Meade 82mm LightBridge Mini Telescope
- The ultimate tool to share the hobby with enthusiasts and beginners alike
- Newtonian Reflector with a generous 82mm (3.2") aperture to give you a great view of the Moon and planets
- Lightweight (3.8 lb) and a compact 300mm (f/3.7) focal length for ultimate portability
- Comes with 26mm (12x) and 9mm (33x) eyepieces for low and high magnifications
- Includes a 2x Barlow lens to double the magnifying power of your eyepieces
- 360° swivel mount and a simple point-and-look design for easy use
The Meade LightBridge Mini 82mm Telescope allows you to set up and share a stargazing experience in seconds. Whether you are camping in the outdoors or relaxing in your backyard, the LightBridge Mini 82 Dobsonian is the ideal “grab-and-go” telescope, offering easy and portable observation with its removable optical tube.
The LightBridge Mini 82 Dobsonian telescope by Meade boasts a generous 82mm (3.2 inch) parabolic aperture with a 300mm (f/3.7) focal length. The 360° swivel mount and a simple point-and-look design make navigating the sky effortless. With 82mm of light gathering ability, you’ll get a great look at the Moon, planets, and deep-sky objects like nebulae and galaxies. Experience versatility with the vixen-style mount, and see bright, sharp images with the LightBridge Mini’s parabolic mirror.
With its sleek, compact size, it’s both functional and eye-catching. The stylish tabletop design allows the LightBridge Mini to be displayed as a decorative piece yet readily available when the moment strikes.
The Meade 82mm LightBridge Mini Telescope features a one-arm Dobsonian-style mount with a removable OTA, comes with two eyepieces for low (26mm) and high (9mm) magnification, a red dot viewfinder to help you aim the telescope, and the Autostar® Suite Astronomy planetarium DVD with over 10,000 celestial objects.
Now, outdoor dinners and activities easily incorporate astronomy and stargazing because the LightBridge Mini is not just an astronomical tool, but also a conversation starter. With its sleek, compact design, it’s both functional and aesthetically pleasing. The stylish tabletop design allows the LightBridge Mini to be displayed as a decorative piece while still being able to give a fantastic view of the stars when the moment strikes.
Now, amateur and professional astronomers have the ultimate tool to share their hobby with enthusiasts and beginners alike. Those new to astronomy or just getting started can appreciate the night sky without intimidation….Meade continues to make astronomy fun and easy! Includes a 2x Barlow lens for extra magnification!
|Optical Design||Newtonian Reflector (Parabolic)|
|Resolving Power (Dawes' Limit)||1.425 arc-seconds|
|Eyepiece(s)||1.25" MA 9mm (33x) & MA 26mm (12x)|
|Focuser Mechanism||1.25" Rack and Pinion|
|Assembled Product Dimensions||
8.25" L x 8.25" W x 17" H
|Assembled Product Weight||13.6lb|