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Need some dimensions pronto - Criterion wedge support arms.

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#1 Gil V

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Posted 13 September 2019 - 05:46 PM

Making supports for a Dx8 wedge tomorrow.

Need overall length, hole location and slot location/length.

TIA

Edited by Gil V, 13 September 2019 - 05:47 PM.


#2 Chuck Hards

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Posted 13 September 2019 - 07:27 PM

LOA:  12-3/16"

 

Hole center located 5/8" from end.

 

Slot length:  2-3/4" end-to-end

 

Slot begins 8-3/8" from hole center, so 8-1/2" from hole center to center of slot radius at end.  Slot ends 1/2" from end of arm.


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#3 Gil V

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Posted 14 September 2019 - 07:12 AM

Perfect. Chuck. Thanks.

We’re traveling to the Outer Banks soon, and my work associate has a tripod he hardly uses. It was missing support arms, he made replacements, but they’re only 7” long. He mounted the scope on the back of the plate. Throws the center of gravity way off.

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#4 Gil V

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Posted 16 September 2019 - 07:48 PM

Couldn’t source correct material, so I had to improvise. Drilled for current and vacation latitudes. 

 

I’ll put your dimensional info to good use at a later date.

 

 

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