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AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields

Item# ASZP001
 
4.5

(21 Ratings)

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  • Flexible dew shield
  • Addition of heat strap built in
  • Made from durable ABS plastic
  • Lined with black felt to increase contrast

Description

Flexi-Heat Dew Shields - The Heat is On!

 

Until now, standard unheated dew shields could only prolong the onset of dew formation. Depending on your geographic location, a simple dew shield may be all that is required. (Dew shields are also great for blocking stray light from reaching your optics.) However, in moist climates, dew can still creep up on you within a short period and your viewing session is over. Why not add some heat?

 


Our Flexi-Heat dew shields direct the heat right to your optical tube assembly, thus eliminating any chance of dew formation. Guaranteed!

 

What makes it work?

 

The source of heat is a thick film heater manufactured for operation at 12 volts. Sixty-six percent of the surface area is heat emitting - this means more even heat distribution and no localized hot spots or burnouts often associated with resistance wire heaters. Best of all, it won't create heat wave disturbances.

 

Our Flexi-Heat dew shields come with a six foot phono-plug cable. You will need an Astrozap dew controller for a power source. Other brand controllers are fully compatible.


The Astrozap Flexi-Heat dew shields are made from durable yet light weight ABS plastic and lined with black felt to help increase contrast. A 2-inch sewn neoprene rubber “Mega Grip” material wraps snugly around the telescope optical tube assembly, keeping the dew shield in place, and eliminating any chance of dew formation!
CHOKING HAZARD - small parts may pose a risk to children under 6 yrs.

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Dimensions & Specifications

Brand

AstroZap

Telescope Accessories Series

Flexi-Heat Dew Shield

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AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields
 
4.4

(based on 21 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (13)
  • Strong construction (12)
  • Good padding (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Astronomy (15)
    • Astrophotography (9)
    • Bright conditions (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual/ recreational (8), Avid adventurer (7)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (6)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Nice Combination

    This is a nice combination of a dew strap and a dew shield. By combining the two it helps to confine the heat inside the dew shield thus giving a better control of dew accumulation...Read complete review

    This is a nice combination of a dew strap and a dew shield. By combining the two it helps to confine the heat inside the dew shield thus giving a better control of dew accumulation. It is well constructed and my experience, thus far, has been very positive.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Good 2 have if u live in a humid place

    I always enjoy purchasing from telescopes.com. About this product, the heat shield comes in handy on warm summer humid nights, like we have in the south. However, I wish I had known the...Read complete review

    I always enjoy purchasing from telescopes.com. About this product, the heat shield comes in handy on warm summer humid nights, like we have in the south. However, I wish I had known the adapter does not work directly with my Celestron Power Tank.

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    5.0

    Dont leave home without it

    By Sparky

    from Omaha

    About Me Professional Guide

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Lifesaver
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Astronomy
      • Astrophotography

      Comments about AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields:

      This dew shield is a must have item. I have been shut down by dew way too many times. I finally pulled the trigger on one of these and im incredibly pleased...no more bringing the wifes hair dryer! The product shipped right away and works beautifully. No more issues battling dew for me!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shield

      By David

      from WOODLAWN,TN

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Strong Construction
      • Widely Compatible Adapter

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Astronomy
        • Bright Conditions

        Comments about AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields:

        I just received it in the mail, haven't used it yet (raining)

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        nice too have

        By shorty

        from dumas tx

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Astronomy

          Comments about AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields:

          must too have

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Good 2 have if u live in a humid place

          By Big Jim

          from Clarksville, TN

          About Me Avid Adventurer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Good Padding
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Astronomy

            Comments about AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields:

            I always enjoy purchasing from telescopes.com. About this product, the heat shield comes in handy on warm summer humid nights, like we have in the south. However, I wish I had known the adapter does not work directly with my Celestron Power Tank.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            killing two birds with one shot!

            By jb

            from Plano, TX

            About Me Avid Adventurer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Astronomy
              • Astrophotography

              Comments about AstroZap Flexi-Heat Telescope Dew Shields:

              This product really works! It help blocks undesirable source of lights and also keeps your lens out of dew.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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