Meade 203SC for sale. 8" SCT with LXD500B Equatorial mount.
Homebuilt solid aluminum tripod (I can stand on it)
26 and 20 mm Meade 4000 Plossl eyepieces
8 x 50 right angle viewfinder
6 x 30 straight through viewfinder
All original boxes and documents
OTA is in as new condition with all original parts and boxes. Optics are visibly flawless at 100 magnification and OTA collimates well.
Equatorial mount has been disassembled and "tuned-up" to improve movements. Drive is available from Meade.
Original tripod was too shakey so I built a replacement from billet aluminum with tubular legs. Equipped with level and leg height adjustments for levelling.
8 x 50 right angle finderscope has been collimated and modified to allow diagonal rotation for easier viewing in any position.
Paid $1795.00 (CAN) (1167.00 U.S.) + Tripod (made myself)
Asking $1350.00 (CAN) (875.00 U.S.) or offer.