Portable Piers

Specifications and Features

  • 10" OD x .090" wall thickness aluminum - reinforced at the bottom for strength, yet light in weight.
  • Set of (3) heavy duty, cast aluminum pier legs that each wrap around the pier a full 60 degrees.
  • Legs scribe a diameter of about 43".
  • 6" long stainless steel leveling studs with locks.
  • Zinc chromate plated swivel type leveling feet with rubber pads for more rapid vibration dampening
  • 10" dia. flat pier cap on top as standard equipment (Other adapters available for various mounts by Dan's Pier Top Plates).
  • All stainless steel hardware for corrosion resistance
  • Easy no-tool disassembly for transport and set up
  • Durable, dark gray metalflake finish
  • Pier can be made to any height required

Prices Effective: December 1, 2023

From 20" to 48" high $1,350 plus shipping
From 49 " to 66 " high $1,500 plus shipping
Taller pier columns available, please inquire


All optical components are guaranteed to deliver diffraction limited performance as specified in our catalog. In the highly unlikely event that you feel the optics are not performing as specified, return them to us and we will correct the problem at no charge.


Complete telescopes, tube assemblies, and equatorial mounts require 50% down. Balances are due upon completion. A notice will be sent when item is ready to ship. Payment may be made by PayPal, personal check, bank check, money order, or VISA or Master Card. International orders must be paid in U. S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank or by international money order, or via PayPal.


Aluminum tubing, rotating rings, standard rings are shipped via United Parcel Service. Equatorial mounts ship via UPS - Supply Chain Solutions. Small international orders ship via U.S. Postal Service air parcel post. Large international orders normally ship UPS - Supply Chain Solutions unless other arrangements are requested by the customer.

Product Specifications

We reserve the right to modify our mechanical and optical components at any time in the interest of continuing to offer the highest quality product possible.

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