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Old Celestron Ultima Wedge...and new Celestron SE?

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#1 Chris Watts

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Posted 19 October 2013 - 11:58 AM

Hello,

I have an old tripod and wedge very heavy duty, that i got from an old Celestron Ultima scope. The Ultima is now married to an equatorial mount, so the tripod and wedge is free. I am wondering about it's campability with other goto configuations like the Celestron SE6/8 goto head, or say a CPC head? I have seen some and the three pin posts...appear to be the same configuration. does anyone have any information on this?

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#2 MikeML

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Posted 19 October 2013 - 06:11 PM

The SE yes, I don't think the CPC due to their wide base

#3 Geo.

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Posted 20 October 2013 - 11:26 AM

The bolt circle center should be 3.25". Due to the design of the Ultima wedge it may well work with the CPC. I have a Nextstar parts mount and can get you the base dims if it helps.






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