The case includes foam lining with inside dimensions of 20" x 11-1/8" x 9-1/8" and configurable foam flat spacers and blocks. Glue is provided for permanent placement of the configurable foam pieces to securely hold the scope and other equipment in place. The case includes one steel-reinforced handle, two lockable latches and a 2" by 20" steel hinge.
Suggested size compatibility:
Celestron Advanced VX Mount Eq Head, C8-S, C8-SGT, CGE 800, G-8, Great Polaris C8, NexStar 4 / 4GT / 4i / 4 SE / 5 / 5i / 5 SE / 6 SE, Super Polaris C8
Meade ETX-90* (non-EC version), ETX-90EC*, ETX-90PE*, ETX-105EC, ETX-105PE, ETX-125EC, ETX-125PE, GEM mounted 2080, LXD55 SC-8, LXD75 SC-8;
Other older 8" SCT Optical Tube Assemblies (check dimensions)
* Pre-2014 versions only. For 2014 and later be sure to check that overall length of entire system, parked at zenith, does not exceed 20".
Outside dimensions of the case are approximately 22-5/8" x 16-1/8" x 11.5" and its empty weight is approximately 11.9 lbs. The shipping box is approximately 23-5/8" x 11-1/2" x 18-3/8" (FedEx Ground dimensional weight is 32 lbs.) and the shipping weight is approximately 13.0 lbs. All values are subject to slight changes. This case is 1" oversize for airline carry-on.