Saxon 8″ Newtonian Tube Rings & Dovetail Upgrade Kit

$269.00 inc GST


Designed for 8″ reflector telescopes.

Upgrade your Dob 8 to fit onto an Equatorial mount.

Next availability March 2021.

Using with a Eq5, HEq5 or EQ6 series Equatorial mount.

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Do you have an 8″ Newtonian reflector telescope – such as a Dob 8 – and would like to mount it on an Equatorial mount.Then you need the right equipment… the Saxon 8″ Tube Rings and Dovetail Upgrade Kit!

The Saxon 8″ Newtonian Tube Rings and Long Dovetail fits any telescope with an OD of 235mm. These hinged rings open wide to accept your telescope tube, and then close with a captive nut. The interior is felt-line to protect your telescope’s finish.

To complete the ensemble, the ring pair then connects to an included long dovetail plate which is compatible with Saxon / SkyWatcher / Celestron / Vixen mounts.


Saxon 235mm Tube Rings and Long Dovetail Upgrade Features…

* Dual ring set fits any 8″ telescope with an OD of 235mm

* Hinged for easy mounting and captive locking nut

* Felt-lined to protect your telescope’s finish

* Included long dovetail bar

* Fits Saxon / SkyWatcher / Celestron / Vixen


Saxon 8″ Newtonian Tube Rings & Dovetail Upgrade Specifications..

Equipment Type : Mounting Rings and Dovetail Bar

Includes : 2 rings and dovetail

Equipment Application : 8″ reflector telescopes with 235mm OD Mount

Application : Saxon / SkyWatcher / Celestron / Vixen

Additional information

Weight 46 kg
Dimensions 25 × 25 × 17 cm