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AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield for Orion 150 mm Mak - AZ823


AstroZap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield for Orion 150 mm Mak

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 Recommended Accessories section.

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.

Power consumption specifications for this Astrozap Flexi-Heat Dew Shield are 9.6 Watts @ 12 Volts, 0.80 Amps.