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Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14
Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14
Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14
Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14
Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14

Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate For Celestron 14 Inch SCT - FDHDC14

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    Farpoint
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    $300.00
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    $375.00 You save 20%
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    Estimated Arrival: Between Feb 27 and Mar 05. *ETA to USA Only

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    Safely attach telescope optical tubes with Farpoint Heavy-Duty Dovetail Plate – Celestron 14 Inch SCT.

    Losmandy “D” size heavy-duty dovetail support plate and radius blocks for Celestron C-14 optical tube assembly. This dovetail is 1.5″ thick (twice as thick as the standard) and many times stiffer, yet weighs only 6 pounds.

    The Losmandy-style dovetail that has become the standard for attaching Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube assemblies to German equatorial mounts, was originally designed as an accessory mounting device and was not intended to carry the full weight of a telescope the size of the C-14. With the advent of high-precision telescope mounts, automated pointing, and unattended imaging, the time has come for an upgrade to your support system.

    The primary benefit of a thicker, stiffer dovetail support bar is decreased vibration, which eases wind sensitivity and reduces telescope settling time after a pointing move. In addition, decreased deflection of the support bar improves pointing accuracy and reduces the effort required by auto-guiding systems. Not to mention, the spacecraft-like light-weighting and classic Farpoint fit, finish, and flair will make your rig the envy of your friends!

    Includes:

    • Dovetail Plate
    • Radius Blocks
    • Screws

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