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MEADE - ACF 16 inch f/8 OTA w/UHTCThis product is highly recommended
Code: 1608-80-01
Meade 406mm (16 inch) F/8 Advanced Coma-Free Telescope Optical Tube Assembly


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. Also features Meade's Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC) for maximum brightness and contrast, an oversized low-expansion primary mirror for extra aperture and to prevent thermal expansion of the mirror, primary mirror lock for increased image stability, and diffraction-limited optics.

Includes precision machined Losmandy-style dovetail rail mated to the tube with wide-stance radius blocks for rock-steady mounting, and front and rear dust covers.

Clear Aperture: 16"
Optical Design: Advanced Coma-Free (ACF)
Optical Coatings: UHTC™
Focal Length: 3251mm
Focal Ratio: f/8
Resolving Power: (Dawes'Limit) 0.285 arc-seconds
OTA Cooling Fan: Yes
Oversized Primary Mirror: Yes
Mirror Lock: Yes
Focuser Mechanism: Internal Crayford-style, zero image-shift, dual speed 7:1 focuser
Dovetail: Losmandy®-style with ultra stable radius blocks

Advanced Coma-Free Telescope Optical Tube Assemblies come with Meade's Ultra High Transmission Coatings (UHTC™), Oversized Low-Expansion Borosilicate Primary Mirror, Schott® Borofloat® Glass Corrector Plate, Diffraction Limited Optics, Internal Crayford-style Zero Image Shift Focusing system with 7:1 focus control, Dust Cover

16" f/8 Advanced Coma Free Optics
3251mm focal length
Meade Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC)
Oversized Low-Expansion Borosilicate Primary Mirror
Losmandy style mounting rail
Primary Mirror Lock for increased image stability




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