Asked • 06/13/19

Can any telescope be used for solar observing?

Can any telescope, such as a 8" reflector, that is normally used at night to look at planets be used or adapted for solar observing?What kind of adapters or filters are required or is it better to get a dedicated solar telescope?I'd like to look at sunspots, flares, prominences, eclipses, etc.

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Sarah O. answered • 03/23/20

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