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Explore Scientific 62° Series 5.5mm Waterproof Eyepiece

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Explore Scientific 62 Degree Series 5.5mm Waterproof Eyepiece - EPWP6255LE-01

Presenting the Explore Scientific 62° Series 5.5mm Waterproof Eyepiece, a testament to comfort, quality, and astronomical excellence that takes visual stargazing to a new pinnacle.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, these eyepieces feature a multi-element design that ensures a flawlessly flat field of view, propelling your celestial explorations to unprecedented levels of clarity and precision.

With a sweeping 62-degree apparent field of view and a near-parfocal arrangement, these optical marvels deliver unparalleled performance, earning their rightful place as cherished additions to any telescope setup.

What distinguishes these eyepieces is their remarkable ability to heighten contrast and enable effortless celestial observations, even without direct focus.

This unique method, known as averted vision, becomes indispensable when tracking faint objects in the nocturnal expanse.

By deftly redirecting the image to the more light-sensitive regions of your eye, averted vision reveals previously concealed cosmic intricacies, unveiling a more vivid tapestry of the cosmos.

With the Explore Scientific 62° Series 5.5mm Waterproof Eyepiece, your astronomical pursuits transcend ordinary stargazing; you embark on a journey to unravel the enigmatic secrets of the stars themselves.



  • 62° Apparent Field of View: Immerse yourself in a vast celestial panorama, where this expansive field encapsulates the entire night sky within a single frame. Tailored for delving into star clusters and galaxies, it offers an awe-inspiring visual odyssey through the cosmos.
  • 5.5mm Focal Length: Striking a harmonious balance between versatility and magnification, this focal length unveils intricate details of distant deep-sky wonders and larger celestial bodies like the Moon with astonishing clarity.
  • Waterproof Design: Engineered with a rugged waterproof construction, this eyepiece stands resilient in diverse weather conditions. Its unwavering reliability ensures it remains impervious in damp or humid environments, granting astronomers the freedom to explore without constraint.
  • Multi-Coated Optics: Precision layers of coatings optimize light transmission, minimize reflections, and heighten contrast. Each view is infused with unmatched clarity and brilliance, offering vivid, high-resolution portraits of celestial marvels.
  • Comfortable Eyecup Design: Ergonomically contoured, the eyecup not only shields against stray light but also enhances comfort during extended viewing sessions. Every venture into the night sky becomes a delightful experience, seamlessly merging discovery with comfort.
  • Adequate Eye Relief: Generous eye relief seamlessly accommodates eyeglass wearers, ensuring a clear and unhindered view for all observers. There are no compromises on the quality of the observing encounter, promising an inclusive and immersive experience.
  • 1.25-inch Barrel Diameter: With a standard barrel diameter, seamless integration with a wide range of telescopes is guaranteed. This ensures compatibility and ease of use, allowing observers to effortlessly incorporate it into their existing equipment.
  • Twist-Up Eyecup: Empowering a personalized viewing experience, the twist-up eyecup enables observers to position it precisely for their comfort. This ensures that every stargazing session is enjoyable and free from strain, enabling astronomers to focus solely on the celestial wonders above.
  • Durable Construction: Forged from rugged materials, this eyepiece is engineered to endure the challenges of regular use and exposure to the elements. Its unwavering reliability and longevity make it an enduring companion for years of astronomical exploration.
  • Blackened Lens Edges: Specially treated edges minimize internal reflections and intensify contrast, resulting in sharp, high-contrast renditions. This reveals the intricate details of celestial objects in their full splendor, enabling a deeper exploration of the cosmos.
  • Filter Threads: Integrated filter threads enhance versatility, enabling observers to attach compatible filters for specialized observations. This broadens the spectrum of possibilities for lunar, planetary, and deep-sky exploration, unlocking new avenues of discovery in the night sky.
  • Included Accessories: The accessory ensemble accompanying the Explore Scientific 62° Series 5.5mm Waterproof Eyepiece includes protective eyepiece caps, comfortable soft silicone rubber eyecups, a secure eyepiece pouch/case for storage, and is complemented by a limited 1-year warranty, providing users with enhanced peace of mind.


                                                                    What's Included:

                                                                    ✓ Explore Scientific 62° Series 5.5mm  Waterproof Eyepiece

                                                                    ✓ Eyepiece Caps

                                                                    ✓ Soft Silicone Rubber Eyecups

                                                                    ✓ Eyepiece Pouch/Case

                                                                    ✓ Limited 1 year warranty



                                                                            Item Number  EPWP6255LE-01
                                                                            Focal Length  5.5mm
                                                                            Length  57.5mm
                                                                            Width  38mm
                                                                            Barrel Size  1.25"
                                                                            Eye Relief  12.9mm

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