DayStar Quantum H-Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter
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DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter - QSE-P
Presenting the DayStar Quantum H-Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter, engineered for capturing the Hydrogen Alpha line within a precise range of 0.7-0.9Å SE.
This specialized filter is designed to enhance solar observations with exceptional accuracy.
Compatible with refractors, SCTs, and Maksutovs, this filter ensures meticulous and reliable observations of the Sun's intricate features.
Included in the package are front and rear plates, a power supply for seamless operation, comprehensive instructions for easy setup and use, and a robust hard case for secure storage and convenient transportation.
For achieving optimal performance within the F/27-F/35 focal ratio range, it is recommended to pair this filter with either an ERF (Energy Rejection Filter) or UV/IR cut filter, along with a Powermate Barlow or a stop-down mask.
This combination is the key to obtaining unparalleled results in solar imaging and research, allowing for detailed and accurate study of the Sun's dynamic behavior.
Features & Highlights:
- Exquisite Quantum Housing: Crafted with meticulous precision, the Quantum housing is designed to meet the distinct requirements of modern solar astronomers. It seamlessly blends essential features with innovative enhancements, enhancing the overall user experience.
- Effortless Activation: Activating the filter is a simple plug-and-play process. The presence of a prominent green indicator light promptly signals the filter's onband status, making operation a breeze.
- Real-time LCD Display: The housing incorporates a live LCD display, providing highly precise wavelength output readings down to an impressive 0.1Å. This level of accuracy ensures meticulous observations and studies.
- Wavelength Tuning for Doppler Studies: Equipped with red and blue wing shift buttons, the Quantum housing allows for precise wavelength adjustments. This feature is crucial for conducting Doppler studies with the highest degree of accuracy.
- Adaptable Power Source: The unit operates seamlessly on 12VDC, offering flexibility for fieldwork or battery-powered operation. This ensures adaptability across a wide range of settings and environments.
- Comprehensive Power Supply Package: The Quantum housing includes a comprehensive power supply package. This comprises a multi-voltage (100-240V) compatible power supply and adapter wall plates for global usability across US, European, UK, and Australian outlets.
- Computer Control Capability: With a built-in serial port, the Quantum housing enables seamless computer control. This functionality allows for on-screen display of filter readouts, streamlining the process of data collection and analysis.
- Intuitive Body Design: The Quantum Series boasts a newly conceptualized body design prioritizing user-friendliness and operational simplicity. This allows users to navigate and utilize the filter with ease.
- SE Grade Series for Amateur and Academic Use: Tailored for most amateur astronomers and select academic applications, the Quantum SE grade series adheres rigorously to DayStar's quality control standards. It is suitable for both visual observations and some photographic applications.
- PE Grade Series for Professional Research: Specifically engineered for professional research endeavors demanding exceptional homogeneity and onband transmittance values, the Quantum PE grade series undergoes rigorous quality control measures, extended fabrication, and testing processes. This ensures they meet the highest standards for accuracy and reliability in advanced research settings.
Screen-shot of DayStar Quantum Control for H-Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter:
✓ DayStar Quantum H-Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter
✓ Front and Rear Plates
✓ Power Supply
✓ Protective Hard-Case
✓ Instructional Manual
✓ 5 Year Warranty
|Housing||Quantum (Microprocessor controlled, works at all outside temps, requires power)
|Wavelength||Hydrogen Alpha (6562.8Å)|
|Uniformity||SE (Standard Edition)
DayStar Quantum Hydrogen Alpha 0.7-0.9Å SE Solar Filter Product Manual: