This 16" Versatile Dovetail Plate can be used with the DOVELM2, DOVELM162 (and prior versions of DOVELM16x) and other Losmandy D-Series Style Saddle Plates. Consider the SBD16 for the following configurations:
* Astro-Physics mounting rings with 2.362" (60mm) or 4.5" hole spacing. Note: The 3.2" hole spacing of Astro-Physics rings is not used for this plate.
* TeleVue, AstroTech, StellarVue, TMB, ASA rings (confirm your ring spacing with diagram)
* Parallax rings with 37mm hole spacing
* Losmandy Adapter Blocks or AP Riser Blocks (SBDAPB) using 3.5" hole spacing
* Takahashi clamshells and ring sets
* Optional blocks (SBDTB) are available for the largest Takahashi scopes: Mewlon, BRC, FRC
* Optional blocks (SBDAPB) are available if you wish to raise your AP rings in order to incorporate "floating" rings for a guidescope
Weight: 2.0 lbs. (0.9 kg). The plate is ribbed on one side to reduce weight.
Dimensions: 16" x 5" (40.6cm x 12.7cm) with 3" (7.6cm) dovetail
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