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This Page Updated
13th December 2016



For the full range of CORONADO products, visit the CORONADO Website

You can also read about CORONADO products in the MEADE Catalogue, see pages 36-39

CLICK HERE >> Meade 2016 Catalogue Link << CLICK HERE

Below we have showcased a few of the great products available from CORONADO.

CORONADO Personal Solar Telescope

The Personal Solar Telescope (PST) is a Coronado innovation, the world's most popular telescope to observe the Sub. This 40mm diameter highly portable dedicated solar telescope features completely internal non-removable and student-safe solar-filtering optics with a hydrogen-alpha (Ha) band pass for viewing detailed solar features. The PST will show you the dynamic, ever changing prominences at the edge of the Sun as well as filaments and other surface details in amazing detail, all in the brilliant and distinctive red color of hydrogen-alpha light.

  • Tunable, internal etalon filter
  • Internal non-removable filtering optics for safe solar viewing
  • 1 angstrom bandpass for viewing prominences on the solar edge. Add a second etalon filter and get 0.5 angstrom bandpass for viewing the solar disk.
  • Lightweight and portable
  • 20mm Kellner Eyepiece
  • Attaches to a standard photo tripod using a 1/4-20 screw.

Learn more about the P.S.T. at www.meade.com/products/coronado/pst.html 

Item Code: PST Personal Solar Telescope
Aperture 40mm
Focal Length 400mm
Blocking Filter 5mm Built-In
Assembled Weight 3.2 lbs
PST wPST + 2nd Etalon Filter (0.5 Angstrom Bandpass) : 0.5PSTong>
PST wPST + Hard Carry Case : PSTCP
Hard Carry Case : PSTC


Used around the world by serious solar enthusiasts and professional research facilities alike for observation of surface detail and prominences on the Sun in hydrogen-alpha (Ha) light. The Meade Coronado SolarMax II represents a breakthrough in solar observing with the new and revolutionary RichView tuning assembly. This patented system allows direct tuning of the primary filter etalon. Now you can tune for the highest contrast views of active regions, flares, filaments, and other surface detail, or quickly and easily re-tune for prominences on the solar limb.

  • Patented RichView tuning system.
  • Internal etalon filter yields 0.7 angstrom bandpass for viewing prominences and edge detail.
  • Double stack etalon filters for a 0.5 angstrom bandpass and view detailed surface detail.
  • Available in 5mm, 10mm, 15mm, and 30mm blocking filters.
  • Includes a hard carry case, Cermax eyepiece, and Sol-Ranger finder scope/

Learn more about the Coronado SolarMax II at www.meade.com/products/coronado/solarmax2.html 

SolarMax2 60mm
SolarMax II 60mm
SolarMax2 90mm
SolarMax II 90mm
SolarMax2 60mm Double Stack
SolarMax II 60mm Double Stack
SolarMax2 90mm Double Stack
SolarMax II 90mm Double Stack




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