I have moved up to a 10 inch meade and sold my C8. I have a Celestron 8 inch scope Hardcase with wheels, pull out handle, etc. It has the cubed pluck out foam which has been plucked to my purposes to fit a C8 and nexstar 8. (not pretty but it works). Externally, it show very mild normal wear. Used it 3 times to transport scope in a car. The celestron new price is 249.00 I will sell for:
200.00 plus half shipping.
The product description is: A waterproof hard case with a pull out handle and wheels for transporting through airports, etc.. The case will hold any Celestar model, the C8 Special Edition, and the C5+. The case is lined with diecut foam cut into 1" cubes for custom fitting. Dimensions 11.5" X 22" x 32".