LUNT LS50C H-alpha double-stack filter for LS50THa

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With this filter LS50THa telescopes show even more details on the solar surface

  • Can only be used with a LS50THa solar telescope!
  • Reduces bandwidth to <0.55 Angstroms
  • Significantly more contrast on the solar surface
  • Thus, more details become visible on the sun

£1,495.00*

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Product number: 0550210
GTIN/EAN: 4007922011684
Product information "LUNT LS50C H-alpha double-stack filter for LS50THa"
Double-stack filter for LS50THa telescopes.

The bandwidth of H-alpha systems can be reduced by so-called "double-stacking". A smaller bandwidth provides much more contrast at the solar surface, thereby many more details will become visible.

Double-stacking with a bandwidth of only <0.55 Angstrom is also possible at the LS50THa telescopes. Therefore Lunt Solar Systems has especially designed this LS50C double-stack filter in compact housing. The filter threads directly onto the LS50THa telescopes.

FEATURES
  • Aperture: 50  mm
  • Bandwidth: <0.55 Angstrom
  • Tuning: mechanical tilt-tuning
  • Housing diameter: 85 mm
  • Length: 70 mm
  • Weight: 0.7 kg
  • Front thread: M80x1 female thread
  • Rear thread: M80x1 male thread
  • only usable together with a LS50THa telescope!
SCOPE OF DELIVERY
  • LS50C H-alpha double-stack filter
  • Instruction manual

Colour: red
Material: Aluminium

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