The Meade LightBridge 16-Inch Telescope may be big, but you'll be amazed at how quickly it breaks down for transport, then sets up again once you've reached your favorite dark sky spots. This Meade telescope gives you a portable powerhouse that can go just about anywhere with ease. The Meade Light Bridge Truss-Dobsonian Telescope features anti-reflective coatings on the inside of the optical tubes, on the truss tubes and trim rings, and Diffraction Limited Optics to deliver you the most accurate, precise images. For the same price as an ordinary tube Dob, the Meade LightBridge Dobs Telescope gives you high quality Meade optics, premium components, and ultra portability. Take the Meade 16in. LightBridge Truss-Dob Telescope with you on your next escape from the city - and prepare to see like you've never seen before!