SkyWatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Newtonian Telescopes
The Skywatcher 150mm Solar Filter performs as well as high quality plane-parallel glass filters. Metallic coatings are uniformly distributed along both sides of the film’s surface producing excellent color balance from edge to edge.
The Skywatcher 150mm Solar Filter for Reflector 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. The sun is one of the most interesting objects in the sky and its details can only unlocked when viewed safely through a solar film.
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 ultraviolet rays and infrared light. Skywatcher 150mm Solar Filter has also been declared safe for direct solar viewing by the German National Bureau of Standards for eye safety.
Please read through our guide to solar viewing and safety precautions here. Always double check your filter to make sure that the film is intact before conducting your viewing!