Dovetail Shoe for Orion/Synta Type Dovetails
with 1.7" Base Width
Machined aluminum, black anodized, with a round-tipped brass retainer
bolt that securely holds all dovetails with 1.7" base width. Also has
second "safety" screw. Has center 1/4-20 threaded hole, triangular
pattern of 3 1/4-20 holes on 1.06" (27mm) radius, and two 0.336"
counterbored holes for 5/16 or 8mm bolts spaced 1.35". Outside
diameter is 3.15", 1.02" thick. M8 retainer bolt. Weighs 1/2 pound.
Compatible dovetail bars sold separately Here.
Bolts to Giro III, LXD500, Takahashi Teegul Lapides.
#DS13 shown mounted on #DMP6 plate. Click images to enlarge.
Shoes are now black, not silver as shown.
Prices include shipping in the USA!
Dovetail bars sold separately Here.
#DS13 bolts to the top of Meade LXD500 mounts. (Thanks Greg!)
#DS13 also fits Takahashi Teegul Lapides with
two M8x20mm socket-cap bolts. (Thanks John!)