This is an additional 5 pound counterweight for balancing heavier loads on fork mounted Celestron and Meade Schmidt-Cassegrains. It threads onto the Losmandy #WS8, #WS9, #WS1011, and #WS12 counterweight systems, all of which come standard with one 2 ... Learn More
Using accessories such as cameras, Lens Shades, Tele-Extenders and the 2" Diagonal will affect the balance of your Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. Counterweights restore proper balance, increasing ease in handling and improved tracking accuracy.
Once the Bar Assembly is in place, counterweights can be attached to it and moved along its length, as well as perpendicular to it, for better dynamic balancing. Each Counterweight Bar Assembly comes with mounting hardware and one 2.5 lb. weight.
The TeleVue Balancing Aid is designed for TeleVue telescope to move the center of gravity forward for better balance with heavier eyepieces.Machined from anodized aluminum plate and pre-drilled to match mounting holes in scope ring mount ... Learn More