This 16-inch truss tube offering from Explore Scientific is shipped in one box, with the rocker and mirror box pre-assembled and the other components ready to fit together by way of thumbscrews. YOU ARE HERE >> HOME | EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC | ES 16" Truss Dob Telescope. While many commercial Dobsonians use rolled steel tubes and wooden rocker boxes, for this instrument they have been constructed from aluminium. The … Explore Scientific took the telescope and maintained the original design concepts but refined the design for a high quality truss tube Dobsonian telescope that won't break the bank. Immediate permanent damage to your eyes will occur as soon as you are pointing the telescope at or near the sun. This 16" Explore Scientific Dobsonian telescope features an ultra-lightweight truss tube design. EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC 16" Dobsonian - [ IMPORTED ON ORDER] D=406 / F=1826mm 2nd Generation Truss Tube 'Ultra Light' Dobsonian Telescope: 2,10,000 + 18% GST [ click to enlarge] [ click … Page 1 User Manual Explore Scientific Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescopes DANGER! Providing photos is a GREAT way to speed the process along. We tested their Generation II 16-inch option, which has been upgraded recently to improve its mechanics. Never use a telescope for solar observing without a special filter! Page 2 of 2 - Explore Scientific 16 truss tube dobsonian purchase issues [Resolved] - posted in Reflectors: I have no idea why the telescope showed up from Amazon in the condition it did. Top Rated Gear: Explore Scientific 16" 4.6mm f/4.5 Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope MFR: DOB1645-00. All of my other telescopes I bought used, needing some level of restoration and this was my first time buying a telescope brand new. Explore Scientific produces a range of elegant lightweight truss tube Dobsonian reflectors with mirrors ranging in diameter from 10-inch, to a whopping 20-inch. When a customer has a problem with an Explore Scientific product, please immediately contact us so we can take care of the problem. Page 1 of 2 - Explore Scientific 16 truss tube dobsonian purchase issues [Resolved] - posted in Reflectors: I bought an Explore Scientific 16 truss tube dob brand new on Amazon- shipped and sold by Explore Scientific- during their Memorial Day sale promotion. Aperture: 16" (406mm), Series: Explore Scientific Dobs, Type: Dobsonian Telescopes