Rehabilitation of the Meade Giant Field Tripod is done except for the cosmetic removal of surface rust on the legs.
The A-P Flat Surface Adapter is mounted with 8 socket-head bolts to holes drilled in the top plate of the tripod.
The 1600GTO sits on the carpet, observing the proceedings as it awaits its ascent to the throne…
…which will probably have to await a visit from my son, who has muscles. Maybe tomorrow.