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SkyWatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Maksutov Telescopes

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- economical full aperture baader solar film filter
- observe the sun safely
- placed over the front of your telescope
- reduces the intensity of the Sun's light significantly
- reflects away harmful rays.
- view subtle faculae and sun spots
- 5 years Skywatcher limited warranty
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The Skywatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Maksutov Telescopes, allows you to do solar observations safely. Attach it securely over the front of your telescope to filter and reflect harmful rays from the Sun. It then lowers the intensity of the light making it observable through your scope.

Baader’s Astro Solar™ Safety Film has the optical performance of high quality plane-parallel glass filters. Double-sided metal coatings are uniformly distributed along the film’s surface ensuring good color balance across the entire field from edge to edge.

The Skywatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Maksutov Telescopes, allows you to see the details in sunspots, bright faculae near the limb and the mottled areas known as granules. These filters enable the safe viewing of our Sun. It is one of the most dramatic and dynamic objects in our sky and viewing it can be a great source of fun and knowledge.

It is completely safe and durable. The film transmits 1/100,000 of visible light (.001%) while reflecting (blocking) 99.999%of unwanted light. The film significantly decreases harmful levels of ultraviolet rays and infrared light. Baader Astro Solar™ film has also been declared safe for direct solar viewing by the German National Bureau of Standards for eye safety.


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Specifications "
Model SKY-SWSUN-M150
Manufacturer SkyWatcher
Size 150 mm
Film Type Baader Solar Film
Manufacturer SkyWatcher



Your Skywatcher Products is under Warranty

Your Skywatcher® product is warranted to be free of defects in materials and workmanship for FIVE year after the date of purchase. In the event of a defect under this warranty, we will, at our option, repair or replace the product, provided that you return the product with proof of the receipt.

This warranty does not cover damages caused by misuse, improper handling, installation, collimation or maintenance provided by someone other than a Skywatcher Authorized Service Department.

For Skywatcher Products purchased elsewhere, will NOT qualify for manufacturers warranty from us, it must be returned to the place of purchase to resolve any issues.


Hi again, Will this one fit for my Saxon telescope? Though I saw this, is this Only for this Maksutov Telescopes? SkyWatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Maksutov Telescopes Thanks, Santi
No this filter won't be suitable as all the Skywatcher Solar filters are only suitable for Skywatcher telescopes, if you are wanting a solar filter you will need to purchase the Safety Film to make your own Baader AstroSolar Safety Film http://www.ozscopes.com.au/baader-astrosolar-safety-film.html Baader Astrosolar Large Safety Film (100cm x 50cm) http://www.ozscopes.com.au/baader-astrosolar-safety-film-large-100cm-x-50cm.html Thanks

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