LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)
LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)
LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)
LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)
LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)

Meade

LightBridge Plus 16-Inch (204012)

Regular price
$ 1,999.00
Sale price
$ 1,999.00
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Description

Meade's LightBridge Plus Telescopes have a modern, sleek design that incorporates a no-tool assembly build. These telescopes have a large light-gathering capability to provide bright, clear images when viewing deep-space objects such as galaxies, nebulae, planets and much more. If you've ever wanted a large aperture telescope bu were unable to have the ability to move it around on your own, Meade's LightBridge Plus Telescopes are here to make it practical. The redesigned Dobsonian Base has a no-tool assembly and provides improved stability. Includes premium features such as roller bearings, a hand-adjustable variable tension brake for smooth and stable movement, and a mounted eyepiece holder that can carry an array of eyepieces for your convenience. The LightBridge Plus Series Telescopes contains an upgraded 2 inch, 2-speed Rack and Pinion Focuser. The Rack & Pinion design includes a 10:1 fine focus knob for precise focusing and includes a vernier scale with millimeter markings on the drawtube to assist with focusing accuracy. The LightBridge Plus Series provides high-quality Meade optics, ultra portability, and remarkable performance for one affordable price. Get the aperture you've always wanted and open the doors to a whole new universe with Meade's LightBridge Plus.

Specifications

 Aperture 16" (406mm)
Focal Length / f/Ratio 1829mm, f/5
Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
Primary Mirror/Secondary Mirror Aluminum coated with SiO2, Mounted on adjustable mirror holder
OTA Fan 12V fan powered by 8 AA batteries (user supplied)
Truss Tube Material Aluminum
Extension Tube 2" Extension tubeb with compression ring, includes 1.25" adapter
Dec Brake Variable friction brake
Focuser 2", 2-speed (10:1) Rack & Pinion Focuser with Vernier Scale
Viewfinder Metal Red-dot Viewfinder with Dovetail bracket
Eyepieces 2" Series 4000 26mm Eyepiece
Software Meade AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition DVD
Assembled OTA Weight/Dimensions 72 lbs, 19.3" x 67"
Upper Cage Weight/Dimensions 11 lbs, 19.3" x 10.6"
Lower Cage Weight/Dimensions 58 lbs, 14.4" x 11.4"
Truss Tube Weight/Dimensions 1 lb, 35.4" x 3.4" x 1.8"
Base Weight/Dimensions 72 lbs, 33.3" x 24.8"
Assembled Product Weight/Dimensions 144 lbs, 73.5" x 33.3"

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