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Antares Cradle Rings (Set of 2) - 4.55"

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Brand Antares
Part Number CR4.6
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Rings will fit tubes with an outer diameter of 4.53" - 4.55" (Approx. 115 - 116mm).

These Antares cradle rings are high quality, cast-aluminum mounting rings that can be used for mounting telescope tubes on various mounts or on guidescope rails. All rings are hinged, felt-lined and have clamp-style rings for easy mounting or repositioning of the optical tube. Most rings have clamping knobs while a couple of size have clamping clips instead. Please see the photo for this product to determine whether it has a clamping knob or clip.

The base of the rings has a metric 6mm mounting thread. Gunmetal dark gray finish. If the outer diameter (OD) of the telescope is a little smaller than the inner diameter (ID) of the rings, you can shim the inside of rings with extra felt (not included). Price shown is for a set of 2 rings.

Antares cradle rings are available in over 10 sizes. However, if a size is not listed on our site, then we do not have it. Custom sizes are also not available.


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      Review by Daniel of Santiago de Chile.
      Oct 17, 2014

      5.0 Great Product


      Strong Construction



      It fits perfect on my Nexstar 4SE

      Bottom Line: Would you recommend this item? Yes
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