This adapter allows owners of all Astro-Physics 400, 600E, 900, 1100 and Mach1GTO mounts (cannot be used with the 800) to use the following tripods:
- Losmandy HD series tripods (Losmandy part #HD Tripod)
- Folding HD Tripod with MA Top (Losmandy part #FHD-MA)
- MA Top (Losmandy part #MA) that is attached to a Meade Field Tripod.
The adapter fits into the top of the Losmandy HD Tripod (or MA Top) and is secured with either the Losmandy Knob Set (LTKS) or with the 3/8-16x3/4" socket head cap screw that we provide.
The top of the LT2APM is drilled and tapped to receive either the A-P Tripod Adapter (ADATRI), the 900/1100 Flat Surface Adapter (119FSA) or the 900 Standard Pier Adapter (900SPA). Please note that one of these three adapters will be required in addition to the LT2APM. We provide the appropriate screws for all applications.
A-P 900/1100 Flat Surface Adapter (119FSA) mounted on the LT2APM Allows the use of the 900 Precision Adjust Rotating Pier Adapter (900RPA) or Hi-Lo Latitude Wedge (900WDG) and 1100GTO mounts.The Control Box Adapter (CBAPT) can also be used. CBAPT attached to control box ear of tripod with 1/4" flat head screw, nut and washer