in camper in my truck, the size of my scope was dictated as to what would fit through the door. Choose your book when you subscribe to BBC Sky at Night Magazine today! So have just finished the second outing with my newest scope the Meade LX90 12” ACF having previously owned a CPC 11 Deluxe I knew this was … Am I right to assume that the GPS model predated the ACF one? - posted in Equipment: Hello, I know what an ACF system is and this is basically the scope Im after.