LOSMANDY DOVETAIL UNIVERSAL 14" LONG 0.70" THICK
The Dovetail Universal Plate, New Hole Pattern by Losmandy:
This newly patterned Losmandy Universal dovetail plate is designed for use on Tele Vue, Parks, Takahashi, Questar, Vixen, and Meade refractors. It has a weight of 2.4-pounds, Length is 14-inches, thickness of 0.5-inches, one 0.25-inch wide slot w/ C Bore x 5.-inches long.
A Template for the new pattern can be found in additional images and articles.
Losmandy Product Number: DUP-N
OPT Product Number: LO-DUP14
*Note* - If using the 60 mm spaced holes, Losmandy recommends the LO-DAP4/5/6/7 plate instead as this plate ships with the lower profile 1/4-inch-20 cap screws that would otherwise need to be purchased separately with the LO-DUP-N.
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The description says "Template for the new pattern can be found in additional images and articles.", but I don't see it anywhere.
The diagram can be found here: http://losmandy.com/pdf/DUP.pdf
The link posted for the hole pattern is already bad. Returns a Not Found error.
The link http://losmandy.com/pdf/DUP.pdf is still active, although the image has also been added to the images on our website if that makes things easier.
Does this plate include any 1/4-20 thread bolts?
Yes, the dovetail includes 2x 1/4"-20 bolts in the box.
Can it accommodate astrophysics tub rings?
Yes, this plate has 60mm on-center holes that you can use, although you may need to source 1/4"-20 hex head screws with low profile heads.