Celestron EclipSmart White-Light Solar Filter for 6" SCTs

BH #CEESSF6SCT • MFR #94243
Celestron EclipSmart White-Light Solar Filter for 6" SCTs
Key Features
  • Adapt Nighttime Scopes for Solar Viewing
  • Fits 6" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescopes
  • Provides Neutral Color and High Contrast
  • Proprietary Mylar Filter Material
Adapt your conventional nighttime Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope (SCTs) to safely view the sun with Celestron's EclipSmart White-Light Solar Filter. Designed specifically for select 6" models in their catalog, the filter ring is modeled on the scope's original lens cap for a safe and snug fit. For enhanced safety, the filter comes with two touch-fastener straps and four tabs that adhere to the filter and OTA to make sure the filter doesn't accidentally come off.
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$41.35
SAFETY FIRST: Observing the Sun without the proper protection may result in serious personal injury, including permanent eye damage and blindness, and/or damage to equipment. Never point an optic at the sun without an approved solar filter on the front of the optic. For direct solar viewing, viewing the sun through an optic, or when using cameras with an optical viewfinder, ensure your filter is ISO 12312-2 (also written as ISO 12312-2:2015) certified. Never use photographic neutral density filters for direct solar viewing, viewing the sun through an optic, or when using cameras with an optical viewfinder.

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Celestron 94243 Overview

Adapt your conventional nighttime Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope (SCTs) to safely view the sun with Celestron's EclipSmart White-Light Solar Filter. Designed specifically for select 6" models in their catalog, the filter ring is modeled on the scope's original lens cap for a safe and snug fit. For enhanced safety, the filter comes with two touch-fastener straps and four tabs that adhere to the filter and OTA to make sure the filter doesn't accidentally come off.

Made of a proprietary Mylar film, the filter is ISO 12312-2 compliant for safe solar viewing, blocking 99.999% of intense light across the entire visible spectrum and 100% of harmful ultraviolet (UV) and infrared (IR) radiation; resulting in high-contrast views of the sun in a neutral color. At just 2.6 ounces, the filter will provide the safety required to observe the sun and all phases of a solar eclipses without adding significant weight to the front of your OTA.

Celestron Compatibility

  • SkyProdigy 6" Computerized Telescope
  • Advanced VX 6" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
  • NexStar 6SE Computerized Telescope
  • NexStar Evolution 6
UPC: 050234942430

Celestron 94243 Specs

Clear Aperture128.5 mm
Filter MaterialProprietary Mylar film
ISO 12312-2 compliant for safe solar viewing
DimensionsOutside diameter: 7.24" / 18.40 cm
Inside diameter: 6.85" / 17.40 cm
Depth: 0.94" / 2.40 cm
Weight2.60 oz / 73.71 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.35 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.8 x 7.8 x 1.9"
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