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sockgoblin

mini tripod table for heritage 130p

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I wanted to be able to level my 130p and I want to be able to sit down to observe.

So I butchered a tripod for a EQ2 mount ( bought for £20 from Astroboot) and added a plywood circle to form a table for the 130p.

I now have a small robust table which can be leveled like a tripod. While I was at it I also added nut inserts to the bottom of the plywood board and some speaker spikes I had in my "dont throw anything away" box. M6 bolts would also fit. The board can be used as a leveling table separate to the tripod .

Many thanks to Happy-kat for the setting circle patterns which I will be adding to the top board of the 130p.

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Cool, should work well.

I like the forlorn pile of discarded tripod legs ?

Looks a  very stable table ?

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Neat solution, I see the caravan level, handy and inexpensive. 

Look forward to your finished setup.

 

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