What step down adapter is suggested from a 52 mm to "-- mm"?
For adapting any cell mounted Baader 2 inch Filter onto a camera lens with 52mm front filter thread you will need:
#2408166 Baader DSLR 2" Filter-Holder M48/SP54: http://www.baader-planetarium.com/en/baader-dslr-2%22-filter-holder-m48sp54.html
#2958052 Baader Lens-Adapter-Ring SP 54/ M52: http://www.baader-planetarium.com/en/baader-hyperion-dt-ring-sp54m52-for-dtadapter-iiandiii-and-hyperion-eyepieces.html
Both thread sizes come with our proprietary pitch - which is not the same for the female and male threads.
This is our own proprietary "emergency solution" for uniting a world were manufacturers all over the world copy from each other - to the point that there are almost a dozen different pitches in use for male and female threads. Traditionally US-companies used to do a UNF-based pitch and the rest of the world went for metric threads - but these do vary from 0.5 to 0.75.
For this reason it does not make sense to publish our non standard pitch because our pitch is made to cope with all existing metric and US-pitch standards - and as said - our solution has evolved from sheer necessity. It is a mixture of a queer pitch and under-/over-dimensioning . We will not want to declare this as a standard and get bashed up for it. It works for us and is a result of 20 years adaptation to fit our filters onto all crazy threads we have seen. And inspite of this - every now and then there comes another "dragonboat-eyepiece" were even our filters may not fit...
Baader Semi-Apo Filter34>
Combination of "Neodymium Moon & Skyglow" and "Fringe Killer" Filters
Time and time again we were made aware of customers who were combining our Neodymium Moon and Skyglow filter with our Fringe Killers to deliver amazingly colour-corrected images to achromatic refractors. This combination however did produce refelctions.
After analysing these reports we developed our Baader Semi-APO filter with IR blocker, a reflection-free combination of the Moon & Skyglow with a stronger coating of the Fringe killer. This result was a virtually colour-neutral image without the blue and red halos (violet fringing) and an increase to image contrast.
|Filter mounted||Mounted (LPFC 6mm)|