Sun in CaK / White Light With Explore Scientific AR152 Refractor + Lunt CaK filter or Baader Wedge Uploaded 12/24/17 Daily Report For Sunday, December 24, 2017
Images below are 1290 wide and non clickable


Lets Start with the prime focus shot with the six inch stopped to 4 inches. Only one small spot group, and it is decaying fast now.


Next, lets try the 5x powermate to yeild a EFL of 5 meters. Seeing is choppy, but some granulation can be seen:


Finally, intalling the Calcium K filter and stopping down to 4 inches again and inserting a 1.5x barlow to yield f/15:

Instruments: Explore Scientific AR152 Platform: Astrophysics 1200 Camera: DMK 51 (1600 x 1200) Location: Payson, Arizona Elevation: 5150 ft. Sky: Seeing 1.5/5, Transparency 5/10 Outside Temperature: 35F Processing: Autostakkert 2, Registax 6, Photoshop CS2 Solar Home Page HOME SCHMIDT GALAXIES EMISSION NEBS REFLECTION NEBS COMETS GLOBULARS OPEN CLUST PLANETARIES LINKS