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Celestron 3\" Dovetail Mounting Bar fits Celestron 8\" SCT and EdgeHD

Mount telescopes, rings, cameras, and more to many popular models of equatorial and altazimuth mounts that accept 3" standard dovetails.

These are also used on top of telescopes to mount guide scope rings, piggyback adapters, etc.

The length and bolt hole pattern of this dovetail bar is designed for Celestron 8" telescopes.

When installing, only remove the necessary cap-head screws located on the rear tube cell. Holes have been machined into the bottom of the dovetail on one end to fit over the remaining cap screws.

Compatible with Celestron, Losmandy, Orion, Sky-Watcher and others that use the 3" dovetail standard.

Made from sturdy extruded Aluminum, and orange anodized.


  • Bolt hole pattern and length for Celestron 8" OTA's
  • Length: 33cm (13")
  • Width: 80mm (3")
  • Weight: 757g (26.5oz)