The case includes wheels, a luggage-style retractable handle (for towing), two latches (one lockable), two steel-reinforced handles (for lifting), a 2" by 23" steel hinge and die-cut foam lining with compartments for telescope, eyepieces and accessories. 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. A strip of foam is easily removed to accommodate the Meade LS-8.
Outside dimensions of the case are approximately 26-3/4 x 19-7/8" x 13-7/8" and its empty weight is approximately 16.8 lbs. The shipping box is approximately 27-1/4" x 14-1/2" x 20-3/4" (FedEx Ground dimensional weight is 44 lbs.) and the shipping weight is approximately 20.7 lbs. All values are subject to slight changes. HIGHLIGHTED SPECIFICATIONS WILL CHANGE
|Name||JMI - Telescope Carrying Case for Meade LS-8|
|Manufacturer||Jims Mobile, Inc. (JMI)|