Computerized Scope Equipped for Viewing Solar Events
With heavy solar activity predicted for 2012 and beyond, this is the ideal system to capture video or still photos of sun spots and their movements. Highly portable, the Solar 60™ 60mm refractor telescope with glass solar filter features auto-pointing and auto-tracking to keep the Sun and other heavenly bodies in view, right on a computer screen.
Telescope comes complete with both a 25mm traditional optical eyepiece and an iE1300 1.3 megapixel electronic eyepiece, 60mm refractor/ f6.0, and SmartStar® Cube™-E mount. Threaded glass solar filter allows you to switch to nighttime viewing. 5,000+ object database helps you observe stars and land objects with computer programs. You can also capture and store video and pictures.
Includes aluminum tripod and carry bag. Requires optional eight “AA” batteries (not included).
WARNING: Looking directly at the Sun without solar filter properly attached can cause serious and/or permanent damage to the eyes.