About the Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set w/ RichView Tuning & 15mm Blocking Filter...
The Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set with RichView tuning system includes 60mm diameter primary H-Alpha etalon filter with sub 0.7 angstrom bandwidth and 15mm Blocking Filter. Recommended for refractor telescopes with a focal length of 1500mm or less to provide a fully illuminated image on the solar disc.
Coronado filters are used around the world by serious solar enthusiasts and professional research facilities alike. When properly and safely mounted on your high quality refractor telescope or other suitable telescope this Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set allows observation and imaging of the amazing and ever changing surface detail and prominences on the Sun in hydrogen-alpha (Ha) light. Custom mounting will be required (adapters not included).
The patented RichView tuning assembly allows direct tuning of the primary filter etalon. No other commercially available Ha Coronado Solar Telescope can provide the tuning range and accuracy of the SolarMax II. Now you can use the Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set to tune for the highest contrast views of active regions, filaments and surface detail, or quickly and easily re-tune for prominences on the solar limb.
The stunning bright red views through a Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set display astounding surface and limb detail especially when the Sun is in an active phase. Add Coronado Cemax Solar Telescope Eyepieces to enhance the view even more! The sun is now heading for Solar Maximum, when activity will be at its best. Don''t miss out!!
Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set w/ RichView Tuning & 15mm Blocking Filter Features...
- Comes with a BF-15 blocking filter, a secondary interference filter which mounts at the eyepiece end of the telescope
- You cannot use the individual units (either the blocking filter or the front-mounted SolarMax''s) separately
- The BF15 is mounted inside the body of a 1-1/4" right-angle diagonal
- Optimized to provide a full disc image on telescopes with a focal length of up to 1500mm
- An adapter plate is required to attach this filter to your telescope
Coronado SolarMax II 60mm Solar Filter Set w/ RichView Tuning & 15mm Blocking Filter Specifications...
Filter Type: Coronado SolarMax II 60 H-Alpha Filter
Blocking Filter Size: BF15
Equipment Applications: TeleVue Pronto or TV76 (adaptable to other telescopes of 1500mm focal length or less)
Focuser Size: 1.25"Coronado Product Number: SMF60-15