Baader News

  • Nissan Navara ‘Dark Sky’ with Planewave telescope

    Who doesn't dream of a mobile telescope that can easily be taken to remote locations? At the IAA in Hannover, ESA and Nissan presented the concept vehicle Nissan Navara 'Dark Sky': The all-terrain pickup pulls an air-conditioned trailer on which a Planewave CDK17 astrograph is permanently mounted on a L-500 mount. The ProPILOT technology with automatic coupling makes driving with a trailer easier, so that the telescope can also be brought to remote observation sites far from...
  • 6.5m AllSky and 6.15m Classic Dome in Salzburg, Austria

    The VEGA-Observatory opens with two new domes from Baader Planetarium We are pleased to have been able to equip one of the largest public observatories in Central Europe with two modern observatory domes: In May 2018 we installed a classic 6.15m Classic Dome for the newly opened observatory of the "Haus der Natur" (Museum and Science Center "House of Nature") near Salzburg, Austria, followed in July by a 6.5m AllSky Dome. The "VEGA-Observatory Haus der...
  • Das war die AME 2018

    Vielen Dank für Ihren zahlreichen Besuch auf der diesjährigen AME 2018. Unsere brandneuen Baader Tech-Talks wurden vom Publikum gut angenommen und waren gut besucht – das werden wir nächstes Jahr mit neuen, spannenden Themen wiederholen. Sehen Sie hier ein kurzes Video eines Rundgangs durch die Messe sowie einigen Highlights. Auf einen Zeitraffer haben wir dieses Jahr verzichtet. Das sind unsere Top-Produkte, vorgestellt auf der AME 2018 Wann? 08. September 2018 Wo? Villingen-Schwenningen Infos? www.astro-messe.de Baader...
  • Impressionen der Mondfinsternis 2018

    Mondfinsternis-Viewing mit Baader Planetarium Erstmalig in unserer Firmengeschichte haben wir eine kleine "Star Party" für ein astronomisches Event veranstaltet. Am Haldenberg, in der Nähe unseres Firmensitzes Mammendorf, haben wir einige Teleskope aufgebaut und dies vorab in den Lokalzeitungen verkündet. Da wir nur eine begrenzte Anzahl an Mitarbeitern für dieses Event zur Verfügung stellen konnten, haben wir die Veranstaltung bewusst nicht im Vorfeld online beworben, um nicht "überrannt" zu werden. Doch auch so hat sich die...
  • Pumpkin Seeds - Paramount ME refurbished

      A client of ours sent a Paramount ME mount to us for repair claiming that the R.A. motor was defective and stopped working and to upgrade the electronics from an old MKS 3000 board to a new MKS 5000. After receiving the mount and made the first inspections, we noticed that the R.A. axis wasn´t moving at all and that the motor was probably faulty. We opened the side panels of the mount so...
  • Triband 8" testing at the ROS astronomical meeting

    Triband 8" testing at the ROS astronomical meeting (Rencontre des Observateurs Solaires) in Serbannes, France, June 23 - 24, 2018 Once again, the ROS astronomical meeting in Serbannes, France, offered the unique opportunity to test, compare or simply be informed about solar observation equipment. Brand new products, such as our Triband-SCT - Schmidt-Casssegrain-based Mulit-Purpose-Telescope were presented at the astronomical meetings and shows the sun in breathtaking images. More images of the ROS Astronomical Meeting can...
  • New Edition of the legendary TEC APO 200 f/8 Fluorite Apochromat

    We are pleased to inform you that after nearly 10 years, the legendary TEC 200 FL Fluorite Apochromat will be reissued:   Apochromatic tripelt objective Clear aperture 8" (200 mm), focal length 1600 mm Excellent color correction thanks to glass combined with Fluorite as a middle element Durable oil spaced lens - Why an oil-spaced triplet-lens? 3.5" Feather Touch Focussierer of Starlight Instruments   >> More details about the APO 200 f/8 Fluorite Apochromat are...
  • New Products May 2018

    Baader M68i / M55a Inverter Ring Baader M55a/M68i Adapter suitable for all Baader 2" mirrors (# 2456115, 2456117, 2456100) or prisms with female M55 thread (#2456120) for largest aperture with 2" star diagonals and makes the adaptation of a M68 quick changer behind the star diagonal possible Baader T-Ring Fujifilm X with D52 to T-2 Baader Wide-T-Ring to connect Fuji X cameras on the Astro T-2 system All Baader Wide-T-rings have an S52 dovetail in...
  • MoFi 2018: NEODYMIUM - Moon & Skyglow-Filter

    The most important filter for the planetary season – better contrast for Mars, Moon and Jupiter. Planeoptically polished and MC-coated – with IR-cut coatings! Drastic contrast enhancement for all telescopes, without loss of image brightness! This filter is initially based on a development by Carl Zeiss. The effect of the element neodymium as filter material is very impressive. If used as co-mixture to optical glass, it improves the contrast and enhances the red portions of...
  • NEW: AZ 2000 / 4000 HPS Mounts with Double Telescope Option from 10Micron

    The Italian manufacturer 10Micron is expanding its range of high-precision mounts to include azimuthal models. Initially based on the GM2000 HPS and the GM4000 HPS the AZ 2000 HPS and the AZ 4000 HPS will be presented at the ATT in Essen. In the standard configuration, these mounts are designed for one telescope and require counterweights; with the DT (double telescope) option, the mounts can also be operated with two telescopes. The two sides do...

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