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Farpoint 650 nm Red Laser Collimator - Red Body

Farpoint Laser Collimator 650nm Red Laser - Red Body - 1.25"/2" - FP210

SKU: FAR-FP210
  • Farpoint Laser Collimator for both 1.25" and 2" standard focusers.
  • Provides a single 650 nm red laser beam discharge.
  • Construction consists of red anodized aluminum for both rugged durability and a stylish appearance.
  • The light beam emitted by this Laser Collimator is as faint as possible for eye protection.
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$110.00

Farpoint Collimation Kit Red Body 650nm Laser 1.25" & 2 "Combo with 2 Cheshire FP216

SKU: FAR-FP216
  • Farpoint 2" Collimation Kit for aligning Newtonian reflector and Dobsonian telescope mirrors.
  • This kit includes a 1.25" and 2" stepped barrel 650 nm laser collimator, 2" Cheshire eyepiece, mirror spotting template, triangle center spots, and instructions.
  • An exceptional eight screw alignment design enables lasting precision alignment by ensuring that both ends of the laser diode are kept in place via two directly opposing screw sets.
  • Assembled from a single piece of aluminum, the Farpoint 650 nm Laser Collimator delivers perfect alignment.
  • Virtually indestructible with no battery requirement, the Farpoint 2" Cheshire Collimator Eyepiece is a precision-machined alignment tool with a red anodized exterior.
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$132.00

Farpoint Laser Collimator Red Body 635nm Red Laser 1.25" & 2" Combo - FP220

SKU: FAR-FP220
  • Farpoint 1.25" and 2" combination stepped barrel Laser Collimator.
  • Precisely machined from a single piece of aluminum, this Farpoint 635 nm Laser Collimator delivers perfect alignment.
  • An exceptional eight screw alignment design enables lasting precision alignment by ensuring that both ends of the laser diode are kept in place via two directly opposing screw sets.
  • In order to best demonstrate the laser return beam position on the laser body, a smooth red laser body design like the one boasted by this rugged Farpoint Laser Collimator is ideal.
  • Includes a mirror spotting template and triangle center spots to make center spottign a primary mirror an easier process.
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$132.00

Farpoint Laser Collimator Red Body 650nm Red Laser 1.25" with 1.25" Cheshire FP247

SKU: FAR-FP247
  • Farpoint 1.25" Collimation Kit for aligning Newtonian reflector and Dobsonian telescope mirrors.
  • This kit includes a 1.25" stepped barrel 650 nm laser collimator, 1.25" Cheshire eyepiece, mirror spotting template, triangle center spots, and instructions.
  • An exceptional eight screw alignment design enables lasting precision alignment by ensuring that both ends of the laser diode are kept in place via two directly opposing screw sets.
  • Assembled from a single piece of aluminum, the Farpoint 650 nm Laser Collimator delivers perfect alignment.
  • Virtually indestructible with no battery requirement, the Farpoint 1.25" Cheshire Collimator Eyepiece is a precision-machined alignment tool with a red anodized exterior.
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$110.00

Farpoint 1.25" Collimating Cheshire Eyepiece - Blue - FP260

SKU: FAR-FP260
  • Virtually indestructible, this blue Farpoint Cheshire Collimation Eyepiece is a precision-machined alignment tool for 1.25" apertures.
  • Requires no batteries and comes with a mirror spotting template and triangle center spots to make center spotting a primary mirror an easier process.
  • The Cheshire collimating eyepiece peephole is inserted to replace the telescope focuser eyepiece.
  • Cheshire eyepieces do not have any lenses or other polished optical surfaces.
$33.00

Farpoint 2" Collimating Cheshire Eyepiece - Red - FP261

SKU: FAR-FP261
  • Virtually indestructible, this red Farpoint Cheshire Collimation Eyepiece is a precision-machined alignment tool for 2" apertures.
  • Requires no batteries and comes with a mirror spotting template and triangle center spots to make center spotting a primary mirror an easier process.
  • The Cheshire collimating eyepiece peephole is inserted to replace the telescope focuser eyepiece.
  • Cheshire eyepieces do not have any lenses or other polished optical surfaces.
$44.00

Farpoint Laser Collimator Red Body 650nm Red Laser 1.25" Only - FP211

SKU: FAR-FP211
  • Farpoint Laser Collimator for 1.25" standard focusers only.
  • Provides a single 650 nm red laser beam discharge.
  • Construction consists of red anodized aluminum for both rugged durability and a stylish appearance.
  • In order to protect your eyes, the light beam emitted by this Farpoint Laser Collimator is as faint as possible.
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$88.00

Collimating your reflector or Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope is simple and hassle-free with these collimation tools from High Point Scientific! Optics out of alignment, or collimation, yield images with noticeable imperfections. For example, stars will not come to a pinpoint focus and planets will look slightly hazy. The best way to prevent this from happening is to collimate your scope. Our experts have found you the best tools in the industry to make collimation a breeze.


Collimation is often the most frustrating aspect for beginners, but it doesn’t have to be. Enjoy an artificial star or lite pipe to make sure your scope gets the precise collimation it needs. With a wide selection of Cheshires, laser collimators, autocollimators, collimation knobs, we offer you the tools to make your collimation experience as easy as possible. In fact, we offer collimation tools from the most trusted brands in the industry, including Celestron, Orion, FarPoint, Bob’s Knobs, HoTech, Baader, as well as many others.


Once you get used to it, collimation is as quick as a minute or two. Be sure to check your optics periodically to make sure they are properly aligned. In fact, it may be best to check your optics before each viewing. Check out our collimation kits so you can what collimation method works best for you. Not sure where to start? The experts at High Point Scientific are ready to help you get the most out of your scope!

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