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Zhumell 16 inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope

Item# ZHUE026
 
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What's Included?

8x50mm RA Correct Image finder, Plossl 9mm, SuperView 30mm eyepiece 2 inch, Newtonian Collimator, Moon filter

Description

Zhumell's 16-inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope combines the best of impressive power and light-gathering capacity with remarkable portability. Because this telescope assembles and disassembles quickly, you can transport it to your favorite observation point with relative ease.


This massive telescope features diffraction-limited, fully coated optics and top-quality components at a price comparable to standard Dobsonian telescopes. See the universe like you've never seen it before:


Fully Coated, Diffraction-Limited Optics

These fully coated Zhumell optics will provide crisp, contrast-rich images in impeccable detail. Aluminum coatings with magnesium fluoride ensure maximum brightness.

 

2-inch Crayford-Style Focuser with 1.25-inch Adapter

Enjoy smooth, precision focusing with this machined-aluminum focuser. A unique focus-tension knob and focus-lock design put you in complete control over the focus.

 

Built-In Primary Mirror Cooling Fan

This feature will bring the telescope into thermal equilibrium quickly and efficiently. The battery-powered fan is mounted to the rear of the "vented" primary mirror cell for fast cooling.

 

Steel RA Roller Bearings

Roller bearings make movements smooth and effortless.

 

SuperView 30mm Eyepiece

This is a premium 5-element 2 inch eyepiece with excellent flatness of field and 22mm eye relief. The lens is fully multi-coated and has a 68-degree field of view


Plossl 9mm

Great for high power planetary and lunar observation.


Lightweight Aluminum Trusses

Despite its formidable size, this telescope is surprisingly portable thanks to its lightweight aluminum trusses. This telescope can be set up and taken down quickly, making it a valuable asset for fully enjoying your favorite dark-sky location.


Metal Rear Tube with Primary Mirror Cell

This metal tube holds the telescope's primary mirror. It is equipped with a built-in cooling fan for fast temperature equilibrium.


Laminated Base

The base of this telescope is designed to last. It is laminated for protection against dew and inclement weather. This platform is extremely stead as well, allowing for stable high-power viewing.


Dimensions & Specifications

Recommended Usage

For the Enthusiast , For the Professional , Viewing Galaxies/Star Clusters

Brand

Zhumell

Weight Complete

134 lbs

Finderscope

8x50

GoTo

No

Telescopes Series

Zhumell Dobsonian Telescopes

Focal Length

1800mm

Focal Ratio

f/4.5

User Level

For the Enthusiast , For the Expert

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Zhumell 16 inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope
 
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5.0

YES!!!

By Rob E

from Yorktown Va.

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Pros

  • Accurate
  • Quality Lenses
  • Strong Construction

Cons

  • Heavy

Best Uses

  • Astronomy

Comments about Zhumell 16 inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope:

YES!!!!
The best mass produced telescope I've ever looked through..period..

(2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

EXCELLENT OPTICS

By Kobe the Optics Guy

from Mayfield,KY

About Me Professional Guide

Pros

  • Accurate
  • Compact
  • Quality Lenses
  • Strong Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Astronomy

    Comments about Zhumell 16 inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope:

    This scope has no apparent ways to improve itself. Withe 16n inchs of aperature, it shows deep space objects in all their glory. This scope is also excellent for high power planetary views.

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    Customer Q & A

    Q1: What are the base dimensions and weight (with mirror)?

    A: The Zhumell 16 inch Truss-Dobsonian Telescope base weighs 54lbs. The base is 31.5" in diameter and 25" in height

    Q2: How tall is the entire Zhumell, 16 inch unit?

    A: The telescope's height in a straight stance is 75 inches tall.

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