Coronado PST 0.5 Angstrom


The World's Most Popular Solar Telescope.

The Personal Solar Telescope (PST) is a Coronado innovation. The world's most popular telescope to observe the Sun. This 40mm diameter highly portable dedicated solar telescope features a superior 0.5 Angstrom bandpass for increased surface detail. Study of the solar disk is now within the reach of the amateur astronomer.

The PST will show you the dynamic, ever changing prominences at the edge of the Sun as well as filaments and other surface details in amazing detail, all in the brilliant and distinctive red colour of hydrogen-alpha (Hα) light.

Etalon Filter

Features an easy to use built in solar viewfinder, a 40mm diameter dedicated Ha optical system with 40mm external tunable etalon, 30mm internal Etalon primary blocking filter and incorporated focuser and bandpass fine adjustment controls, 400mm focal length, f/10 focal ratio, with 12mm eyepiece.


Accessories

Mounting options include use on a standard photo tripod (scope is threaded for a standard camera 1/4-20 mounting bolt) or the Meade DSM mount with computerized AutoStar and GOTO technology. A custom hard case is available separately - see stock number PSTC.

Open up a whole new world of astronomy with the Coronado PST 0.5 Angstrom.





Models and Prices

0.5 Personal Solar Telescope
Opticstar Retail Price £1,430.00
Purchase at Opticstar.com
Product Code 0.5PST
Clear Aperture 40mm
Focal Length 400mm
Focal Ratio f/10
Etalon Filter 0.5 angstrom hydrogen-alpha (Hα) bandpass
Eyepiece 20mm

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