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  1. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 2'' Eyepieces.

    The AstroZap 702 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 702 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures .Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $32.00 USD

  2. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 3'' Telescopes.  Also fits telescopes with a 3.5'' to 5'' OD (90mm to 130mm OD).

    The AstroZap 703 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 703 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures. Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $32.00 USD

  3. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 8'' Telescopes. Also 8.5'' to 10'' OD.

    The AstroZap 708 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 708 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures. Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $47.00 USD

  4. Astrozap: The artificial star is designed to provide a steady, stable reference for star collimation to be used in lieu of an actual star. This device will allow collimation without the worry of star drift or seeing conditions. This very bright, small point source of light will provide a consistent brightness, and produce beautiful diffraction rings when defocused in any eyepiece. This new and improved design features a brighter 18,000mcd ultra white led focused on a 100 micron precision laser drilled stainless steel aperture.

    $112.00 USD

  5. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 9.25'' Telescopes.

    The AstroZap 709 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 709 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures. Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $52.00 USD

  6. Astrozap: This Astrozap Light Shield was designed for use with for 10'' Dobsonian Telescopes. Crafted from ABS plastic for maximum durability, ease of care and appearance. The Astrozap Light Shield will help block stray light which interfere with viewing comfort. Preserve your dark adaptation and enjoy enhanced concentration!

    $42.00 USD

  7. Astrozap: This Astrozap Light Shield was designed for use with for 12'' Dobsonian Telescopes. Crafted from ABS plastic for maximum durability, ease of care and appearance. The Astrozap Light Shield will help block stray light which interfere with viewing comfort. Preserve your dark adaptation and enjoy enhanced concentration!

    $47.00 USD

  8. Astrozap: This Astrozap Light Shield is specifically designed for use with 16'' Dobsonian Telescopes. Crafted from ABS plastic for maximum durability, ease of care and appearance. The Astrozap Light Shield will help block stray light which interfere with viewing comfort. Preserve your dark adaptation and enjoy enhanced concentration!

    $52.00 USD

  9. Astrozap: As for the cleanliness of the telescope's optics, astronomers can be legitimately meticulous. As dust is so ubiquitous, it is almost impossible to completely eliminate it from the telescope optics. But you should not let the dust reach your lens between observation sessions. Proudly manufactured in the US, the Astrozap dustproof material consists of a blend of cotton and nylon. A stitched elastic strap allows this dust to fit snugly to the open end of a Newtonian telescope, protecting the primary and secondary mirrors from dust accumulation for sharper images.

    $19.00 USD

  10. Astrozap: Made from light, 0.040" thick aluminum, this powder-coated white solar filter cell fits telescopes with an outside diameter range of 145 mm to 155 mm and features Baader AstroSolar™ safety film for eye protection when viewing the sun. Solid threaded inserts and nylon thumbscrews guarantee secure attachment.

    $71.00 USD

  11. Astrozap: This AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield is designed for 9'' Celestron SCT/CGE and D telescopes - two notches.

    High quality design fashioned from durable, black ABS plastic with integrated 12v film heater. Sewn-in velcro strips for fast wrap around and neoprene rubber trim to prevent slippage.

    $98.00 USD

  12. Astrozap: High quality design fashioned from durable, black ABS plastic with integrated 12v film heater.

    The AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield is felt lined to help increase contrast and block stray light. Sewn-in velcro strips for fast wrap around and neoprene rubber trim to prevent slippage.

    Compatible with Kendrick and Dewbuster controllers, 66% of the shield is heat-emitting for even distribution. This AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield is designed specifically for 12'' Schmidt Cassegrain Telescopes and produces no heat wave disturbance. Comes with 6-ft. phone-jack cable to plug into controllers (sold separately), or use optional cigarette lighter plug for use without controller.

    $138.00 USD

  13. Astrozap: These safe filters come in a pair for binoculars. The clear aperture is made with high quality, hand selected and inspected, reflective coated glass. These premium solar filters have an aluminum cell that is centered and secured to the end of the binoculars with a nylon thumb screw and felt. These are the highest quality, most durable, full aperture glass solar filters on the market. The sun is viewed in a natural yellowish-orange image.

    The filter can be used for direct viewing through the binoculars or for photography. These filters are new in the box in plastic. The filter box is foam lined for protection and shock absorption during handling. It is durable enough to store the filter while not in use. Included with the filters are instructions for use and care.

    $131.00 USD

  14. Astrozap: Full Aperture Glass Solar Filter 79mm-86mm 3-1/8 to 3-3/8 diameter, fits Meade DS-80EC, DS 2080 StellarVue: NightHawk 80mm (with dew shield), SV80s;Tele Vue Ranger; Takahashi FC-50, FC-60, FC-60C;Williams Optics ZS66;Zeiss Telementor Refractor.

    These are safe full aperture (sometimes referred as clear aperture) solar filters. This means that it allows the most light possible into the telescope because it allows the full aperture of your telescope to be viewed.

    The full aperture allows the best possible daytime viewing when there is minimal atmospheric turbulence. If turbulence is present a mask can be put over the end of the filter to effectively reduce the aperture.This premium solar filter has an aluminum cell that is secured and centered to the tube end of the telescope with nylon thumb screws and felt padding. The clear aperture is made with high quality hand selected and inspected reflective coated glass. This is the highest quality, durable, glass, full aperture solar filter on the market. The sun is viewed in a natural yellowish-orange image.

    The filter can be used for direct viewing through the telescope or for photography.The filter box is foam lined for protection and shock absorption during handling. It is durable enough to store the filter while not in use.

    $81.00 USD

  15. Astrozap: The Astrozap DC Adapter is for Astrozap for Dew Heaters & Flexi-Heat Dew Shields. Cigarette lighter plug connects to 12v DC power supply or your vehicle's lighter receptacle. The Astrozap DC Adapter allows you to use your dew heater without an Astrozap, Kendrick or Dewbuster controller.

    $30.00 USD

  16. Astrozap: Thinly designed lightweight full aperture aluminum focusing mask with modifiable grommets that offers consistently optimal performance. Fits optical tubes with an outside diameter range of between 14.5" and 17.5" (368 mm - 444 mm). 

    Imagers as well as observers know that to make the most of their valuable telescope time, sharp focus is crucial. In terms of popularity, the Bahtinov-style mask has recently surpassed the Hartmann mask because of its novel diffraction pattern display which enables higher accuracy in determining the optimal focus point. For dark side imagers, where achieving the finest images is reliant upon camera focusing, the Bahtinov mask simplifies the process of finding the ideal focus point so you don't have to estimate anymore. Additionally, quick adjustments can be made when exchanging filters or fixing focus as your imaging session progresses through the night. For light side observers, the Bahtinov mask provides quicker, higher precision focusing, even when switching eyepieces.

    AstroZap's Bahtinov Focusing Mask is proudly made in the United States from solid sheet aluminum, unlike the plastic focusing masks offered by competiting manufacturers that don't come close to matching the durability of the former. Powder coating helps protect against corrosion while maintaining its pleasant appearance. AstroZap carries many different focusing mask sizes to fit many of the most popular telescope sizes. Modifiable plastic screws attached to rubber grommets for fixing to the optical tube exterior and keeping it in place to prevent scratching and other damaging to the telescope's finish. Optimal focus is consistently realized with the Bahtinov Focusing Mask's original diffraction pattern display.

     

    $74.00 USD

  17. Astrozap: AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shields require the use of a simple DC adapter or dual channel controller in order to operate. These can be purchased through the Accessories You'll Need section on the left.

    The AstroZap Flexible Dew Shield is a crucial component of any dew prevention system. Custom-made and painted to match Meade (including the new ACF series) and Celestron (including the New HD series) telescopes, as well as Takahashi Epsilon Astrographs. Proudly made in the USA, the Astrozap Flexible Dew Shield is expertly constructed from high quality materials. It features superb ABS-grade polymers, Velcro fasteners for a comfortable fit, and padding that shields the optical tube's finish from acquiring scratches and other damage. These flexible dew shields conveniently roll up into a size that's appropriate for travel to distant star parties and dark sky locations. For astronomers in the field, Astrozap FlexiShields are an indispensable tool in the struggle against dew.

    AstroZap's Flexi-Heat Dew Shields are exceptional tools for coping with dew as they use active as well as passive forms of preventing it from reaching the telescope objective. Plus you get the added bonus of being able to shield your telescope from undesirable stray light. A dew heater strap is built into each Flexi-Heat Dew Shield. When used in conjunction with the Astrozap Dual Channel Dew Controller or the DC Adapter, this Flexible Heated Dew Shield performs both active and passive dew resistance methods, providing an increase in valuable telescope time.

    $88.00 USD

  18. Astrozap: AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shields require the use of a simple DC adapter or dual channel controller in order to operate. These can be purchased through the Accessories You'll Need section on the left.

    The core of any dew prevention system is the dew shield. AstroZap offers flexible dew shields that are custom-made and painted to complement optical tubes including Takahashi Epsilon Astrographs as well as telescopes from Meade (including the new ACF series), and Celestron (including the new HD series). These dew shields are proudly manufactured in the USA and feature high quality ABS-grade polymers, padding to protect the telescope's finish from scratching and other damage, and Velcro adhesive for a tight fit. Astrozap FlexiShields easily roll up into a convenient size that's perfect for transporting to and from star party and dark sky locations, no matter how far away they happen to be. For astronomers in the field, Astrozap FlexiShields are an indispensable tool in the struggle against dew.

    By using both active and passive methods of dew resistance, the Flexi-Heat Dew Shield from AstroZap sets itself apart. In addition, it provides protection from objectionable stray light. Each Flexi-Heat Dew Shield features a built-in dew heater strap. Works with either AstroZap's Dual Channel Dew Controller or DC Adapter to perform both active and passive methods of coping with dew, preventing it from reaching your telescope's objective, thereby extending the precious time you have with your telescope.

    $77.00 USD

  19. Astrozap: AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shields require the use of a simple DC adapter or dual channel controller in order to operate. These can be purchased through the Accessories You'll Need section on the left.

    A vital element of any passive dew protection system, the AstroZap Flexible Dew Shield is custom-designed and painted to complement telescopes from Meade (including the new ACF series) and Celestron (including the new HD series), as well as Takahashi Epsilon Astrographs. Flexible dew shields from AstroZap, proudly manufactured in the USA, are crafted from high quality materials and workmanship. They feature padding to prevent the optical tube from acquiring scratches or other damage, superb ABS-grade polymers, and Velcro adhesive for a comfortable fit. AstroZap FlexiShields conveniently roll up into a size that's appropriate for travel to distant star parties and dark sky locations. This flexible dew shield is an indispensable weapon in the fight against dew.

    AstroZap's Flexi-Heat Dew Shields are a unique tool in the fight against dew as they use both active and passive methods of resisting it. On top of that, you get the added bonus of being able to shield your telescope from unwanted stray light. A dew heater strap is incorporated into each Flexi-Heat Dew Shield. When operated with AstroZap's Dual Channel Dew Controller or DC Adapter, this Flexi-Heat Dew Shield performs active as well as passive procedures for coping with dew to keep it off your telescope's objective and lengthen your valuable telescope time.

    $66.00 USD

  20. Astrozap: The AZ-802 Heated Dew Shield is sized to fit a Meade 10" LXD55 or LXD75 Schmidt-Newtonian telescope, or optical tubes that have an outer diameter of 302 mm.

    All Astrozap Flexi-Heat Dew Shields require the use of a simple D/C adapter (AZ-719) or dual channel controller (AZ-720) to be powered.

    The Astrozap FlexiHeat Dew Shield takes both the active and passive methods of dew fighting by incorporating the added feature of heat to shield the telescope from undesirable stray light. Incorporating and Astrozap Dew Heater strap and the Astrozap Dual Channel Dew Controller or DC Adapter to the FlexiHeat Dew Shield not only gives way for excellent performance amongst your scope but also lengthens the precious telescope time. These active and passive dew fighting methods help keep your telescope objective dew-free. Overall, the Astrozap FlexiHeat Dew Shield is a unique and important component to observation. No one can truly predict weather conditions so dont run the risk of being left without one!

    In observation, sometimes the weather can be a huge factor on the performance of your telescope. The addition of a dew shield can turn some of the most weathered evenings of observation into some of the best! AstroZap makes a variety of Dew Shields to fit many telescopes manufactured by companies such as Celestron, Meade, and Takahashi just to name a few. A dew shield is the basic component of the passive dew fighting system. All Astrozap Flexible Dew Shields are proudly made in the USA from the highest quality materials and most concentrated craftsmanship.

    Each Astrozap Dew Shield is constructed of high quality ABS-grade polymers. There are Velcro fasteners that ensure a snug fit around your scope and padding to prevent scratching on the telescope's finish. Whether you are traveling to observe or staying within the comforts of your own home, each Astrozap Dew Shield can be easily stored by rolling up to a convenient size. Overall, the Astrozap Dew Shield is a unique and important component to observation. No one can truly predict weather conditions so don't run the risk of being left without one!

    $95.00 USD

  21. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 5'' Telescopes. Also fits telescopes with a 5.5'' to 6.5'' OD (140mm to 165mm OD).

    The AstroZap AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures. Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $37.00 USD

  22. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 4'' Telescopes. Also fits telescopes with a 4.5'' to 6'' OD.

    The AstroZap 704 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 704 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures. Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $37.00 USD

  23. Astrozap: Lightweight full aperture aluminum focusing mask with adjustable grommets for telescopes that have an outside diameters of between 2.5" and 5.5" (63 mm to 139 mm). Thin construction enables ideal performance.

    Imagers as well as observers know that to make the most of their valuable telescope time, sharp focus is crucial. In terms of popularity, the Bahtinov-style mask has recently surpassed the Hartmann mask because of its novel diffraction pattern display which enables higher accuracy in determining the optimal focus point. For dark side imagers, where achieving the finest images is reliant upon camera focusing, the Bahtinov mask simplifies the process of finding the ideal focus point so you don't have to estimate anymore. Additionally, quick adjustments can be made when exchanging filters or fixing focus as your imaging session progresses through the night. For light side observers, the Bahtinov mask provides quicker, higher precision focusing, even when switching eyepieces.

    Proudly manufactured in the USA, Astrozap Bahtinov Focusing Masks consist of solid sheet aluminum, making them a great deal more durable than their plastic counterparts available elsewhere. They are powder coated for corrosion resistance and to keep their attractive look. Astrozap has focusing screens that fit telescopes in all the most common sizes with adjustable plastic screws mounted in rubber grommets that help fit it in place without scratching or causing damage to the outside of the optical tube. Ideal focus is achieved time after time with the Bahtinov Focusing Mask's unique diffraction pattern.

    $26.00 USD

  24. Astrozap: Designed specifically for 1.25'' eyepieces and 50mm finderscopes.

    The AstroZap 701 AstroStrap Dew Heaters use printed circuit technology for even heat distribution. Permanently attached 6’ power cord with a male RCA plug end. The AstroZap 701 AstroStrap Dew Heaters are compatible with Kendrick, Thousand Oaks and DewBuster Controllers. Non-marring velcro and elastic fixtures.Connects to an available port on a ''dew system controller'' sold separately.

    $27.00 USD

  25. Astrozap: Tired of dew cutting your observing session short? Don't want to deal with storing or carrying a hard dew shield? Then check out the AstroZap Flexible Dew Shield! 

    This high quality comes in the sizes and shapes you need to fit any telescope in your fleet. All of Astrozap's shields are made of durable black ABS plastic that won’t chip or crack. What's more, the interior is felt-lined to help absorb moisture and to prevent extraneous light from reaching the optics. 

    Attaching an AstroZap Flexible Dew shield to your telescope is as easy as connecting its sewn velcro strips together. It's quick, easy and won't mar the finish on your telescope. The AstroZap Flexible Dew Shield also has a two inch wide rubber trim that keeps it from slipping out of place. When the night is over? Just detach the AstroZap Flexible Dew Shield from your telescope and roll it up - or lay it flat for easy storage. These inexpensive, but superior quality flexible dew shields are great for all kinds of scopes! 

    $34.95 USD

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