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Meade 8 X 42

Meade 8 X 42
alaScore 79

15 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Meade 8 X 42. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Binoculars for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Binoculars the Meade 8 X 42 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 15 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Meade 8 X 42 from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Binoculars on

83% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Meade 07066 12-Millimeter Modified Achromatic Eyepiece with 1.25-Inch Cordless Illumination (Black)Meade MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), WirelessMeade MA 12mm 1.25-Inch Wireless Illuminated Reticle Astrometric Eyepiece for Telescope

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (

Ver nice!


These are the best binoculars I've ever had, and for the price, you can't beat it.

These are very well made binoculars, they will last forever if taken care of. They're a little on the heavy side, but they're built like a tank. I've used Meade telescopes before and they make excellent optics, so I knew I couldn't go wrong here. These...

None at all

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: pixie (

Good telescope


Excellent telescope for observing and astrophotography. The RA and DEC axis rotate smoothly on the equatorial mount, supported on the heavy-duty tripod. Once collimated, obviously for accurate alignment, the included AutoStar software allows...

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: hunter61073 (

LXD-75/AR6 f/8 Achromatic Refractor scope


Overall this scope is well worth the money.... bar none. I have had nothing but oooo's and ahhhhhs' over what you can see. Very pleased with the mass produced optics. I would recommend this scope to anyone interested in the Refractor field of...

Very light weight for the size of the scope, VERY crisp pictures of Planets and bright Nebula. Awesome!

You need a Diagonal just to get the scope into focus! What is Meade thinking????

Sep, 2005

Product Specifications

An excellent lower cost alternative to the 9mm illuminated reticle. The illuminate 12mm modified achromatic is a 3-element, fully-coated eyepiece with an illuminated double-crossline. This wireless model features Meade illuminated reticle eyepiece MA 12mm.


Accessory Type:Eyepiece
Compatibility (Product Type):Telescope


Manufacturer:Meade Instruments
Model:Modified Achromatic
Product Line:Meade