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  1. Optec - Clear filter window for any SSP Photometer

    Optec - Clear filter window for any SSP Photometer

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    Model#: 17036
    $50.00

  2. Optec - Lepus 6.2 Telecompressor

    Optec - Lepus 6.2 Telecompressor

    The Lepus 0.62X is a new 4-element telecompressor available from Optec that has been specifically designed to work with newer Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes such as the Meade ACF or the Celestron EdgeHD optical tube assemblies.

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    Model#: 19407
    $199.00

  3. Optec - Dichroic BLUE-IR filter for RGB Imaging, Multilayer AR coating, 2.0 +/- 0.1mm thick.

    Optec - Dichroic BLUE-IR filter for RGB Imaging, Multilayer AR coating, 2.0 +/- 0.1mm thick.

    Optec - Dichroic BLUE-IR filter for RGB Imaging ... Learn More
    Model#: 17248
    $135.00

  4. Optec - Takahashi M98x1mm to OPTEC-3600 dovetail adapter

    Optec - Takahashi M98x1mm to OPTEC-3600 dovetail adapter

    Takahashi M98x1mm to OPTEC-3600 dovetail adapter ... Learn More
    Model#: 19807
    $95.00

  5. Optec - Bessell specification R filter for photometry, Multilayer A/R coated, 5mm thick.

    Optec - Bessell specification R filter for photometry, Multilayer A/R coated, 5mm thick.

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    Model#: 17448
    $325.00

  6. Optec - QuickSync FSQ Motor for Takahashi FSQ106ED Native Focuser

    Optec - QuickSync FSQ Motor for Takahashi FSQ106ED Native Focuser

    Optec - QuickSync FSQ Motor for Takahashi FSQ106ED Native Focuser

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    Model#: 19765
    $355.00

  7. Optec - Pyxis Pentax camera mount.

    Optec - Pyxis Pentax camera mount.

    #17647 Pyxis Pentax camera mount. A few CCD cameras still use this thread standard for mounting. Not very popular at this time ... Learn More
    Model#: 17647
    $60.00

  8. Optec - 3-" to OPTEC-2400 male dovetail.

    Optec - 3-" to OPTEC-2400 male dovetail.

    3-inch Drawtube Adapter adapts between 2-inch Optec products using ... Learn More
    Model#: 17805
    $85.00

  9. Optec - Astrodon Clear filter with UV blocking, 50mm dia., 2mm thick.

    Optec - Astrodon Clear filter with UV blocking, 50mm dia., 2mm thick.

    Astrodon Photometrics UVBRcIc filters adhere to the Johnson/Cousins designs as ... Learn More
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    Model#: 19436
    $225.00

  10. Optec - Stromgren b (blue) filter for SSP-5 with R6358 or R6350 PMT

    Optec - Stromgren b (blue) filter for SSP-5 with R6358 or R6350 PMT

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    Model#: 17047
    $99.00

  11. Optec - Focus Lynx Hand Control with Digital Read Out

    Optec - Focus Lynx Hand Control with Digital Read Out

    Optec also offers an optional FocusLynx Hand Controller (19695) that can be plugged into the FocusLynx to allow telescope-side control of each focuser.

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    Model#: 19695
    $189.00

  12. Optec - Optec Deep Sky filter, mounted in 50mm bushing (46mm clear aperture), 4.0 +/- 0.1mm thick.
  13. Optec - 3-inch to 2-inch Centering Collet Precision Centering Adapter

    Optec - 3-inch to 2-inch Centering Collet Precision Centering Adapter

    3-inch to 2-inch Centering Collet Precision Centering Adapter ... Learn More
    Model#: 19825
    $125.00

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    Optec - Meade/Celestron Mount for 2" Rear Cell Thread, Meade/Celestron 8", Celestron 9.25" telescopes

    The  Meade and Celestron SCT 2-inch mount screws directly onto the standard 2-inch 24tpi (threads per inch) diameter male thread on most Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescopes and presents the OPTEC-2400 dovetail for attachment of any device with ... Learn More
    Model#: 17454
    $65.00

  15. Optec - STL Thread Locking Ring with Knurl

    Optec - STL Thread Locking Ring with Knurl

    Optec STL Thread Locking Ring with Knurl.

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    Model#: 19852
    $15.00

  16. Optec - TeleVue 3" male threaded mount for NP101 to OPTEC-2400 dovetail adapter.

    Optec - TeleVue 3" male threaded mount for NP101 to OPTEC-2400 dovetail adapter.

    The #17652 Televue 3-inch mount screws directly onto the NP101 male thread and presents the OPTEC-2400 dovetail for attachment of any device with an OPTEC-2400 receiver.Outside Diameter: 3.45" (87.6mm)Overall Height: 0.89" (22 ... Learn More
    Model#: 17652
    $95.00

  17. Optec - AstroPhysics 4.87-" thread mount to OPTEC-3600 dovetail adapter.

    Optec - AstroPhysics 4.87-" thread mount to OPTEC-3600 dovetail adapter.

    The AstroPhysics 4.87-inch mount screws directly into the large AP female thread and presents the OPTEC-3600 dovetail for attachment of any device with an OPTEC-3600 receiver.Overall Height: 1.05" (26.7mm)Clear Aperture: 3 ... Learn More
    Model#: 17810
    $95.00

  18. Optec - AP2.7 x 24tpi Extension Tube Set, 5-piece.

    Optec - AP2.7 x 24tpi Extension Tube Set, 5-piece.

    Includes ½”, ¾”, 1”, 1- ½”, and 3” extensions (#19891 through #19895)AP2 ... Learn More
    Model#: 19881
    $150.00

  19. Optec - 6-ft. Serial cable for SSP photometers, DB-9 F/F.

    Optec - 6-ft. Serial cable for SSP photometers, DB-9 F/F.

    The SSP photometer line uses a standard DB9 connector with ... Learn More
    Model#: 17154
    $20.00

  20. Optec - FocusLynx FT40 motor for FeatherTouch 3.5-inch focusers

    Optec - FocusLynx FT40 motor for FeatherTouch 3.5-inch focusers

    Because automation is our game, we looked at the problem of adding a motor to an essentially manual focuser.

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    Model#: 19773
    $295.00

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Optec, Inc. is located in Lowell, Michigan, just east of the Grand Rapids metropolitan area. For many years now the company has been in the forefront of research and development of astronomical, visibility, and video/CCD microscopy optical instruments for both amateurs and professional alike.

Optec was incorporated in 1979 and is the successor to DOAA Enterprises; a Detroit based company founded by an Oakland University college student, Gerald Persha. Under the leadership of Persha, Optec has grown from a small basement operation to a corporation employing 7 technicians, machinists, and sales staff. Optec's roots are founded strongly in astronomical research instrumentation with products such as the SSP line of solid-state photometers, photomultiplier tube and CCD photometers, the patented TCF- temperature compensated focuser and the recent addition of the Pyxis 3-inch, a high precision camera field rotator for large telescopes.

Optec has a support staff of many diverse and qualified individuals, who take great pride in their accomplishments at the company. 

Optec maintains and uses the Optec Observatory, a small observatory and testing laboratory for Optec's astronomical product line. Using a Meade 10" LX200 telescope and CCD cameras from SBIG. In addition to the Optec SSP single channel photometer line, the Optec Observatory is fully computer controlled with separate control room and observing deck. Recent additions to the observatory now allow remote operations of the telescope, photometer, and CCD camera control software. 

In addition to the astronomical product line, Optec designs and manufactures optical couplers for video/CCD microscopy, atmospheric visibility measuring instruments such as the Model LPV transmissometer and the NGN integrating nephelometer. These unique instruments are used to monitor the air quality in many of the national parks in the USA as part of the Improve Network.