Losmandy Dovetail Saddle Plate for GM-8 & Takahashi Mounts

BH #LOGM8SPDV • MFR #GM-8 SPDV
Losmandy Dovetail Saddle Plate for GM-8 & Takahashi Mounts
Key Features
  • Accepts D- and V-Series Dovetail Plates
  • Aluminum Construction
  • Weight: 14.5 oz
The Dovetail Saddle Plate from Losmandy is an aluminum clamp designed to fit GM-8 and Takahashi equatorial mounts. The clamp accepts the standard large Losmandy D-series and the smaller V-series (Vixen-style) dovetail plates, weighs just 14.5 ounces, and features a 5-hole mounting pattern with holes spaced both 3" and 35mm apart.
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Losmandy GM-8 SPDV Overview

The Dovetail Saddle Plate from Losmandy is an aluminum clamp designed to fit GM-8 and Takahashi equatorial mounts. The clamp accepts the standard large Losmandy D-series and the smaller V-series (Vixen-style) dovetail plates, weighs just 14.5 ounces, and features a 5-hole mounting pattern with holes spaced both 3" and 35mm apart.

UPC: 851868007348

Losmandy GM-8 SPDV Specs

Material of Construction
Aluminum
Clamp Compatibility
D- and V-series dovetail
Dimensions
1.0 x 4.0 x 4.0" / 2.5 x 10.1 x 10.1 cm
Weight
14.5 oz / 411.0 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.33 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.7 x 4.35 x 1.4"

Losmandy GM-8 SPDV Reviews

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Can this be fixed on iOptron CEM26 side to mount ...

Can this be fixed on iOptron CEM26 side to mount guidescope?
Asked by: Chirag
Yes the Losmandy Dovetail Saddle Plate could be fixed to the iOptron. However, you would have to drill your own holes and the plate is flat. It will not follow the curved contour of the scope.
Answered by: John
Date published: 2021-11-02

Does a Vixen style dovetail fit in this saddle ...

Does a Vixen style dovetail fit in this saddle plate?
Asked by: Nico
Yes, the Losmandy Dovetail Saddle Plate for GM-8 & Takahashi Mounts accepts the standard large Losmandy D-series and the smaller V-series (Vixen-style) dovetail plates.
Answered by: Dan W
Date published: 2019-08-06

What are the bolt dimensions [bolt shaft diameter ...

What are the bolt dimensions [bolt shaft diameter and bolt head diameter] for the two outside mounting bolt holes?
Asked by: John
The Dimensions are 1/4-20 x 7/8 pass through.
Answered by: Alex S
Date published: 2022-03-01

Will this clamp to the Dovetail of a EdgeHD 1400?

Will this clamp to the Dovetail of a EdgeHD 1400?
Asked by: Thomas
The Losmandy Dovetail Saddle Plate for GM-8 & Takahashi Mounts BH #LOGM8SPDV • MFR #GM-8 SPDV is a receiver for standard large Losmandy D-series and the smaller V-series (Vixen-style) dovetail plate. It is designed to fit GM-8 and Takahashi equatorial mounts. Refer to the second picture on the B&H website. https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1279959-REG/losmandy_gm_8_spdv_gm_8_saddle_plate_for.html
Answered by: John
Date published: 2021-11-22

Can a finder mount screw ontu the underside of ...

Can a finder mount screw ontu the underside of this mount? I want to undersling my guide camera which uses a finder mount.
Asked by: Jay
We are not aware of the exact product you are looking to use with this, however it has holes for screws on both the top and bottom.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2020-09-14
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