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Jims Mobile (JMI) Counterweights for the Meade LightBridge Telescopes

Item# JSMM041
 
4.5

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These counterweights help counterbalance heavy equipment at the eyepiece or on the nose assembly.  The clip-style mounting brackets attach to the bottom of the mirror tub by sliding the clip onto the mirror cell support.  There are two counterweight clips in a set with each having two weights (approx. 1 lb ea) for a total of approximately 4 lbs.  With each clip you can use a single weight or stack the two weights together.


NOTE: These counterweights will not work on the 8" LightBridge.


Supplier Sku:
CWLB

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Jims Mobile (JMI)

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Jims Mobile (JMI) Counterweights for the Meade LightBridge Telescopes
 
4.7

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    4.0

    Good but expensive

    By LightbridgeGuy

    from Cleveland, Oh

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

    • Expensive

    Best Uses

    • Astronomy
    • Astrophotography

    Comments about Jims Mobile (JMI) Counterweights for the Meade LightBridge Telescopes:

    Works great as advertised, just seems a little steep a price for weight.

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    5.0

    Good

    By Grant

    from Texas

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Good Padding
    • Strong Construction
    • Widely Compatible Adapter

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Astronomy

      Comments about Jims Mobile (JMI) Counterweights for the Meade LightBridge Telescopes:

      These weights help balance my LightBridge with heavy accessories (Binoviewer, eyepieces, etc).

      The con is the price. There are cheaper ways to add weight, but these are convenient.

       
      5.0

      This product is a must

      By Astronomy joe

      from benicia california

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        Comments about Jims Mobile (JMI) Counterweights for the Meade LightBridge Telescopes:

        Counterweights really help the meade 16 lightbridge. Its a must for the telescope.

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