Explore Scientific 'Sun Catcher' Solar Filter - (Various Sizes)
Explore Scientific's Sun Catcher Variable Large Aperture Solar Filters are available in many sizes to work on most telescopes from 60mm up to 10-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain. The Solar Filter material being used is the new advanced 'Solarlite' Film manufactured by world famous Thousand Oaks Optical through years of research and development. 'Solarlite' is a new solar film that has the optical quality of glass with the advantages of impregnated polymer - Perfect for safe solar viewing and photography.
Special objective filter for safe solar observations
Field-stop diameter 90mm
Fits to outer telescope tube diameter from 90 to 160mm
Quick individual match with your telescope diameter
Fast Setup - Easy Use
Important - Please Read:
Observing the sun can be fun, and extremely interesting, as the surface features visible on our own star are constantly changing by the minute. However when observing the sun, safety measures can not be overstated. Failure to comply with safety measures can result in serious injury or permanent damage to your eyes. as well as damage to your equipment.
Please see some of our additional guidelines below:
Ensure that all Solar Filters are securely attached to your telescope.
Never use filters that are cracked, torn or otherwise damaged.
Make sure the filter is fitted securely BEFORE you point the telescope at the Sun
Only use certified filters specifically designed for solar viewing.
Please Note: Items in stock and ready for dispatch immediately are usually delivered within 24-48hrs. Some items may be 'Special Order Items' and require additional lead time before being dispatched eg. 5 - 10 Working days - This will be highlighted on the product page before purchase.
All orders are shipped using our reputable courier partners to ensure your items arrive safely and promptly. While we do offer International Delivery, we are unable to ship large Telescopes and Mounts outside of Ireland.
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch: 24 - 48 hrs
Standard Express Shipping: Ireland Nationwide: from €9.95
Note: Larger telescopes which contain multiple boxes include an additional surcharge. Shipping is calculated automatically at the checkout.
- CLICK & COLLECT -
You can also avail of our FREE 'Click & Collect' service at the checkout, where you can order online and collect from our head office. Depending on the items and availability, these can be ready for collection within a few hours. "NOTE: Please wait until we let you know your order is ready before you arrive, to arrange a suitable time for collection."
Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch: 24 - 48 hrs
Standard Express Shipping: Norther Ireland: from €19.50+
Standard Express Shipping rate applies up to a max order weight of 30kg Nationwide. - Large heavy items from 30kg+ include an additional surcharge, depending on the overall weight.
Unfortunately due to Brexit we are currently unable to ship to Mainland UK at this time.
Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch: 24 - 72 hrs
Standard Express Shipping: European Union: from €18.95+
Shipping available for items upto a max order total weight or volumetric weight of 27kg.
If your country is not listed below please contact us for more information.
Standard EU Delivery Regions: Germany, France, Belgium, Poland, Luxumbourg, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, Austria, Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Croatia, Malta, Greece
US & CANADA
Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch: 48 - 72 hrs
Standard Express Shipping: US & Canada: from €28.50+
Shipping service available for items upto a max order total weight or volumetric weight of 20kg.
* Customs / Import duties may apply in these regions. For more information please contact your local tax/customs office.
IMPORTANT: Its essential that when placing an order, you include a valid 'Contact Telephone Number' for the delivery address or for the person receiving the item. This is necessary to avoid potential delays or problems with your delivery.
Please Note: Delivery times listed above are estimated. These are calculated from when your order is Completed & Dispatched (not from when the order is placed) and times may also vary for some remote post codes. Delivery service takes place Mon-Fri (excl. Bank/Public Holidays).
Shipping Disclaimer: All of our parcels are sent via a 3rd party registered courier service to ensure safe and prompt delivery. While we endeavor to ensure that all parcels are delivered within the specified time frame, 'Horizon Astronomy' can not be held responsible for delays due to adverse weather conditions or other courier/technical related issues outside of our control.