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Zhumell Laser Finderscope Bracket

Item# ZHUL035
 
4.5

(22 Ratings)

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Description

Turn your green laser pointer into a finder scope for your telescope. The Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket allows you to use an astronomical green laser pointer to point to the star your telescope is on. By using an astronomical laser pointer with the laser finder bracket, you will be able to see where your telescope is pointing simply by looking at where the laser is pointing. For anyone who enjoys star hopping, this is an essential accessory. Will hold pointers from 0.5-1 inch in diameter.

 

CHOKING HAZARD - small parts may pose a risk to children under 6 yrs.

Supplier Sku:
LF-BRACKET

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Brand

Zhumell

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Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket
 
4.5

(based on 22 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Strong construction (15)
  • Easy to use (10)
  • Widely compatible adapter (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Astronomy (17)
    • Terrestrial viewing (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual/ recreational (16)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (4)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    works as advertised

    I'm using a laser pointer to replace the original red dot finder on a 10 inch Meade Lightbridge dobsonian telescope. The laser pointer gets me close in to what I want to see then...Read complete review

    I'm using a laser pointer to replace the original red dot finder on a 10 inch Meade Lightbridge dobsonian telescope. The laser pointer gets me close in to what I want to see then I turn to a Telrad finder to hone in on my subject.
    I was able to simply remove the red dot finder mounting bracket and the mounting bracket for the Zhumell fit in the already drilled holes. With the red dot finder you have to crane your neck at awkward angles. In my estimation the green laser finder is a much easier way to get to your target object much more quickly and comfortably.
    With its six adjusting screws it gives you great flexibility and control when it comes to aligning it with your primary.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Laser Pointer Mount

    The mounting screws should be larger and orient as X-Y against a spring loaded plunger like Orion finders. The three point 120 deg style is difficult to adjust.

    The mounting screws should be larger and orient as X-Y against a spring loaded plunger like Orion finders. The three point 120 deg style is difficult to adjust.

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    5.0

    Good Value, Better After Mod

    By N5KZW

    from Lake Travis, TX

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Astronomy
      • Astrophotography
      • Terrestrial Viewing

      Comments about Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket:

      This mount is well-made, and offered at a fair price. If you unscrew the outer ring from the cantilevered base and flip it around before screwing it back on to the base, all of the mounting screws will bear on the front half of your laser pointer and you can replace the batteries without disturbing the alignment.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Cool accessory...

      By ch

      from Richmond, VA

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Strong Construction

      Cons

      • Bulky

      Best Uses

      • Astronomy
      • Terrestrial Viewing

      Comments about Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket:

      Nice solidly built bracket. It nice that it will accept a wide array of laser pointers and especially larger ones as well. It is a bit heavy though for me its not a problem only a sign of being solidly built, however for dobs that already have a lot of accessories or small scopes on light mounts this could be an issue. Only problem for me is that the bracket will not fit the pre-existing mounting points on a Celestron C series telesdcope. The holes are not spaced far enough apart.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Solid Mount

      By Mark Fletcher

      from Carmel, IN

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

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        Cons

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            Comments about Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket:

            Solid all metal mount. [...]

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            perfect laser mount

            By terrance

            from pittsburgh, pa

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Astronomy

              Comments about Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket:

              great little mount and you can't go wrong with the price.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Just the ticket for really big lasers

              By George the Ham Radio man

              from Fort Smith, Arkansas

              About Me Casual/ Recreational

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Fits any size green laser
              • Strong Construction
              • Very secure mount
              • Widely Compatible Adapter

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Astronomy
                • Terrestrial Viewing

                Comments about Zhumell Laser Finder Bracket:

                I HUNTED LONG AND HARD FOR A REALLY GOOD LASER MOUNT FOR MY 200mw GREEN LASER.It is much bigger then the toy laser pointers and it was hard to find anything that would support and mount it's large diameter. The Zhumell bracket, is the perfect answer to my search, and will soon be mounted on my new 10" Zhumell Z-10 deluxe dobsonian telescope also purchased from telescope.com, and Hayneedle. If you have been thinking of buying it, don't put it off any longer and it is on sale too, and for a bargin price. I am sure will love it, what are you waiting for?

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                Q1: Is this bracket made of plastic?

                A: The bracket is constructed of metal.

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