Meade EclipseView 114mm f/4 AZ Reflector Telescope with Solar Filter

Meade EclipseView 114mm f/4 AZ Reflector Telescope with Solar Filter

Meade EclipseView 114mm f/4 AZ Reflector Telescope with Solar Filter

B&H # MEEV114RT MFR # 227001
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Product Highlights

  • Removable White-Light Solar Filter
  • 114mm Newtonian Reflector OTA
  • 450mm Focal Length, f/4 Focal Ratio
  • Manual Alt-Azimuth Mount
  • 1.25" Rack-and-Pinion Focuser
  • 9mm and 26mm Eyepieces
  • Nighttime and Solar Finderscopes
  • 360° Swivel Tabletop Base
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  • 1Description

Designed and engineered for portability and versatility, the Meade Instruments EclipseView 114mm f/4 AZ Reflector Telescope can be used for conventional nighttime viewing or, with the simple installation of the included filter, solar and solar eclipse observation. The full-spectrum white light filter fits on the front of the optical tube (OTA) and allows for safe viewing of sunspots, granulations, planetary transits, and all phases of solar eclipses. With the filter removed, the EclipseView can be used to view celestial subjects such as the Moon, planets, comets, and meteor showers.

To find subjects fast, and to make star-hopping navigation faster, Meade includes a wide-field red-dot finder; and for safe centering of the Sun in the field of view, they also provide a Sun Finder finderscope. The OTA is attached to a manual single-arm alt-azimuth tabletop base that smoothly swivels a full 360° to allow viewing from horizon to horizon in any direction. To get users viewing right out of the box, Meade provides two eyepieces that produce low and high magnifications, and its drawtube will accept any other optional 1.25" accessory such as eyepieces, Barlow lenses, astrophotography adapters, and imaging systems.

Optical Tube
  • Removable white-light solar filter to convert from conventional nighttime viewing to safe solar observation
  • 114mm aperture
  • f/4 focal ratio
  • 450mm focal length
  • Max resolution: <1 arc sec
  • Sturdy rack-and-pinion focuser
  • 1.25" drawtube accepts the most popular eyepiece and accessory size
Mount and Tripod
    Mount:
  • Manual alt-azimuth
  • Lightweight single-arm design
    Base:
  • Portable tabletop
  • Swivels 360° for viewing from horizon to horizon in all directions
  • Slip-resistant, vibration-dampening rubber feet
Included Accessories
    Solar filter:
  • Broad-band full-spectrum white light
  • Fits over objective lens without tools
  • Remove to use the scope for conventional nighttime use
  • Install to use scope for solar viewing
    Eyepieces:
  • 1.25" barrel diameter
  • Accepts most 1.25" astronomical filters
  • 26mm produces 17x magnification
  • 9mm yields 50x power
    Finderscopes:
  • Wide-field red dot finder for nighttime use
  • Sun Finder solar finderscope for safe telescope positioning during solar observations
UPC: 709942998450
In the Box
Meade EclipseView 114mm f/4 AZ Reflector Telescope with Solar Filter
  • 26mm Eyepiece
  • 9mm Eyepiece
  • Red-Dot Finder
  • Sun-Finder Solar Finderscope
  • White-Light Solar Filter
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Meade 227001 specs

    Aperture 114 mm
    Focal Length 450 mm
    Focal Ratio f/3.95
    Bandwidth Full-spectrum white light, with solar filter installed
    Thermal Stability N/A
    Safety Blocking N/A
    Finderscope Red-dot finder for nighttime use
    SunFinder solar finderscope, for solar viewing
    Dimensions 24.0 x 12.25" / 61.0 x 31.1 cm, fully assembled
    Weight 10.8 lb / 4.9 kg, total
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 16.5 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 24.3 x 15.0 x 15.0"

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