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Counterweight Set - Celestron 8" SCT - Bottom Only

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Note that this version of the counterweight set will not work with the CPC-800 telescope

To achieve true dynamic balance with a fork-mounted SCT, both top and bottom weights are required. See stock number CWGPS8-CS for the complete top and bottom kit. For users with piggybacked equipment such as a camera lens or guidescope, this bottom only weight kit is ideal. Note that additional weights may be required for heavy equipment. Additional weights are available separately, see stock number CWGPS-25.


  • Bottom rail and mounting brackets
  • Sliding weight holder with threaded rod
  • 2.5-pound stainless steel counterweight
  • Mounting screws and hex wrenches