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AutoBoof
2017-Aug-14, 07:45 PM
I purchased some 5.0 Solar filter in preparation for the 2012 venus transit.

I have made a few solar glasses with the film, however, I have recently learned that 5.0 solar film does not meet the new requirements for direct eye viewing.

Since I am able to use this still with my telescope. Would I be able to place the film over sunglasses in order to safely view the sun?

What are your thoughts?

Thanks,
Chris

slang
2017-Aug-14, 10:08 PM
Thread closed as a duplicate of this one (https://forum.cosmoquest.org/showthread.php?166248-Baader-5-0-Solar-Film-for-Direct-Eye-viewing).