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DayStar Combo QUARK H-Alpha Eyepiece Solar Filter - Prominence

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DayStar Combo QUARK H-Alpha "Eyepiece" Solar Filter - Prominence Model - DSZCP

The Daystar Instruments QUARK represents the initial Hydrogen Alpha "Eyepiece" Combo Prominence model designed for SCTs, Maks, or refractors with F/15 and longer focal ratios.

This recently introduced, comprehensive design integrates top-quality components like adapters, snouts, and the Daystar hydrogen alpha filter into one straightforward assembly.

This approach emphasizes efficiency and optimization, allowing users to appreciate the established high-quality optics of DayStar* at an accessible price

DayStar Combo QUARK Prominence H-Alpha Eyepiece Solar Filter DSZCP Body and Off Axis ERF

 This specific model is the Prominence version of the DayStar Combo Quark H-Alpha "Eyepiece" Solar Filter. To view the Chromosphere version of this Filter, click here

DayStar Combo Quark H-Alpha Prominence Filter Explained:

  • Purpose: The DayStar Combo Quark H-Alpha Solar Prominence Filter  is tailored for observing solar prominences. The "Combo" implies an integration of various components, making it a convenient and user-friendly tool for solar observation.
  • ProminencesAre large, bright features that extend outwards from the solar surface and are often visible during solar events like eclipses.
  • Use: The DayStar Combo Quark H-Alpha Solar Prominence Filter provides a clear and detailed view of prominences, allowing for the study of their structure, dynamics, and other related phenomena. 

Crafted for SCTs, Maks, or refractors boasting focal ratios between F/15 and F/30, users can enjoy a hassle-free experience. No need for intricate setups; just slide it into your diagonal, attach an eyepiece, and you're ready to start observing.

Features & Highlights:

Eyepiece Snout and Adapter:

  • Featuring a 1.25" eyepiece snout with a safety indent slot for seamless insertion into your diagonal or focuser.
  • Includes a 2° off-axis 1.25" snout adapter, designed for use with SCT and Mak off-axis ERFs.

Versatile Output Options:

  • Offers a standard 1.25" eyepiece drawtube output; optional 2" accessories are also available.
  • Equipped with a brass compression ring to securely hold the eyepiece in place.

Power and Compatibility:

  • Operates using USB power (5v, 1.5amp); includes a 90-240VAC wall adapter and international plug adapters.
  • Tuning knob allows for wing shifting of +/- 0.5Å with detents at every 0.1Å; features an LED indicator for power, warming, readiness, and fault.
  • Backed by a 5-year warranty; an optional 8-hour battery pack is also available.

Blocking Filter and Optics:

  • Incorporates an integrated 25mm blocking filter with a 21mm clear filter aperture; no Barlow or focusing elements are included.
  • Delivers optimal performance with F/15 - F/30 refractors at full aperture, or with SCTs and Maks with off-axis ERF.

Viewing Capabilities:

  • Enables full disk viewing on refractors up to approximately 1800mm focal length.
  • No aperture limitations; can be used on larger refractors for higher magnification views.

Convenient Storage:

  • Ships in a Twist-Case for secure, dust-free storage, ensuring your equipment remains in pristine condition.

What's Included:

✓ DayStar Combo QUARK Prominence H-Alpha Solar Filter

✓ 90-240VAC Wall Power Adapter

✓ Protective Twist-Case

✓ Instructional Manual

✓ 5 Year Warranty



Housing No
Wavelength Hydrogen Alpha (6562.8Å)
Bandwidth N/A
Uniformity SE (Standard Edition)

DayStar Combo QUARK H-Alpha Solar Filter Prominence Product Manual:

Download the DayStar Combo QUARK H-Alpha Solar Filter Prominence - DSZCP Product Manual

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