LUNT LS130TBP&F conversion kit for LS130MT

Transforms the LS130MT into a 3-lens ED Apo for observation & photography of moon, planets & deep-sky

  • Turns the LS130MT into a real all-round telescope
  • Provides night sky observation
  • Provides Sun observation in the Ca-K line
  • Provides Sun observation in White-Light
  • Only usable with LS130MT telescope

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Available, delivery time: 1-3 days

Product number: 0551696
GTIN/EAN: 4007922062662
Product information "LUNT LS130TBP&F conversion kit for LS130MT"
The LS130MT/B3400 telescopes can be upgraded with this conversion kit. This allows to explore the Sun at different wavelengths with one and the same telescope, and the telescope can also be used for observing and photographing the starry night sky.

You can replace the H-Alpha system of the LS130MT/B3400 telescope with this conversion kit in just a few easy steps. This makes it possible to observe the sun in H-alpha, in the light of the Calcium-K wavelength, or in White-Light - with one and the same telescope!
You will only need the additional Ca-K module for LS130MT (item number 0551697), or a LUNT Herschel-wedge (item number 0558201 or 0558211).

But there is more: With this conversion kit the LS130MT/B3400 can also be used as a 3-lens apochromatic telescope for astronomical observations and photography at night!
This conversion kit turns the LS130MT into a real all-round telescope!

This conversion kit was specially designed for the LS130MT/B3400 H-Alpha telescope. Included is a completely new focuser. Simply loosen three knurled screws at the LS130MT/B3400, which hold the H-Alpha unit together with the focuser. Here the new focuser will be fixed, and you have already made your LS130MT a adequate triplet ED apochromatic telescope.
This conversion kit can also be used at the LS130MT/B1200 and LS130MT/B1800 telescopes, but it is not necessary there. This conversion kit is only necessary at the LS130MT/B3400, because at this telescope the blocking filter is fix installed inside the focuser.

SCOPE OF DELIVERY
  • 2" Focuser with 10:1 reduction and adapter to LS130MT telescope
  • Instruction manual
LS130THa telescope not included! Can only be used together with an LS130MT solar telescope.

Also available as set together with Ca-K module for LS130MT (item number 0551695)



Colour: black
Field of application [Telescopes]: Deep Sky Observation, Deep Sky Photography, Lunar observation, Lunar photography, Planetary observation, Planetary photography
Focusing system: 2" Rack-and-Pinion Focuser with 10:1 reduction
Material: Aluminium

Accessories

LUNT Ca-K filter-module for LS130MT
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This Herschel wedge is designed for superior White-Light solar observing and imaging. It can be used with refracting telescopes up to 102mm aperture, with 1.25'' focuser. This complete system comes with installed ND3.0 filter.Herschel Wedges are used to observe the sun in White Light. Around 95% of the Sun's light is suppressed by the wedge's ceramic prism. The remaining sun light is dimmed further by a factory-installed ND3.0 grey filter. Lunt Solar Systems Herschel wedges are installed in a fully closed housing with integrated heat trap. No stray light can escape from this, therefore it is very safe method of observing our nearest star.The difference between Herschel-wedges and normal front mounted filters is that the filtering takes place just before the eyepiece or camera. This provides better contrast and sharpness of the solar image - with more surface detail visible as a result.  Furthermore, a Herschel wedge is inherently safer than at a front mounted filter. A Herschel wedge can not rip or become punctured like a foil filter can be and it cannot become detached from the telescope objective accidentally.Only for use with refractor telescopes up to 102mm aperture:Because the full energy and heat of the sun inside the telescope, we advise solely using refractors for Herschel-wedge use. The refractor must not have corrector lenses at the back. Optical elements like corrector lenses, or secondary mirrors of reflecting telescopes, could suffer from thermal build-up by concentrated solar energy and could be permanently damaged.Tuning the brightness:Because the Herschel-wedge produces polarised light, you can use a normal polarising filter at the eyepiece, or camera-adapter. By turning the polarising filter the image brightness can be varied to the user's liking.This additional Polarising filter is not included. We recommend the BRESSER 1.25'' polarising filter, no: 4946464.FEATURESFor refractor telescopes up to 150mm apertureConnection to telescope: 1.25''Connection to eyepiece: 1.25''90° housing like star-diagonalEspecially high-quality optical surfaces for very good contrastFully closed housing with integrated heat trapNo stray light escaping - therefore it is very safeThe needed ND3.0 filter is fix installedWHAT'S INCLUDEDHerschel-wedge for 1.25'' focuserIntegrated ND3.0 filterTransport caseInstruction manual

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LUNT CAA-RF 0.8x reducer/field-flattener for nighttime photography with LS80MT, LS100MT & LS130MT telescopes
​Field-flattener and focal length reducer for deep-sky astrophotography. Designed for the multipurpose APO telescopes of the Lunt-Solar-Systems LS80MT, LS100MT and LS130MT series.At the telescopes of the MT series from Lunt Solar Systems, the H-Alpha filter unit for solar observation can be removed, then these telescopes can be used as high quality ED APO's for observing and photographing the night sky.This accessory for the LS80MT, LS100MT and LS130MT telescopes shortens the focal length by a factor of 0.8x, providing a larger field of view for deep-sky astrophotography. This also allows shorter exposure times. At the same time, the field of view is flattened for photography.On the camera side, the reducer/field-flattener has a T2 male thread (M42x0.75). DSLR cameras can be connected here directly with a normal T2 ring.For other cameras, an M39x0.75 female thread is available in addition to the T2 male thread. The distance between reducer/field-flattener and camera sensor should be around 50 to 55mm. Normal T2 extension sleeves can be used to achieve this distance.On the telescope side, the following connections are provided: 2 inch socket, M54x0.75 male thread, M63x1 male thread and M68x1 male thread.FEATURESShortens focal length of F/7 ED telescopes by a factor of 0.8xFlattened field of view for photographyT2 thread for camera connectionWorking distance 50 to 55mm2 inch socket and M54x0.75 thread for connection to telescopesAdapter to M63x1 and M68x1Weight only reducer/field-flattener: 0.25kgWeight together with adapter to M63 & M68: 0.36kgSCOPE OF DELIVERY0.8x reducer/field-flattenerAdapter to M63x1 and M68x1

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