Baader 2" Clicklock Clamp for Takahashi Focusers (M56 Thread) # CLTAK-2i 2956255

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Baader 2" Clicklock Clamp for Takahashi Focusers (M56 Thread) # CLTAK-2i 2956255

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Quick Overview

  • Baader 2" ClickLock M56i x 0,75 clamp – for all focusers from Takahashi with M56 (M55,9) x 0,75 male thread
  • A small rotation by 20° with gentle fingertip pressure to the knurled lever is enough to securely clamp every 2" accessory.
  • Ratchet function – features acoustic and haptic display of the clamp-position. This way you can hear and feel in darkness without looking if the clamp is opened or closed.
  • Compression tension-ring of thick-walled hard bronze, keeps its shape even after many years of use and holds expensive accessories securely - without causing scratches or pressure points on your accessories.

Product Details

The Baader ClickLock (1¼" / 2") is a precisely fitting, very massive eyepiece clamp without clamping screws (!). Inserted eyepieces, CCD cameras and similar accessories are securely held in place, locked against rotation and won't be scratched in any way! With a small turn of 20°, each eyepiece is firmly clamped. You will never have to handle small locking screws again – instead, just rotate the top of the eyepiece clamp for a few degrees, and the eyepiece will be firmly fixed. This is also no problem with gloves on!

Our various ClickLock clamps are made of seven precision-machined components which provide a highly effective retention mechanism that securely holds any 1¼" or 2" eyepiece. The clamp is very expensive to assemble, the price therefore initially may appear high for "nothing more than" a clamping device. But if you think about the comfort, precision and stability, it's well worth the money.

You do not have to tighten the ClickLock clamps with brutal force, because the mechanical principle comes from professional mechanical engineering. This is how the tool holder in modern CNC milling centers works. Clever use of leverage multiplies the torque. The inserted object is held on three sides similar to a quick-action chuck and can therefore no longer carry out any tilting movements.


  • Manufacturer: Baader Planetarium
  • Sku (#): 2956255
  • Optical Tube Length: 30 Mm
  • Clamping System: Clicklock
  • Usage: Fast Clamping Of Every 2" Accessory
  • Inner Diameter / Clear Aperture (mm): 50,8 (2")
  • Outer Diameter: 68
  • Inner Connection (lens Sided): Thread, M56 X 0,75
  • Weight (kg): 0.127
  • Inner Connection (eyepiece/-camera-sided): Clamp, 2" (50,8mm)
  • Compatible Brands: Takahashi
  • Type Of Adapter: Clicklock, Eyepiece Clamp


Baader part # CLTAK-2i or 2956255