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ASTRONOMICAL EQUIPMENT AT THE OBSERVATORY

SOLAR HYDROGEN ALPHA EQUIPMENT

  • Coronado 90mm Solar Max II, 15mmBF fitted with a Starlight Instruments Focuser and Meade Zero Point Unit.
  • Permanent sited Sky Watcher NEQ6 and Sky Watcher AZ-EQ5 for demonstrations and workshops.
  • Skywatcher Adventurer Camera Mount with Wedge.
  • 2x Coronado Barlow, 25mm, 18mm and 9mm Coronado H-Alpha Eyepieces.
  • 2.7x & 4x APO Precision Barlow Lens.
  • Tilt Inference Eliminator.
  • Daystar Interference Filter
  • AiryLab Solar Scintillation Monitor.

SOLAR CALCIUM K & WHITE LIGHT EQUIPMENT

  • Explorer Scientific ED102 Carbon Fibre Triplet refractor.
  • Uses same mounts and zero point module as above.
  • Lunt 1200 Calcium K 2" Star Diagonal Unit.
  • Baader White Light Herschel Wedge Kit.

ASTRONOMICAL & DSLR CAMERAS

  • ZWO ASI224MC
  • Point Grey Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-32S4M
  • Altair Hypercam IMX174 USB3.0 Mono
  • Canon 70d with 14mm Wide Angle Lens, 18mm-32mm and 20mm - 200mm Lens.
  • Altair 50mm Guiding System for EQ6, EQ5 AZ-EQ and Skywatcher Adventurer.

BINOCULARS - TELESCOPES & EYEPIECES (Night Sky)

  • Celestron 9.25" SCT with 2" Diagonal.
  • Celestron Focal Reducer for SCT.
  • Uses same mounts and zero point module as above.
  • Celestron 15x70 Sky Master Binoculars
  • 24.5 Super Wide Angle Meade Eyepiece : 26mm x 2" Explorer Scientific Eyepiece.
  • Celestron 25mm, 20mm, 15mm, 12.5mm, 9mm & 4mm Eyepieces.
  • Baader Filters for all occasions.
  • Adaptors and Fixings for Astrophotography Equipment.
  • 2 x Explorer Scientific 50mm Finder Scopes with Illuminated Recticle.

 

 












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