AstroPhysics 6", f/9 Starfire 152 triplet APO with Meade DS-16 equatorial mount. Scope has a magnificent oil-spaced triplet lens (1990) and superb performance: great resolution, color correction, and contrast. Silky smooth AP 2.7" focuser, 8x50 finder with dovetail bracket,focus extender tube, Parallax tube rings, AP carrying case. Excellent condition. A couple of tiny paint scratches on tube from rings. Massive Meade DS-16 equatorial mount with AC clock drive, manual dec slow motion, 12v DC to AC inverter with variable speed. Some minor corrosion on dec shaft and extra holes in the saddle plate. No pier or tripod but easily adaptable. Very sturdy and smooth tracking. $6950, picked up in the Buffalo, NY, area. I could meet a prospective buyer midway within reasonable driving distance. Strongly prefer not to ship. Please, no trades or amusing "low-ball" offers.