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Baader UFC Telescope Adapter with S70 Dovetail Ring for C8 Hyperstar - UFC-C8HD


Baader UFC Adapter w/S70 Dovetail Ring for C8 SCT/EdgeHD Hyperstar

  • UFC Telescope Adapter with S70 dovetail ring from Baader Planetarium for C8 Hyperstar - SCT or EdgeHD.
  • Telescope-sided with adapter for C8 SCT or EdgeHD Hyperstar.
  • Camera-sided with S70 dovetail ring.
  • Adaptable to both the UFC Filter Base and UFC extensions via the S70 dovetail.
  • Please see description below regarding Hyperstar adaptation.

Important Note on Hyperstar Adaptation

The distances for camera to Hyperstar system adaptation must be made with a precision of at least +/- 0.3 mm in order to prevent image quality deterioration.

For example, the Celestron C11 has a 59.7 mm backfocus. In addition, the focus shifts 0.66 mm in the extrafocal direction if you use filters with a 2 mm thickness (since these are typically used for 2"/M48 housings). As a rule of thumb, a filter moves the focus in the extrafocal direction for a third of the filter's thickness. Subtract the flange focal distance of the camera from this value. The leftover distance is adjusted by the UCF and its adapters. Please contact us if you need help.

Baader S70 UFC Adapter for C8 Hyperstar Specifications

  • Optical Tube Length: 3 mm
  • Inner Diameter/Clear Aperture: 44.8 mm
  • Outer Diameter: 75 mm
  • Outer Connection (Eyepiece/Camera Side): S70 dovetail ring