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Starwave Dual Saddles (Vixen-type) & Dovetail Bar
Attach two Optical Tubes on Standard Vixen-type Telescope Mounts
Starwave Dual Saddles (Vixen-type) & Dovetail Bar.
  • For Optical Tubes with Vixen-type dovetails (narrow dovetail bar)
  • 230mm separation of the optical tubes
  • Will not mark or deform dovetail bars
  • Contents:
    • Saddle, Vixen-type (narrow)
    • Saddle, Vixen-type (narrow)
    • Dovetail bar, Vixen-type (narrow)
    • Screws to secure the saddles to the dovetail bar
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Starwave Dual Saddles (V-type) & Dovetail Bar (V-type)
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Starwave V-V Saddles no SWVDVV £ 65.00 £ 0.00 24 hours

The Starwave dual telescope mounting features a 1.75" Vixen/Sky-Watcher-type centre dovetail bar and two corresponding saddles, which attach directly to each end with the supplied screws.

The split clamp design provides a solid locking surface along the entire length of the saddle. The saddles are spring-loaded to achieve a firm grip. This system is designed to mount two optical tubes with a separation when mounted side by side of approximately 230mm centre-to-centre.

Compatible with the original long Vixen-type bars. It can be fitted on many types of mounts including the Sky-Watcher EQ3-2, EQ5, HEQ5, EQ6, NEQ6 and AZ-EQ6. It will also fit the Celestron CG4, CG5 and VX. And many others.

We are constantly checking the accuracy of the technical data. We are prepared to provide more detailed information on request. Technical data is subject to change without notice.

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