Reputable Vendors For Solar Eclipse Glasses

Monday, August 14th 2017, 8:48 am
By: News 9

NASA and the American Astronomical Society (AAS)  have created a list of reputable vendors for customers seeking to purchase solar eclipse glasses. Customers should avoid knock-offs because they do not provide adequate protection. 

The following telescope and solar-filter companies have been verified by NASA and AAS. 

American Paper Optics (Eclipser) / 

APM Telescopes (Sunfilter Glasses)

Baadar Planetarium (AstroSolar Silver/Gold Film)

Celestron (EclipSmart Glasses & Viewers)

DayStar (Solar Glasses)

Halo Solar Eclipse Spectacles

Lunt Solar Systems (SUNsafe SUNglasses)  (unique kid-sized glasses)

Rainbow Symphony (Eclipse Shades)

Thousand Oaks Optical (Silver-Black Polymer & SolarLite) 

TSE 17 / (Solar Filter Foil)