FREE SHIPPING

On Hundreds of Products details ›

CALL US TOLL FREE 800-266-9590

Solar Accessories

Back to Top
per page
  • Coronado Coronado SolarMax II 60 mm Double Stacking Etalon with RichView Tuning Filter - SME-60
    $899.00
    Bread Checkout
     

    free shipping
  • Coronado Coronado SolarMax II 90 mm Double Stacking Etalon with RichView Tuning Filter - SME-90
    $2,399.00
    Bread Checkout
     

    free shipping
  • Coronado SME-40 40mm Double Stacking Etalon
    Coronado Coronado SolarMax II 40 mm Double Stacking Etalon with RichView Tuning Filter - SME-40
    $599.00
    Bread Checkout
     

    free shipping
  • Baader Solar Continuum Filter - 1.25
    Baader Planetarium Baader 1.25" Double Stacked Solar Continuum Filter- FSOL-1D
    $199.00
    Bread Checkout
     

    free shipping
Back to Top
per page

Viewing a solar eclipse doesn’t have to be a hassle. We have all of the solar viewing equipment you need to enjoy stellar views of the Sun while protecting your eyes. High Point Scientific has assembled an array of products from the top manufacturers in the industry, including Celestron, Coronado, Lunt, Baader, and many more. From solar filters to finders we are confident you will find what you are looking for.


There are certain precautions you must take in order to safely view the Sun. Before viewing, always inspect your filters and accessories and do not use if there is any sign of damage. Older solar filters recommend discarding the product after 3 years, as the filter gradually loses its effectiveness. However, this is not the case for many modern Sun-viewing accessories. Always consult an expert to confirm if you can safely use your older solar filters.


Another option for viewing a partially eclipsed Sun safely is via pinhole projection. There are pinhole projectors you can make out of a cereal box so you can view the shadow of a partially eclipsed Sun. Or you can even loosely criss-cross your fingers into a waffle pattern and look at your hands’ shadow on the ground. The tiny spaces between your fingers will project a grid of small crescent images on the ground of the Sun in a partial eclipse. Again, never look directly at the Sun without proper eye protection. Viewing the Sun without protective eyewear can lead to permanent eye damage.

High Point Scientific is rated 4.9/5 based on 1347 reviews

Please wait...