About this product
Part Number: FTM-M8
Starlight Instruments Feather-Touch MicroFocuser for use with Meade 8" SCTs incuding LX90, LX200GPS, LX200 Classics, also fits the Meade 7" Maksutov.
Replace your telescope's standard focuser for this Starlight Instruments Feather-Touch MicroFocuser for smoother and more precise focusing.
Dual-speed mechanism with two focus knobs. One provides standard speed focusing, the other features a 10-to-1 reduction unit for extra fine focus.
Starlight Instruments products and accessories are precision machined from the highest quality materials to insure long life and trouble-free operation.
Instructions are provided for easy installation.
Feather-Touch MicroFocuser Fitting Instructions (pdf)
Will also fit the Meade LS8-ACF, LT8-ACF, LT8-SC and LS8-SC but please first measure the flange of your stock focuser knob because these scopes have been shipped from Meade with 2 different sized focuser flanges.
Not suitable for the Meade LXD55 or Meade 8" LS90.
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Q1. Will the SCT Microfocuser affect my back focus in any way?
No, the microfocuser replaces the existing focuser mechanism and gives you a finer focusing option. It does not affect the back focus.