The 250mm Altair Losmandy dovetail plate is compatible with all TMS Losmandy-format clamps as well as popular mounts from SkyWatcher and Celestron such as the EQ6 and above and CGEMII and above. Hard anodised black, machined to perfection on our computer controlled milling system - made here in the UK.
The Altair TMS "Losmandy format" Dovetail Plate is compatible with most refractors having a standard 30mm centre-to-centre M6 hole spacing. A central slotted hole allows you to choose your telescope tube ring spacing or you can use the row of 3 M6 holes with 30mm centre-to-centre separation - standard on most refractors.
A small taper at the end of the plate plus chamfered edges make insertion into the saddle easier. The dovetail bar angle is extremely accurate with the correct angle, unlike some budget products which show surprising variation. For the ultimate fit and therefore rigidity.
The Very best dovetail bars made here in the UK
Our aim is to provide a simple, safe and rigid mounting system for most types of telescope on the market, to give our customers the best possible results for astro imaging and visual observing. Made from the highest grade British aerospace 6068 T6 tempered and artificially aged aluminium, which has the highest strength in the 6000 series alloy range and is extremely corrosion resistant.
Our delivery charge for most of the UK is £3.95. All orders are shipped promptly, lower value items are sent Royal Mail 1st class and higher value or larger goods are shipped via reputable courier. All goods are shipped fully insured with FEDEX, UPS, DPD, DHL and Royal Mail, we do not use budget courier services, we can only ship to UK mainland addresses and are not able to ship to forwarding agents or PO boxes.
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