Really Right Stuff NATO-DVTL: NATO Dovetail Adapter

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The Really Right Stuff NATO Dovetail provides quick release functionality for your NATO Accessory Rail and Mil Std 1913 Picatinny. The NATO Dovetail is machined from a solid block of aircraft grade aluminum, designed and manufactured in San Luis Obispo, CA. 

The NATO Dovetail is a semi-permanent clamp mount. The RRS 1.5" dovetail system allows equipment furnished with the NATO Dovetail to be quickly mounted and dismounted in RRS quick-release clamps while maintaining consistent accuracy with your RRS support systems. 

The NATO Dovetail can be mounted with the barricade texture facing either forward or backward. The bottom of the NATO Dovetail has both 3/8 and 1/4"-20 mounting accessory ports, enabling direct mounting to tripods and ball heads.

The NATO Dovetail is CNC machined and type-3 hard anodized. They are built from the ground up for maximum functionality, performance, ruggedness, ergonomic fit, and finish.


  • RRS 1.5" Standard Dovetail
  • Left/Right Side Mount
  • Captive Spring/Loaded Jaw
  • Aggressive Knurled Barricade Stop
  • CNC machined 7075-T6 Aluminum
  • All corners and edges are rounded for better feel and ergonomics
  • Tumbled, satin finish
  • Hard-Anodized; Type-3 Black
  • NATO STANAG 4694 specification to fit on NATO Accessory Rail and Mil STD 1913 Picatinny
  • (1) 1/4"-20 threaded accessory mounting socket
  • (1) QD socket
  • (1) 4 "M3 tapped" holes, enabling compatibility with the Barricade Stop (BSTP)
  • RRS Dovetail Standard

In The Box:

  • (3) Black Nitride coated Alloy Steel 10/32-1/4 Socket Cap Screw
  • Flathead Alloy Steel Black Nitride screw M3-0.50x6mm
  • 1/8" hex key
  • 5/32" hex key
  • (2) stop screws
  • NATO-DVTL User's Guide 


  • Length: 2.4" / 61mm
  • Width: 1.5" / 38mm
  • Height: 0.7" / 18mm
  • Weight: 2.9oz / 83g
  • Torque Spec: 25-30 in/lbs