Ordering Information

Thank you for your interest in Thousand Oaks Optical equipment. Below you will find information about placing your order.

U.S. Orders

Payment may be made by personal check, bank check, or money order. We also accept all major credit cards and PayPal. A PayPal account is not required for processing credit cards. Please allow approximately two weeks for personal checks to clear. All orders within the U.S. are shipped via U.S. Priority Mail or United Parcel Service.

All U.S. orders (check, credit card, or PayPal) can be completed using our online store, just select your payment method at checkout.

Current Product Availability

SolarLite Solar Filters
Glass Solar Filters
Solar Viewing Glasses & Cards
Threaded Camera Filters
SolarLite Filter Sheets
H-Alpha Solar Filters
DDHC & Heating Bands
Nebular Filters

Due to the high volume of orders for the August 21st eclipse, SolarLite Mounted Filters, Threaded Camera filters and H-Alpha Systems are temporarily unavailable. Based on current production and the back log of orders, we do not expect to have them available before the eclipse. Our solar filter sheets are a good alternative and still available.  We are very sorry for the inconvenience.

Glasses, Cards, Filter Sheets and Bulk Rolls are available and have a current lead time of 1-2 weeks before shipment.

Note: Orders placed prior to July 9th have a 3-4-week lead time from order date and should all be delivered by August 15th.   Orders placed after July 9th may not be delivered in time and can be changed to Solar Filter Sheet(s). Please email your request and include order number.

Outside the U.S.

NOTE: Checkout will not be available for orders shipped outside the U.S. until September 4th 2017. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

If an authorized Thousand Oaks Optical distributor is not available in your country, we can ship direct. Please contact us for shipping charges. Customs invoice and documentation is included. We can only ship via carriers with tracking capability such as United Parcel Service and U.S. Express Mail. NOTE: Shipping cost does not include any tax, duties or handling charges that may be charged by your local customs agency.