Absolutely delighted with this 3D-printed device for mounting a smartphone to a 1.25” telescope eyepiece (made by member Eric Walker).
This will allow our astronomy club members & the public to attach their own phones and be able to take great astroimages, especially of the moon & planets.
It will also allow the Lead Observers for the sessions to “show & talk” to several people at the same time without the need for a slow-moving queue forming at the scope.
The ability to use the phone’s own zoom facility is also an added bonus.
To ensure the bolt threads are strong enough (you don’t want your smartphone dropping to the ground
3D Hero PLA
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