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JMI Telescopes

Carrying Case for Meade LS-8

  • 51400

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The case includes wheels, a luggage-style retractable handle (for towing), two lockable latches, two steel-reinforced handles (for lifting), a 2" by 23" steel hinge and die-cut foam lining with compartments for telescope, eyepieces and accessories.  It can be carried or pulled using the attached wheels.  A protective pouch is included for the hand unit.  An automatic-repositioning quick-release finder bracket is also included.  This bracket allows the finder scope to be removed and placed in the carrying case without loosing positioning.  Simply reinstall the finder with a single thumbscrew and you are ready to go.  The case comes ready for the Meade LS-6 scope.  Two strips of foam are easily removed to accommodate the Meade LS-8.

Usable with Meade ETX-LS 6", ETX-LS 8", LS-6, LS-8, LT-6, LT-8


Outside dimensions of the case are approximately 27-1/4" x 20" x 18" and its empty weight is approximately 17.6 lbs.  The shipping box is approximately 23-1/4" x 17-7/8" x 32-1/8" (FedEx Ground dimensional weight is 80 lbs.) and the shipping weight is approximately 23.0 lbs.  All values are subject to slight changes.

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