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Altair Hypercam IMX224, IMX174 and IMX178 USB3.0 astronomy and microscopy cameras.
Altair Hypercam IMX224, IMX174 and IMX178 USB3.0 astronomy and microscopy cameras.
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Posted: 09-17-2016 04:25
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Altair Astro launches the new Hypercam range of high speed USB3.0 astronomy and microscopy imaging cameras.


Today's featured products:

Altair Starbase Ultra Stable Field Tripod / Pier system
Altair Starbase Ultra Stable Field Tripod / Pier system

For the ultimate in stability, look no further. The ultra-stable Altair Starbase Field Pier / Tripod, sets a new standard for freedom from flex, strength and stability.

The legs ha...
Price: £799.00

Altair GPCAM2 AR0130 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera
Altair GPCAM2 AR0130 Mono Guide / Imaging / EAA Camera

The Altair GPCAM2 AR0130 Mono camera has the sought after Aptina AR0130 CMOS sensor, with higher sensitivity of about 78% QE.
 
Ver...
Price: £189.99
Altair TMS 180mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)
Altair TMS 180mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)

The 180mm Altair Losmandy plate is compatible with all TMS Losmandy-format clamps and Vixen-format plates, as well as 100mm, 120mm and 150mm guide scope rings. Hard anodised black, and machin...
Price: £54.00

Interference Eliminator C-Mount for GPCAM Hypercam
Interference Eliminator C-Mount for GPCAM Hypercam

The interference eliminator allows you to tilt your Altair GPCAM or Hypercam Camera, or any camera with a C-Mount nosepiece thread to reduce banding or "Newton's Rings" on sol...
Price: £149.99
iOptron iEQ45-AZ secondary saddle plate clamp & shaft
iOptron iEQ45-AZ secondary saddle plate clamp & shaft

The iOptron iEQ45-AZ secondary saddle plate clamp & shaft is used in Azimuth Mode, allowing you to add a second telescope to your iEQ45-AZ mount. 

It replaces the exi...
Price: £169.99

iOptron iPano Gigapixel Head for Panoramic Photography
iOptron iPano Gigapixel Head for Panoramic Photography

The all new iPano Gigapixel Panoramic camera head is a professional robotic solution for gigapixel panoramic and timelapse photography.
 
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Kendrick Solar Filter (280mm filter aperture) 312-322mm OD
Kendrick Solar Filter (280mm filter aperture) 312-322mm OD

Kendrick Solar filters use Baader solar film for better performance than glass filters, with no internal reflections to mar contrast and detail. They fasten safely to your telescope dewshield...
Price: £97.00

Altair 15mm Wide Field 70° FOV Super Plossl Eyepiece
Altair 15mm Wide Field 70° FOV Super Plossl Eyepiece

The Altair 15mm Wide Field 70 Degree Telescope Eyepiece is an affordable high quality unit giving a 70 degree apparent field of view for astronomy and for high power daytime terrestrial viewi...
Price: £29.50

Altair Astro Premium 1.25" Luminance UV IR CCD Filter with AR Coating
Altair Astro Premium 1.25" Luminance UV IR CCD Filter with AR Coating

The Altair Astro Premium Luminance UV/IR Cut Filter is designed for imaging with mono or colour CCD and CMOS cameras. 
 
Ideal for for colour or...
Price: £35.00
30mm M48 Spacer Extension Tube 2" OD Barrel (2" Filter Thread)
30mm M48 Spacer Extension Tube 2" OD Barrel (2" Filter Thread)

This 30mm spacer tube has a male and female M48 filter thread on each end.

It's designed to help you achieve the required backfocus for imaging with CCD and DSLR came...
Price: £8.00

Altair Premium Positive-Lock Diagonal - Dielectric 2" Pushfit
Altair Premium Positive-Lock Diagonal - Dielectric 2" Pushfit

The Altair 2" premium diagonal with positive-lock system grips 2" accessories tightly with a small rotation of the top knurled ring, keeping them precisely centred.

The C...
Price: £119.00

DewZapper 3-4" OD Dew Heater for Telescope, Finder Scope (52cm length, 11W)
DewZapper 3-4" OD Dew Heater for Telescope, Finder Scope (52cm length, 11W)

DewZapper 3-4" OD Dew Heater for Telescope, Finder Scope (52cm length, 11W)

DewZapper dew heaters are the high quality solution, with a geniune Nichrome wire heating element...
Price: £25.00
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