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#1 stbehastx

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 02:18 AM

Aloha CN, I have a new pair of Celestrons and while I spend some time making a real mount, I was wondering if anyone has some relatively quick tricks to modify the plastic adapter mount that came with the binoculars. I just want something that will stabilize the Binoculars while I use them on my tripod. Thanks all

#2 Mark9473

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 03:50 AM

I saw somebody mention in another thread that they filled the hollow plastic stalk of the adapter with epoxy resin to stiffen it.

#3 daniel_h

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 05:47 AM

Quik fix-throw the pastic tripod adapter away & purchase a metal one..if it snaps you'll regret it,try Garrett optical,oberwerk,eagle optics,bhphoto, or others

#4 stbehastx

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 03:49 PM

Thanks i'll look into that resin option, and Daniel I most defiantly will dump this adapter but I need something for now while I build a more stable and durable mount. Thanks for all the help






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