Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Equatorial Wedge Base

BH #SKS20530 • MFR #S20530
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Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Equatorial Wedge Base
Key Features
  • 3/8"-16 and 1/4"-20 Mounting Socket
  • Vixen-Style Dovetail Saddle and Plate
With Sky Watcher's Star Adventurer Equatorial Wedge Base users can adapt a standard photo tripod for use with the Star Adventurer mount. The wedge mounts on any tripod with a 3/8"-16 or 1/4"-20 screw and allows users to accurately set the observation location's latitude for polar alignment. The wedge features a Vixen-style dovetail saddle, and a dovetail plate with a screw to attach the Star Adventurer mount.
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Sky-Watcher S20530 Overview

With Sky Watcher's Star Adventurer Equatorial Wedge Base users can adapt a standard photo tripod for use with the Star Adventurer mount. The wedge mounts on any tripod with a 3/8"-16 or 1/4"-20 screw and allows users to accurately set the observation location's latitude for polar alignment. The wedge features a Vixen-style dovetail saddle, and a dovetail plate with a screw to attach the Star Adventurer mount.

UPC: 050234205306

Sky-Watcher S20530 Specs

Packaging Info
Package Weight1.705 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.95 x 5.65 x 5.35"
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