VIXEN PORTA II Mount Head. 1 PORTA II Mount Head.
2 Slow Motion Control Knobs x2. 4 Tripod Adapter with 3/8" & 1/4" threads. 5 Base Adapter to connect to Vixen SXG-Series accessories [Needs to be removed when connecting to a camera/video tripod]. Highly popular mount for stargazing and nature photography is here! Attaches directly to any good camera/video tripod!The PORTA II Mount for stargazing is a bestseller internationally, however some customers do not fancy the original Aluminum tripod supplied with it. This is due to poor stability and vibration issues, especially when observing at high magnification. By allowing the mount head to mate with stable and vibration-damping tripods like wooden or carbon fiber tripods, the overall performance of the PORTA II Mount is improved tremendously! PORTA mounted to a Manfrotto tripod.
Long flexible control cables, telescope, etc. User comments: It worked perfectly and was a big improvement over the standard tripod that comes with the Porta II Mount! This kit consists of the following items only: 1 PORTA II mount head, 2 short rigid control knobs, 2 Allen keys in hidden compartment, 2 tripod adapters. The McGill PORTA kit allows the mount head to be used in conjunction with any standard professional camera or video tripod with either 1/4" or 3/8" screw threads.
One adapter needs to be connected to the PORTA II mount head at all times. In addition, this is a great mount for terrestrial viewing. The Porta II Mount Head features slow motion control of both axes and a central bolt opening for easy change of any standard astronomical tripod. When used with an optional McGill L-Bracket, a camera with long telephoto lens or a pair of binoculars can be easily attached to the Mount Head to suit a variety of usage. This Porta II Mount Head may be used directly with a Vixen HALSXG or Skypod Tripod.How to install the tripod adapter: Remove the original black adapter plate at the base of the mount. Use the bigger Allen key to remove the 3 screws.
Attach the supplied 3/8 tripod adapter by re-installing the 3 screws, at the same locations. NOTE: We reserve the right to cancel orders from certain countries.
Otherwise, we reserve the right to re-list. The item "VIXEN PORTA II Mount Head withUniversal Adapter for Camera/Video Tripods" is in sale since Monday, April 17, 2017. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Tripods & Supports\Other Tripods & Supports". The seller is "jim_mcgillsgp" and is located in Singapore, Singapore.
This item can be shipped worldwide.