Patents : this instrument is protected by patents n° FR2812951 and n° 02/08984 .
Solarscope™ is a registered trade mark
Basis and upper rotary parts : Color printed labeled cardboard
Lens and mirror : glass.
Mechanical mounts : plastic (ABS) and aluminium .
Dimensions (Education Version):
Package size : 650 X 480 X 65 mm3
Assembled tool size : 600 X 450 X 380 mm3
Weight : 1000 g ( 1300 g with packaging)
Dimensions (Standard Version):
Package size :450 X 340 X 50 mm 3
Assembled tool size : 410 X 370 X 260 mm3
Weight : 750 g ( 1000 g with packaging)
Optical characteristics :
Optical specifications : focal length : Education/Standard: 13 m/ 9m, image quality better than one lambda (wavefront)
Optical aperture : 40 mm
Sun's image size on the projection screen : diameter Education/Standard: 115 mm / 80mm ( about)
Observation screen size : Education: 340 X 340 mm ² Standard: 240 x 240 mm ²
Ocular safety :
Solarscope is designed to be eye safe
Sold with assembly instructions , folded in a table game-sized box . Mirror and lens are delivered already sticked and positioned in mounting. Mechanical mounting will be placed and screwed on to the cardboard setting.