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DayStar Quantum H-Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter

by DayStar
Original price $17,990.00 - Original price $17,990.00
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$17,990.00 - $17,990.00
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DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter - .6QPE

Introducing the DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter, optimized for capturing the Hydrogen Alpha line.

Compatible with refractors, SCTs, and Maksutovs, this kit includes front and rear plates, a power supply, detailed instructions, and a sturdy protective case.

Achieving peak performance necessitates the addition of an ERF or UV/IR cut filter, along with a Powermate Barlow or a stop-down mask, both available separately, to attain an optimal focal ratio range of F/27-F/35.

Features & Highlights:

  • Precision Quantum Housing: Engineered with meticulous care to meet the specific demands of contemporary solar astronomers, the Quantum housing seamlessly integrates essential features and innovative enhancements, elevating the overall user experience.
  • Effortless Operation: Simply plug in the filter for straightforward operation. A distinct green indicator light confirms the filter is in its onband state, ensuring a hassle-free experience.
  • Live LCD Readout: The housing incorporates a real-time LCD display, delivering remarkably accurate wavelength output measurements down to an impressive 0.1Å. This precision guarantees meticulous observations and studies.
  • Wavelength Tuning for Doppler Studies: Equipped with red and blue wing shift buttons, the Quantum housing allows for precise wavelength tuning, a crucial aspect for conducting Doppler studies with unparalleled accuracy.
  • Versatile Power Source: Capable of seamless operation on 12VDC, the unit accommodates field use or battery-powered setups, providing flexibility for various settings and environments.
  • Comprehensive Power Supply Package: The Quantum housing comes complete with a comprehensive power supply package. This includes a versatile power supply compatible with a wide voltage range (100-240V), featuring adapter wall plates for US, European, UK, and Australian outlets, ensuring global compatibility.
  • Computer Control Capability: The Quantum housing integrates a serial port, enabling seamless computer control. This facilitates on-screen display of filter readouts, streamlining data collection and analysis.
  • Streamlined Body Design for Easy Operation: The Quantum Series showcases a newly designed body style, prioritizing user-friendliness and operational simplicity. This design aspect ensures users can effortlessly navigate and utilize the filter.
  • SE Grade Series for Amateur and Academic Use: Tailored to cater to the needs of most amateur astronomers and certain academic applications, the Quantum SE grade series adheres rigorously to DayStar's stringent quality control standards. These filters are suitable for both visual and select photographic environments.
  • PE Grade Series for Professional Research: The Quantum PE grade series is purpose-built for professional research studies necessitating the highest levels of precision in homogeneity and onband transmittance values across the substrate surface. These filters undergo additional rigorous quality control measures, along with extended fabrication and testing processes, ensuring they meet the highest standards for accuracy and reliability

Screen-shot of DayStar Quantum Control for H-Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter:

    DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.6A PE Solar Filter Quantum Control

     Filters with 0.6 Ångstrom bandwidths will reveal some surface contrast as well as prominences. 0.6Å filter can be a good compromise for those having a difficult decision.

    What's Included:

    ✓ DayStar Quantum H-Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter

    ✓ Front and Rear Plates

    ✓ Power Supply

    ✓ Protective Hard-Case

    ✓ Instructional Manual

    ✓ 5 Year Warranty


    SKU .6QPE
    Housing Quantum (Microprocessor controlled, works at all outside temps, requires power)
    Wavelength Hydrogen Alpha (6562.8Å)
    Bandwidth 0.6Å
    Uniformity PE (Professional Edition)

    DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter Product Manual:

    Download the DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.6Å PE Solar Filter - .6QPE Product Manual

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