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Altair launches 5 new Astronomy Cameras!
Altair launches 5 new Astronomy Cameras!
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Posted: 01-26-2018 10:14
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A whole new range of USB3.0 cameras! The GPCAM3 !

This new version of the popular GPCAM2 gives you though super-fast USB3.0 frame rates, with the very latest Sony IMX series sensors.

The new models are:

  • GPCAM3 385C USB3 Colour 
  • GPCAM3 178C USB3 Colour
  • GPCAM3 224C USB3 Colour
  • GPCAM3 290C USB3 Colour
  • GPCAM3 290M USB3 Mono

Today's featured products:

APM MS 16x70 ED Apo Magnesium Series Binoculars
APM MS 16x70 ED Apo Magnesium Series Binoculars

 
A good pair of 16 x 70 binoculars can be an amateur astronomer´s best friend. Step outside on your porch and scan the skies for the latest comet, or grab a lawn ...
Price: £609.00
APM ED 100mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders
APM ED 100mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders

The new 90 degree version of APM ED-APO Binocular offers an alternative viewing angle for observing use. In all other respects this version is identical to the normal 45 degree version. Its p...
Price: £2629.00

APM ED 120mm 45° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders
APM ED 120mm 45° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders

The APM 120mm Giant Binoculars are a premium giant binocular with colour correction, contrast and light transmission that makes them ideal for serious deep sky or lunar astronomy.

...
Price: £3779.00

Altair Hypercam 183C V2 Colour Astronomy Imaging Camera
Altair Hypercam 183C V2 Colour Astronomy Imaging Camera

The Hypercam 183C Colour camera is the thinkers' alternative to a DSLR camera when it comes to astro-imaging.
 
It has a 20...
Price: £549.00
Altair Hypercam 178M USB3.0 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair Hypercam 178M USB3.0 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair Hypercam IMX178 Mono camera has the sought-after Sony IMX178 CMOS sensor, with extremely low read noise, wide dynamic range, and 6.3mp resolution.
 ...
Price: £425.00
Altair GPCAM3 178C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM3 178C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM3 178C Colour camera has the sought-after Sony IMX178 Colour CMOS sensor, with extremely low read noise, wide dynamic range, and 6.3mp resolution (over 4K...
Price: £289.50
Altair GPCAM3 224C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM3 224C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM3 224C camera has the sought-after Full HD Sony IMX224 CMOS sensor, with extremely low read noise and 2mp resolution.
 
T...
Price: £219.50
Altair GPCAM3 290C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM3 290C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM2 290C Colour camera has the sought after Sony Exmor IMX290 CMOS sensor, with high sensitivity, and extremely low read noise.
 
I...
Price: £249.50
Altair GPCAM3 290M USB3 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM3 290M USB3 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM2 290M Mono camera has the sought after Sony Exmor IMX290 CMOS sensor, with high sensitivity, and extremely low read noise.
 
It ...
Price: £299.50
APM ED 120mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders
APM ED 120mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars 1.25" eyepiece holders

The APM 120mm Giant Binoculars are a premium giant binocular with colour correction, contrast and light transmission that makes them ideal for serious deep sky or lunar astronomy.

...
Price: £3779.00

Altair GPCAM3 385C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM3 385C USB3 Colour Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM3 385C camera features the new Sony Exmor IMX385 CMOS sensor. It has a larger area of 7.2 x4.05mm and 2mp resolution, and is the "big brother" to th...
Price: £299.50
Starwave 70ED F6 Travel Refractor Telescope with 2" Crayford Focuser, Finder, Diagonal, Eyepiece
Starwave 70ED F6 Travel Refractor Telescope with 2" Crayford Focuser, Finder, Diagonal, Eyepiece

SPECIAL OFFER £25 off Altair Cameras when ordered together with this telescope! 

Price: £399.00

iOptron CEM60 "Standard" GOTO Centre Balanced Equatorial Mount
iOptron CEM60 "Standard" GOTO Centre Balanced Equatorial Mount

Availability: Special order by air freight. There will be a wait ti...
Price: £1799.00

APM 107/700 F6.5 ED Triplet APO w 3" APM focuser
APM 107/700 F6.5 ED Triplet APO w 3" APM focuser

The APM 107 refractor features an Ohara FPL 53 Super ED Element in a triplet configuration. The 3” APM focuser is made in the Far East by a precision manufacturing company. The APM 107 ...
Price: £1899.00

Altair Hypercam 174M USB3.0 Mono Astronomy EAA Camera
Altair Hypercam 174M USB3.0 Mono Astronomy EAA Camera

The Altair Hypercam IMX174 camera has the sought-after Sony Pregius Global Shutter IMX174 CMOS sensor, with extremely low read noise and 2.3mp resolution.
  Price: £649.00
APM 152 ED Doublet Refractor
APM 152 ED Doublet Refractor

The new 152-1200ED features a Doublet lens cell using FPL-51 ED glass complimented by a Lanthanum coated element to maximise performance. This innovative combination of materials and design...
Price: £2975.00
APM 140 ED Doublet Refractor - FPL53 Glass
APM 140 ED Doublet Refractor - FPL53 Glass

The new APM 140mm f/980mm Doublet brings you a large ED Doublet lens with FPl53 element at an unheard of price. As with all APM telescopes consistency is assured and each telescope...
Price: £2799.00
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