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Baader UFC System (Universal Filter Changer)

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SKU UFC

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Description
  • Versatile filter changer, very easy and inexpensive modifiable - when changing telescope or camera
  • Largest telescope-sided diameter of 65mm (depends on telescope-sided connection adapter such as "RASA"
  • Filter changer availble for mounted 2" filters (max. 6mm height - LPFC), as well as unmounted 50.4mm round and 50x50 square filters
  • Multiple accessories (extensions, stray light flange) as well as telescope-sided and camera-sided adapters available. Combine your Baader-UFC here...

The Baader Planetarium UFC (Universal Filter Changer) System consists of a wide selection of modular parts that can be combined to enable you to create a quick-change filter slide that can be used in-between any telescope and camera. Now, filters can be rapidly and precisely changed without removing your camera, providing the ultimate in imaging flexibility.

The heart of the system is the UFC Base (filter chamber), which accepts a range of Filter Changers that hold the most popular astro filter sizes. Telescope-side adapters/spacers and Camera-side adapters attach to the center UFC Base, enabling adaptation onto practically any telescope and attachment of any camera.

Adapters also enable the UFC to be positioned ahead of a DSLR camera lens for fast and easy filter changes. Its even possible to create a 2" visual yepiece extension that incorporates the UFC to enable quick changing of visual nebula or planetary filters.

  • Versatile filter changer system, very easy and inexpensively modifiable - future proof, enabling an easy conversion to other telescopes and cameras.
  • Precisely machined components and magnetic filter registration mechanism ensure flexure-free and repeatable filter location and positive retention.
  • Largest telescope-side diameter of 65mm (depends on telescope-side connection adapter such as "RASA")
  • Filter changers availble for mounted 2" filters (max. 6mm height - LPFC), as well as unmounted 50.4mm round and 50x50 square filters
  • Multiple accessories (extensions, stray light flange) as well as telescope-sided and camera-sided adapters available

Create your system from the components below.  Required for each system is at least one of each part

  • UFC Base
  • Filter Changer (one or more)
  • Telescope Side Adapter
  • Camera Side Adapter