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#1 rustynpp

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Posted 30 December 2017 - 07:13 PM

Hi all,

 

I have the OTA from a Celestron Nexstar 8i circa 2004 - it's just a bare OTA, with no dovetail or mounting apparatus of any kind.

 

I'd like to get a Vixen or Losmandy dovetail that is compatible with the scope so I can mount it on my Stellarvue M2, but I'm not sure if the N8i OTA has the same mounting hole arrangement as a regular C8 OTA. Unfortunately I don't have access to the OTA right now, so I can't check/post a pic. Might be the same as the Nexstar 8SE, though.

 

Anybody have any idea? Might this work? http://www.scopestuff.com/ss_mpc8.htm

 

Thanks!


Edited by rustynpp, 30 December 2017 - 07:14 PM.


#2 DLuders

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Posted 30 December 2017 - 07:27 PM

You should make sure about the mounting hole pattern before you buy anything -- heed the ScopeStuff warning http://www.scopestuf...m/ss_c8warn.htm




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