Orion Full-Aperture Glass Solar Filter for 8" Meade or Celestron SCT.
$100 shipped in CONUS.
Regularly $129 without shipment.
See the Sun Safely, In Natural Color Superior to Mylar
This full-aperture optical glass filters deliver superb views of the Sun, without risk to your eyes. While more expensive than Mylar filters, Orion solar filters provide better contrast, a more natural yellow-orange—color rather than blue—and are more durable. They’re ideal for photographing the Sun too.
The glass elements are machine-polished and triple-coated with an advanced nickel-chromium stainless steel alloy for a scratch-resistant surface. The filter passes only a fraction of the incoming light, rejecting harmful ultraviolet and infrared radiation.
The filter is mounted in an aluminum cell that slide-fits over the front of your telescope. Size shown is the ideal diameter of front of telescope; 9/4" Outside Diameter filter will fit diameters up to 1/4" smaller with foam tape liner supplied.