Celestron EclipSmart Solar Filter for 6" SCT Telescopes
Get ready for the 2017 total solar eclipse with EclipSmart Solar Safe Products. Enhance your viewing experience with Celestron's EclipSmart Solar Filter for a 6" SCT Telescope. Instantly transform your normal Celestron 6” Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope (6" SCT) into a white-light solar telescope.
Designed from the telescope’s lens cap for a snug fit, each filter includes two safety Velcro straps and four self-adhesive Velcro pads for safely securing your solar filter in place.
Fits these Celestron telescopes:
- SkyProdigy 6" Computerized Telescope
- Advanced VX 6" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
- NexStar 6SE Computerized Telescope
- NexStar Evolution 6
EclipSmart solar products feature Solar Safe filter technology providing the ultimate protection from harmful solar radiation, including both IR and UV light, and filters 99.999% of intense visible light. Celestron Solar Safe filter technology is GUARANTEED SAFE for direct solar observation and has been independently tested by SAI Global Assurance Services.
Solar Safe products conform to and meet the transmission requirements of ISO 12312-2, Filters for Direct Observation of the Sun, EN 1836:2005 + A1:2007 (E) for an E15 Filter for the Direct Observation of the Sun and, AS/NZS 1338.1:2012, Filters for Eye Protectors.
|Telescope Compatibility:||Celestron 6” Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescopes|
|Filter diameter (external)||184 mm|
|Filter diameter (internal)||174 mm|
|Filter thickness||24.0 mm|
|Filter clear aperture||128.5 mm|
|Weight of filter||74 grams / 2.6 ounces|
|Filter material||Celestron proprietary Mylar filter|
|Nylon safety straps||Two 1” x 4” Velcro straps, Four 1” x 1” Velcro Tabs|