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kriss13

From finderscope to small refractor...

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Since I will sell my 102 doublet to get an 80 triplet (used as gng too), there will be a time when I will have no scope (the horror :))

So I made a small adapter to screw into the 9x50 Skywacher a Baader mk3 Zoom, to have something to play with...

The adapter is made of some sort of hard plastic (textolit in my language).

it has threads at both ends (different tho) and and internal baffles (not painted yet)

It performs quite well.

Since a picture is better than a thousand words.. the pictures:

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Textolit in English is Tufnol, but your plastic looks more like Acetal?

Very nice!

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