BT Technologies is proud to offer our newest product to the astronomy community. The Tak-02dp is a dovetail that offers a beautifully crafted dovetail plate for use with the highest quality Takahashi refractors and astrographs.
Our dovetail starts off as a 6061-T6 bar and is 100 percent CNC machined for a perfect consistent finish that is beyond equal. Not only is our newest plate engineered for its good looks, it is designed to be one of the strongest most rigid plates available and at the same time light in weight.
Designed specifically for use with both Takahashi clamp shell and rings for: TOA-130, TOA-150, Epsilon 160 and Epsilon 180.
Also can be use with FC-60, FS-60, FC-76, FS-78, Sky-90, FC, FCT 100, FS-102, TSA-102, FSQ-106, FS-128, FS-152 and TOA-130 clam shell.
The three center machined depressions on the centerline of the plate to enable single or dual use of clam shells for the ultimate secure non flexing mounting arrangement.
This plate is specifically designed for Takahashi owners that use a Losmandy G-11, Astro-Physics or Casady saddle plate. Our newest dovetail is designed to work with the Takahashi rings or Takahashi clamshell tube holders.
We have provided 3 machined depressions on the centerline of the plate to enable single or dual use of clamshells for the ultimate in providing a secure non flexing mounting arrangement. In addition, the Tak-01dp was engineered to work specifically with the following Takahashi telescopes using the Takahashi Rings:
- Takahashi TOA-130 APO Refractor
- Takahashi TOA-150 APO Refractor
- Takahashi Epsilon 160 Astrograph
- Takahashi Epsilon 180 Astrograph
Our newest dovetail plate is now in stock and available in either a gorgeous black or clear anodized finish. We will also be offering our plate in a matching Takahashi finish which will be available shortly.