Meade 16" Piggyback Bracket #07400. Take your camera for a ride on your 16" Meade LX200! Bolts securely to the top of the telescope using existing mounting points on the tube. Compatible with all Meade 16" SCT and ACF models past and present including all 16" LX200's. Piggyback photography is a popular and easy way to get started in long exposure astrophotography and this adapter will let you get going.
This easy to use Piggyback Bracket allows secure mounting of your film or digital SLR camera which has a standard 1/4-20 thread for a tripod mounting bolt on the bottom to the top of your Meade telescope. Please note that the telescope must be wedge (equatorially) mounted and polar aligned for star images in long exposures to appear properly.
An easy introduction to astrophotography, the Piggyback Bracket allows use of your telescope to track the night sky while your camera captures beautiful wide-field photos of the Milky Way and other regions of the sky. Compatible with all 16" Meade Schmidt-Cassegrain (SCT) and Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) models.
Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.
SPECIFICATIONS FOR PIGGYBACK BRACKET 16" MEADE SCT OR ACF
FUNCTION: Mounts SLR camera to top of telescope
USE: Wide Field astrophotography
COMPATIBILITY: For 16" LX200
|Name||Meade - Piggyback Bracket, for 16 " LX200 / LX200GPS|
|Custom Stock Status||In Stock|
|Fastar Compatible||For 16" LX200|
|Function||Mounts SLR camera to top of telescope|
|Use||Wide Field astrophotography|