Tele Vue Telescope Balance Aid - APB-1008: For use with Tele Vue mounts, the Telescope Balancing Aid moves the scope's center of gravity forward about an added two and half inches for better balance with heavier eyepieces and added photographic equipment.
The Tele Vue APB-1008 Balance Aid was designed originally for standard Tele Vue telescope ring mounts, but can also be adapted to photo tripods as well.
TeleVue Product Number: APB-1008 Customer Note: As of 1/1/12, Tele Vue has extended it's warranty on eyepieces, Barlows, Powermates, and Parracors from 5 years to a LIFETIME warranty! This will be effective on sales on 1/1/12 moving forward only and is not retroactive in any way. The warranty will still cover optical performance, optical coatings, optical cementing, plus mechanical components, and operation of the product. This warranty still applies to the original owner and a dated proof of purchase must accompany any warranty repair claim.