heliodon

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heliodon

an instrument used in astronomy to show the apparent movement of the sun.
See also: Astronomy, Sun
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The scope provided wonderful wide-field views of many southern objects, and the mount did double-duty during the day with a Solarscope SV50 Hydrogen-alpha solar telescope.
H-alpha telescopes and filters by Coronado, Lunt, Solarscope and Daystar are introduced to this edition as well as advice on how to choose the most appropriate system to suit the reader's requirements and pocket.
Steve Hunnisett, director of curriculum at the college, has tracked down a Solarscope to view the phenomena.