Dovetail Bars

Dovetail bars are used to attach telescope optical tubes to mounts. They are also used to attach accessories, such as camera mounts or guide scope rings, to the top of an optical tube. The most common dovetail bars are the or Losmandy D style and the and the Vixen V style. The mating surfaces of these dovetails bars are approximately 3 inches wide for D style and 1.5 inches wide for V style. Skies Unlimited maintain a stock of both ADM and Losmandy dovetail bars. Accessories from these two manufacturers are interchangeable withing the specific D or V styles.

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate Adapter
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate Adapter

  • ADM's DPA - Dovetail Adapter Plate allows you to attach just about anything to your D series dovetail. read more...
  • Our price: $40.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Astrotech / Orion 6-inch RC
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Astrotech / Orion 6-inch RC

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $90.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Astrotech / Orion 8-inch RC
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Astrotech / Orion 8-inch RC

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $90.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 11-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 11-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $100.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 14-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 14-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $150.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 8-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 8-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $90.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 9.25-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 9.25-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $100.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 10-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 10-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $100.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 12-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 12-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $150.00

  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 8-inch
  • ADM D Series Dovetail Plate for Meade 8-inch

  • Losmandy style "D" plate for selected OTA's. Dovetail bars are 4 inches wide and .5" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $90.00

  • ADM D Series Male to Male 12-inch Male to Male Dovetail
  • ADM D Series Male to Male 12-inch Male to Male Dovetail

  • Male to Male dovetail bars. Used to convert Losmandy style saddle to a male dovetail. read more...
  • Our price: $75.00

  • ADM D Series Male to Male 7-inch Male to Male Dovertail
  • ADM D Series Male to Male 7-inch Male to Male Dovertail

  • Male to Male dovetail bars. Used to convert Losmandy style saddle to a male dovetail. read more...
  • Our price: $65.00

  • ADM DUP11 D Series Universal Dovetail Bar
  • ADM DUP11 D Series Universal Dovetail Bar

  • ADM DUP11 D series universal dovetail bar is eleven inches long and commonly used as the interface between tube rings and a mount saddle where wider ring spacing is desirable. read more...
  • Our price: $75.00

  • ADM DUP11M Universal Dovetail
  • ADM DUP11M Universal Dovetail

  • ADM and Losmandy D Series products may be used interchangeably. D series dovetails are directly compatible with mount saddles of Astrophysics, Losmandy, and the Celestron CGEM, CGE, and CGE Pro mounts. read more...
  • Our price: $75.00

  • ADM DUP15 D Series Universal Dovetail Bar
  • ADM DUP15 D Series Universal Dovetail Bar

  • ADM DUP15 D series universal dovetail measures 15 inche in length and can provide a ring spacing of up to 14 inches for long refractors. read more...
  • Our price: $70.00

  • ADM DUP15M Universal Dovetail
  • ADM DUP15M Universal Dovetail

  • ADM and Losmandy D Series products may be used interchangeably. D series dovetails are directly compatible with mount saddles of Astrophysics, Losmandy, and the Celestron CGEM, CGE, and CGE Pro mounts. read more...
  • Our price: $75.00

  • ADM DUP7 D Series Universal Bar
  • ADM DUP7 D Series Universal Bar

  • ADM DUP7 D series universal is seven inches long and commonly used as the interface between tube rings and a mount saddle. This item is commonly used to attach TeleVue mounting ring sets MRS-4011 and MRS-5000 to a Losmandy style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $65.00

  • ADM DUP7M D Series Universal Dovetail
  • ADM DUP7M D Series Universal Dovetail

  • ADM DUP7M features a 60 mm hole spacing to accommodate metric style tube rings by Astrophysics, William optics and others. read more...
  • Our price: $70.00

  • ADM DV Series Dovetail Plate Adapter
  • ADM DV Series Dovetail Plate Adapter

  • DVPA- This dovetail adapter adapter attaches to both "D" Series as well as "V" Series dovetails. read more...
  • Our price: $40.00

  • ADM V Series Dovetail Bars 8-inch Meade Dovetail
  • ADM V Series Dovetail Bars 8-inch Meade Dovetail

  • Vixen Style Dovetails for the Celestron and Meade OTA's are used to mount your telescope or mount accessories on top of your telescope. read more...
  • Our price: $69.00

  • ADM VC8 Vixen Style Dovetail Bar for 8-inch Celestron
  • ADM VC8 Vixen Style Dovetail Bar for 8-inch Celestron

  • Vixen Style Dovetails for the Celestron and Meade OTA's are used to mount your telescope or mount accessories on top of your telescope. read more...
  • Our price: $79.00

  • ADM VC9.25 Vixen Style Dovetail Bar for 9.25-inch Celestron
  • ADM VC9.25 Vixen Style Dovetail Bar for 9.25-inch Celestron

  • VC9.25 dovetail fits existing holes in most 9.25-inch Celestron SCTs and is used to attach the telescope to a mount or as a platform for mounting accessories. read more...
  • Our price: $79.00

  • ADM VDUP11 Vixen Style 11-inch Universal Dovetail
  • ADM VDUP11 Vixen Style 11-inch Universal Dovetail

  • Vixen Style Universal Dovetail bars have many uses such as mounting your telescope or mounting accessories to your telescope. read more...
  • Our price: $54.00

  • ADM VDUP14 Vixen Style 14-inch Universal Dovetail
  • ADM VDUP14 Vixen Style 14-inch Universal Dovetail

  • Vixen Style Universal Dovetail bars have many uses such as mounting your telescope or mounting accessories to your telescope. read more...
  • Our price: $59.00

  • ADM VDUP3 Vixen Style 3-inch Universal Dovetail
  • ADM VDUP3 Vixen Style 3-inch Universal Dovetail

  • ADM VDUP3 features a 1.75-inch slot that will allow two point attachments to clamshell rings with hole spacings of up to 1.5 inches. read more...
  • Our price: $35.00

  • ADM VDUP4 Vixen Style 4-inch Universal Dovetail
  • ADM VDUP4 Vixen Style 4-inch Universal Dovetail

  • ADM VDUP4 features a 2.75-inch slot that will allow two point attachments to clamshell rings with hole spacings of up to 2.5 inches. read more...
  • Our price: $35.00

  • ADM VDUP7 Vixen Style 7-inch Universal Dovetail
  • ADM VDUP7 Vixen Style 7-inch Universal Dovetail

  • ADM VDUP7 offers both a 2.75-inch slot and paired holes one inch center to center placed at 1.5 inch intervals along the bar. read more...
  • Our price: $49.00

  • ADM Vixen Dovetail Plate Adapter
  • ADM Vixen Dovetail Plate Adapter

  • The VDPA is the heart of the ADM Vixen series. Allowing you to attach different accessories to Vixen Style Dovetail. read more...
  • Our price: $29.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 10-inch Meade
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 10-inch Meade

  • Losmandy DM 10 dovetail may be used to attach 10-inch Meade Schmidt-Cassegrains to a Losmandy style mount saddle, or as a platform to attach accessories. read more...
  • Our price: $107.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 11-inch Celestron
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 11-inch Celestron

  • Losmandy DC 11 dovetails fit Celestron C11 optical tubes and may be used for attaching the tube to a mount or as a platform to mount accessories. read more...
  • Our price: $107.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 12-inch Meade
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 12-inch Meade

  • Losmandy DM 12 dovetail may be used to attach 12-inch Meade Schmidt-Cassegrains to a Losmandy style mount saddle, or as a platform to attach accessories. read more...
  • Our price: $131.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 14-inch Celestron
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 14-inch Celestron

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plates for Celestron and Meade systems read more...
  • Our price: $131.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 14-inch Meade
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 14-inch Meade

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plates for Celestron and Meade systems read more...
  • Our price: $131.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 16-inch Meade
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 16-inch Meade

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plates for Celestron and Meade systems read more...
  • Our price: $200.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 8-inch Celestron
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 8-inch Celestron

  • Losmandy DC 8 dovetail and radius blocks are used to attach Celestron C8 optical tubes to a Losmandy style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $89.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 8-inch Meade
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 8-inch Meade

  • Losmandy DM 8 dovetail and radius blocks are used to attach 8-inch Meade Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tubes to a Losmandy style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $89.00

  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 9.25-inch Celestron
  • Losmandy D Series Dovetail Plate for 9.25-inch Celestron

  • Losmandy DC 9.25 dovetail may be used to attach Celestron C925 optical tubes to a Losmandy style mount saddle, or as a platform to attach accessories. read more...
  • Our price: $107.00

  • Losmandy DAP4
  • Losmandy DAP4

  • Losmandy DAP4 4" Astrophisics dovetail plate mates Astrophysics tube rings to Losmandy D Style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $90.00

  • Losmandy DUP14
  • Losmandy DUP14

  • Losmandy DUP14 D series universal dovetail plate, 14" long x 0.75" thick. read more...
  • Our price: $79.00

  • Losmandy DUP7
  • Losmandy DUP7

  • Losmandy DUP7 universal dovetail plate is most commonly used to attach refractors with split rings to a Losmandy style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $56.00

  • Losmandy Male-to-Male Dovetail Plate
  • Losmandy Male-to-Male Dovetail Plate

  • Losmandy DMM14 male-to-male dovetail plate allows D or DV series accessories to be connected to a D style mount saddle. read more...
  • Our price: $129.00

  • Losmandy VUPS
  • Losmandy VUPS

  • Losmandy VUPS short universal Vixen dovetail plate is 7" long with a variety of mounting holes. read more...
  • Our price: $46.00

  • Lunt Solar 4-inch Dovetail Bar
  • Lunt Solar 4-inch Dovetail Bar

  • Vixen style dovetail bars pre-drilled and countersunken holes to match Lunt mounting rings. read more...
  • Our price: $35.00

  • Lunt Solar 6-inch Dovetail Bar
  • Lunt Solar 6-inch Dovetail Bar

  • Vixen style dovetail bars pre-drilled and countersunken holes to match Lunt mounting rings. read more...
  • Our price: $40.00

  • Orion Dovetail Mounting Plate 13-inch
  • Orion Dovetail Mounting Plate 13-inch

  • Provides a platform for coupling telescope optical tubes to Orion AstroView, SkyView Pro, Sirius, and Atlas equatorial (EQ) telescope mounts read more...
  • Our price: $37.00

  • Orion Dovetail Mounting Plate 8-inch
  • Orion Dovetail Mounting Plate 8-inch

  • Rigid dovetail plate provides a platform for coupling telescope optical tubes to AstroView, SkyView Pro, Sirius, and Atlas equatorial mounts read more...
  • Our price: $19.00

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