Also known as the
Mini Dovetail System. The MDS system is a lightweight, less expensive
alternative to the D series accessories. This is the perfect solution for
mounting astronomical accessories like guidescopes, finderscopes, and camera
mounts. Dovetail bars are available for most popular Meade and Celestron SCT’s
as well as custom lengths for attaching to clamshell rings. The MDS system can
also be used as a counterweight system since it can be mounted to the underside
of the OTA's.
Also known as
Losmandy dovetail bar and accessories. The “D” series dovetail consists of a 4"
wide bar with a 3” dovetail. This large surface is the perfect solution for
astrophotographers who demand a solid platform. The large dovetail bar is also
compatible with a number of popular mounts commonly found in the industry. ADM
offers a large line of dovetail bars for popular Meade and Celestron OTA’s as
well as a number of universal dovetail bars to meet most mounting needs.
Also known as Vixen
dovetail bars and accessories. This system is becoming extremely popular due to
the number of manufacturers incorporating this style saddle into their mounts.
Vixen, Celestron, Meade, TeleVue and Orion are just a few examples. The bar is
approximately 1.72” wide with a 12 degree dovetail angle. ADM offers a large
line of dovetail bars for popular Meade and Celestron OTA’s as well as a number
of universal dovetail bars to meet most mounting needs.
Also known as DUAL Series
dovetail bars and accessories. This system is perfect for those astronomers that have a number of different telescope mounting systems.
The dovetail clamps are designed to fit both Losmandy "D" Series and Vixen "V" Series dovetail bars.
Some of these
accessories will be sure to minimize your set-up and teardown time while
improving the look of you telescope system. Some of these accessories will
allow you to bridge the gap between the different series accessories as well as
allow you to manufacture your own system. Be sure to check this page frequently
since ADM is working hard to expand this section.