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Lunt - 60mm H-alpha Solar-Telescope, B600 Blocking Filter and 2 " Feather Touch Focuser

Model#: LS60THa/B600/FT

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Manufactured by: Lunt Solar Systems

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The LS60/Ha (hydrogen alpha) Solar Telescope is a  refractor based system which features a precision aligned singlet chromatical lens with a 60mm aperture. The front singlet lens reduces half the stray light of an achromat , fully eleminates the possibility for on-axis coma, astigmatism, or decentering aberrations and provides, with the matched collimation lens set, a full spherical corrected flat-field Solar-Telescope. The focal length is 500mm providing a ~4.5 mm image thru a B600(6mm) Blocking Filter.  Fine adjustment is achieved with a dual speed Starlight Instruments style focuser  with 10:1 reduction standard.  An internal Etalon, optimized at656.28nm, with tune adjustment +0.0/-0.4 Angstroms, allows for a <0.75 Angstrom bandpass.

You can achieve coarse focus adjustment with a slide tube, and then fine focus adjustment via the included dual-speed 2" Starlight Instruments focuser with 10:1 reduction. Its clam shell mounting ring (compatible with most tripods), stylized white pearl paint, anodized black trim, and included foam lined hard case are all part of the amazing Lunt Solar Telescope System.

BLOCKING FILTERS ARE REQUIRED ON ALL LUNT SOLAR SYSTEMS

Lunt Solar Systems currently offers 4 blocking filter apertures for use with our Etalon systems. The Blocking Filter houses additional filters which are required for the safety and performance of the solar package.  Lunt Solar blocking filters contain a unique filter system. Lunt will only warranty safety or performance when a Lunt blocking filter is paired with a Lunt H-alpha filter or telescope.

Required Blocking Filters:

  • B600 for standard visual use   (Included)
  • B1200 for larger field of view and imaging applications (Optional Upgrade)
     
  • The Lunt Solar Systems LS60THa Hydrogen-Alpha Telescope comes with a precision aligned 60mm singlet lens w/ internal etalon with tune adjustment for a maximum  <0.75 Angstrom bandpass.

  • Reveals excellent details on both the solar surface, limb edge, flares and prominences.

  • This Lunt 60mm Hydrogen-Alpha Telescope has a focal length of 500mm and includes a 6mm Blocking Filter.

  • This model includes a Precision  2"dual speed Starlight Instruments focuser, a clam shell mounting ring, and a foam-lined case.

 

             LS60T Features:  (single stacked)

  • Optical Aperture: 60mm
  • Etalon: Internal <0.75 Angstrom
  • Tuning: Tilt
  • Image Scale: 273
  • Focal Length: 500mm
  • F Ratio: f/ 8.3
  • Focuser: Dual speed Starlight Instruments 10:1
  • Mounting: Integrated clamshell style with 1/4-20 tapped base
  • Storage: Aluminum finished hard case with fitted foam
  • Weight: 6lbs

 

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Product Series

The LS60/Ha is a complete Solar Telescope. The refractor based system has a precision aligned singlet chromatic lens with a 60mm aperture. The front singlet lens reduce half the stray light of an achromat, fully eliminate the possibility for on axis coma, astigmatism, decentering aberrations and provides with the matched collimation lens set a full spherical corrected flat-field Solar-Telescope. The focal length is 500mm providing a ~4.5 mm image through a 6mm blocking filter. Fine adjustment is achieved with a Crayford style focuser or feather touch focuser with 10:1 reduction standard. An internal etalon with tune adjustment allows for a <0.8 Angstrom bandpass.

Additional Information

Name Lunt - 60mm H-alpha Solar-Telescope, B600 Blocking Filter and 2 " Feather Touch Focuser
Manufacturer Lunt Solar Systems
Model LS60THa/B600/FT