The Meade Lightbridge 16-inch Plus Telescope has a large light-gathering capability to provide bright, clear images when viewing deep-sky objects such as galaxies, nebulae, planets, and much more.
It provides a 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!
Features of the Meade Lightbridge 16 Plus Telescope
- A mounted eyepiece holder that can carry (1) 2-inch and (3) 1.25-inch eyepieces for your convenience.
- 2-inch, 2-speed Rack and Pinion Focuser.
- A 10:1 fine focus knob for precise focusing.
- Includes a Vernier scale with millimeter markings on the drawtube to assist with focusing accuracy.
- A 3-element, fully multi-coated 2-inch Series 4000 26 mm Eyepiece - providing a 56-degree apparent field of view.
- An aluminum Red-Dot Viewfinder.
- Roller bearings, a hand-adjustable variable tension brake for smooth and stable movement.
- Meade’s AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition- displaying more than 15,000 celestial wonders. This software allows you to view the night sky, constellations, planet positions and more from any location.