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Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film A4

Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film A4

Giving an aesthetically pleasing yellow/orange cast to the solar disk, the Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film cuts out 99.999% of solar light, including all UV and IR wavelengths, allowing the observer to study the solar disk in detail.

The film is supplied with cardboard guide stencil sheet for making your own solar filter and solar viewing glasses, plus a helpful guide sheet, which explains all about how to cut mount and handle the material. This film is extremely useful for those with telescopes and binoculars that are not catered for by regular-sized solar filters, allowing the user to create a perfectly fitting bespoke DIY cell for their own particular needs. Ships in heavy duty cardboard outer envelope.

Features include:
Watch Solar Eclipses, Sun Spots, Planet Transits, crossing aircrafts and satellites.Suitable for making your individual solar filter for telescopes, binoculars, photo- and video cameras.

Newly developed solar filter film that has the optical quality of glass with the advantages of impregnated polymer.

Collateral protection by using impregnated polymer and additional filter coated surface.

Creates a very natural and yellow solar image.

Also qualified for high magnifications.

Consistent brightness and even density with any aperture.

Ideal for visual observing and photographic use.

Light weight and does not require re-balancing tube assembly.

Flat surface compared to other thin film filters that have wrinkles and creases.

Resistant against any damage.

Construction manual included for making your individual solar filter and eclipse glasses.

Tested in Germany under the stringent safety requirements of DIN EN ISO 12312-2 : 2015-11 and certified 100% safe for solar observation

Material thickness: 0.05mm
Optical density: 5
Optical transmission: 1/1000 of 1% (99.999% incoming light blocked)
Dimension: A4 - 210 x 297mm

Customer Reviews

  Exactly what I wanted  Excellent product, clear instructions for making a filter for my camera and eclipse glasses. All ready for the eclipse!  (13/08/2017) Jane - Hampshire

  Looks good  Unlike the baader paper its orange, which I think makes a better colour.   (21/07/2017) -

  Good product  I have only had a limited opportunity to use the filter since fitting it into the housing I use on my 9.25 SCT but first impressions are good and compare favourably to the previous "Baader" film I have used. The orange hue is a pleasant change from the white disc the Baader product produces.   (09/04/2017) David Ettie - Washington Tyne and Wear

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Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film A4

MPN: 0310300

Price: 18.00


Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film A4 - observe Solar eclipses and surface detail, including sunspots, surface granulation, faculae and filaments in complete safety. Tested in Germany under the stringent safety requirements of DIN EN ISO 12312-2 : 2015-11 and certified 100% safe for solar observation, the Explore Scientific Solarix Solar Filter Film A4 is a sheet of pliable, yet tough solar film design to be cut and mounted on telescopes, binoculars, cameras and DIY solar glasses in order to observe the fascinating features of our parent star.

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