Skywatcher camera thread adaptor (1/4"-20) for AZ3 altazimuth mount
Skywatcher 1/4" Camera Thread Adaptor for alt-azimuth Mount AZ3
AZ3 mount has a mounting plate which is made for telescopes with tube
rings. Spotting scopes, cameras and many other instruments do however
not have tube rings, they usually have a 1/4" camera tripod thread.
AZ3 to 1/4-20 camera adapter is the part you need to connect a camera
or spotting scope to the AZ3. No tools are needed once you have attached
the adaptor to the mount.
This adaptor turns the AZ3 into a very
sturdy camera tripod with slow motion controls - at a fraction of the
costs of a regular camera tripod with similar properties.
Scope of Delivery:
With this adapter plate, you can turn the AZ3 altazimuth mount into a photo tripod and thus mount cameras, spotting scopes or binoculars on it.