Parallelogram Standard II PRO (discontinued)
NEW product of the year 2016!
out of stock please see new product Parallelogram standard 3PRO
Parallelogram Standard II PRO- professional binocular mount is designed to support very large astronomical binoculars (20x110 or 28x110 or 100 mm 900/450) and also any others from 10x50 to 25x100! For their fixation, fine height adjustment, positioning and choice of angle, depending on user’s preference. It allows you to observe while standing, lying down or sitting, providing comfort and a wide range of positions.With our product you will dive into the world of comfortable binocular observations of the starry sky.
Even more comfort, more safety, more reliability. We have increased the warranty period for this product up to 10 years.
TM PARALLELOGRAM STANDARD ® was created using all of the experience gained from the moment, when we first started producing mounts in 2012. We used high-quality materials, as well as applied our own original solutions and design.
Dimensions: 850 mm x 150 mm x 100 mm
Height adjustment limit: 900 mm (excluding tripod height)
Weight: 5 kg. depending on the configuration, without a tripod and counterweights
Maximum load: binoculars weighing up to 15 pounds
Tripod mounting: standard thread M10, but M12 or even inch thread 3/8" we can produce on order, or to use adapter M10-3/8"
Fixing to binoculars (camera and accessories): inch thread of: 3/8"and 1/4" or dovetail adapter "Vixen Style" (depends of the choiсe of buyer).
Manufacturing material: solid steel construction (all accessories from stainless steel), technical rubber, fluoroplastic. Painting: corrosion resistant and mechanically durable powder coating of light grey and black shades, glossy or "shagreen".
The mount is adapted in a standard way to be compatible with the tripods of the equatorial mounts, such as Sky Watcher, Orion, Vixen, Meade, Celestron, etc., with fastening bolt M10. Compatible stands: Celestron CG-5, MEADE LXD55 & LXD75, VIXEN Great Polaris, Orion SkyView but possible at choose buyer, optional and 3/8", depending on configuration, Camera Crane STANDARD for use at cinema industry). Counterweights have 20 mm landing, compatible with standard counterweights from equatorial mounts (not included).
Each of the four axes of the mount arm is equipped with special plugs, bearings and polyacetal washers to ensure the friction is maximally smooth and the maintenance of selected position.
The mount allows for rotation in the following 4 ways:
1. The base (the whole structure can be rotated horizontally by 360°)
2. The base can also be moved up and down (height adjustment for a specific observer)
* 3. Binocular (camera) bracket can be moved on horizontal axis by 180 °4. Binocular (camera) bracket can be moved on vertical axis by 360°
Axes are equipped with locking and pressing mechanisms, with an option to adjust the pressure, as well as a block, preventing their accidental removal.
The set contains:
1. parallelogram-mount including all nodes, 1 pc.
2. counterweight rod - 1 pc.
3. binoculars (cameras) fixing screw with ¼ inch -1 pc.
4. binoculars (cameras) fixing screw with 3/8 inch -1 pc.
5. M6 stop-clip -1 pcs.
6. M10 stop-clip - 1 pc.
7. Flange, adapted to fit on a tripod with an M10 screw thread fixing.
8. Stainless steel handle for operation control binocular
Tripod and counterweights are not included in the set.
*Turn of bracket with binoculars is used for observations, in position lying for convenience when astronomical objects go out of sight. In this position You'll be a watching small deflection. In the normal mode is not visible deflection and with 12 pounds load. And it's a not problem of the p-mount.
Usually , for turn of bracket with binoculars no need more then 30 deg. of angle.
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