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Orion Safety Film Solar Filter for 8" Reflector Telescopes #0774
Orion Safety Film Solar Filter for 8" Reflector Telescopes #0774
$49.99
Solar Filters, 6.58 inch Full-Aperture Glass #07737
[18041]
$109.95
Solar Filters, 6.58 inch Full-Aperture Glass  #07737

Full-Aperture Glass Solar Filters
Solar Filter - for 130mm Orion Space Probe Newtonian
Have You Seen Your Sun Lately?

Designed to fit snugly over the aperture of your telescope, these optical glass filters block 99.999% of incoming sunlight, allowing you to safely observe sunspots and solar granulation in the Sun's photosphere. The Sun appears in a natural, whitish color. The glass elements are machine-polished and triple-coated with nickel-chromium stainless steel for a scratch-resistant surface. Each filter is mounted in an aluminum cell and supplied with foam tape liner to accommodate diameters up to 1/4" smaller than the nominal size (see table below).

Lifetime limited warranty.

See the Sun Safely, In Natural Color
Full-Aperture Glass Solar Filters

Who said you have to be in the dark to do astronomy! Turning your telescope to the Sun is fun and educational. Watch the march of giant sunspots, the clouds of glowing vapor in the photosphere, and solar “granulation” detail. But be sure to protect your precious vision with a safe Orion solar filter! Looking at the Sun without one, even for an instant, can permanently damage your eyes.

Superior to Mylar
These full-aperture optical glass filters deliver superb views of the Sun, without risk to your eyes. While more expensive than Mylar filters, Orion solar filters provide better contrast, a more natural yellow-orange—color rather than blue—and are more durable. They’re ideal for photographing the Sun too.

The glass elements are machine-polished and triple-coated with an advanced nickel-chromium stainless steel alloy for a scratch-resistant surface. The filter passes only a fraction of the incoming light, rejecting harmful ultraviolet and infrared radiation.

Each filter is mounted in an aluminum cell that slide-fits over the front of your telescope. Size shown in the chart below is the ideal diameter of front of telescope; filter will fit diameters up to 1/4" smaller with foam tape liner supplied.


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Solar Filter Reference Guide
Solar Filters for Binoculars
Item # Size Fits Regular stock/Special Order
7724 3.68" Orion MegaView 80mm Binoculars (filters) Special Order
7726 2.47" Orion 50mm Binoculars (2 filters) Special Order
7799 4.57" Orion Explorer 100mm Binoculars (2 filters) Special Order
Solar Filters for Telescopes
7732 3.56" Orion Observer 60 Altaz & EQ Special Order
7706 4.00" Orion ShortTube 80, Observer 70, AstroView 90, Explorer 90 Special Order
7733 4.10" Orion StarMax 90, Apex 90, Meade ETX-90 Special Order
7730 4.33" Orion ShortTube 90, Solar Filter for Transporter 70 Special Order
7798 4.57" Orion StarMax 102, Apex 102, AstroView 100, SkyView Pro 100, ED 80 and ED 100 Refractors Regular stock
7734 5.64" Orion AstroView 120 & 120ST, SkyView Pro 120, StarBlast Regular stock
7727 5.70" Orion StarMax 127, SkyView Pro 127, Apex 127 Special Order
7710 5.81" Orion ShortTube 4.5, SkyQuest XT4.5 Regular stock
7721 6.40" Orion SpaceProbe 130ST Special Order
7737 6.58" Orion SpaceProbe 130 Special Order
7723 7.17" Orion SkyQuest XT6, AstroView 6, SkyView Pro 6 & 6LT, SkyView Pro 3.6 CA Special Order
7781 7.52" Orion SkyView Pro 150 Mak Special Order
7722 9.25" Orion SkyQuest XT8, SkyView Pro 8, Atlas 8 Special Order
7713 9.13" Meade & Celestron 8" Schmidt-Cassegrains Regular stock
7782 9.25" Orion Schmidt-Cassegrain Special Order
7783 11" Orion Schmidt-Cassegrain Special Order
7715 11.63" Meade 10" Schmidt-Cassegrains Regular stock
7790 12.13" Orion SkyQuest XT10, Atlas 10 Special Order
7725 14.21" Orion SkyQuest XT12 (off axis 4" filter) Special Order

Due to our dealer agreement with Orion, this item can not be shipped outside the USA.

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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 09 August, 2017.
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