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Meade - 16" ACF Advanced Coma-Free (f/8) Optical Tube Assembly - (UHTC)

Model#: 1608-80-00

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Building on Meade’s award-winning Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optics, the 16" OTA employs a fast f/8 optical system with high-contrast baffling that insures crisp, pinpoint imaging to the very edge of the field. Features an internal zero image shift Crayford-style focusing system with a two-speed 7:1 reduction control that provides smooth, precise focusing at any magnification. Includes precision machined Losmandy-style dovetail rail mated to the tube with wide-stance radius blocks for rock-steady mounting, Series 5000 enhanced 99 percent reflectivity diagonal, 8x50 finderscope with quick release mounting bracket, Series 5000 HD60 25mm eyepiece, and front and rear dust covers. Focal length 3251mm.

  • 16" aperture
  • f/8 focal ratio
  • Crayford focuser with 7:1 reduction
  • Losmandy style dovetail rail

Additional Information

Name Meade - 16" ACF Advanced Coma-Free (f/8) Optical Tube Assembly - (UHTC)
Manufacturer Meade
Model 1608-80-00
Aperture 16"
Eyepieces 25mm HD60 Eyepiece
Focal Length 3251mm
Focal Ratio f/8
Star Diagonal 2" Enhanced 99% Diagonal
Viewfinder 8x50