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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:

Starwave 102ED Refractor Telescope with 3" Crayford Focuser
Starwave 102ED Refractor Telescope with 3" Crayford Focuser

The Starwave TM 102 ED refractor sports hand crafted ED optics producing a well colour-corrected image at 715mm focal length. It is the ideal refractor for those w...
Price: £599.00
Altair-Ex Low Profile T-Thread Camera Adapter (2" barrel)
Altair-Ex Low Profile T-Thread Camera Adapter (2" barrel)

The Altair EX Low Profile T-Thread Photo Adapter lets you connect your DSLR to any telescope with a 2" push-fit focuser barrel.
 
Choose this low profile adapter ...
Price: £18.50
Standard Kendrick DUAL Channel Dew Controller - 2x Channels 4x outputs
Standard Kendrick DUAL Channel Dew Controller - 2x Channels 4x outputs

The Kendrick standard dual channel dew heater controller is used with Kendrick dew heater strips, to warm your telescope, spotting scope or camera lens, eliminating fogging o...
Price: £107.00

DewZapper 2" OD Dew Heater Tape for Telescope Eyepiece Finder Scope Microscope (28cm length, 4W)
DewZapper 2" OD Dew Heater Tape for Telescope Eyepiece Finder Scope Microscope (28cm length, 4W)

DewZapper 2" OD Dew Heater Tape for Telescope Eyepiece Finder Scope Microscope (28cm length, 4W)

DewZapper dew heaters are the high quality solution, with a geniune ...
Price: £22.50

Altair TMS Losmandy Dovetail Plate 250mm Silver
Altair TMS Losmandy Dovetail Plate 250mm Silver

The safer way to mount and balance your telescope, is with the Altair TMS system. CNC Machined Dovetail bar made in the UK from aluminium billet.

Chamfered, radiused edges and stan...
Price: £57.50

Altair-EX 1.25" Webcam Adapter & IR Blocking Filter Package
Altair-EX 1.25" Webcam Adapter & IR Blocking Filter Package

Everything you need to start imaging the planets, moon and sun with your webcam.
 
The included webcam adapter lets you connect your webcam to any te...
Price: £30.00
iOptron CEM60 "Standard" GOTO Mount with Starbase Ultra Stable Field Tripod COMBO
iOptron CEM60 "Standard" GOTO Mount with Starbase Ultra Stable Field Tripod COMBO

This combo package includes a British-made Starbase field tripod with iOptron CEM60 mount.

The UK made Starbase CNC machined tripod is much stronger and more stable than the standa...
Price: £2998.00

Kendrick 105mm Dew Shield (approx 4 inch 95-110mm OD)
Kendrick 105mm Dew Shield (approx 4 inch 95-110mm OD)

  • Delays the formation of dew on your telescope lens
  • Reduces the chance of dust and pollen sticking to the optics
  • Can be used with a Kendrick dew hea...
    Price: £35.00
Altair TMS - Vixen-type Dual Mounting Bar 230mm OTA Separation (Silver)
Altair TMS - Vixen-type Dual Mounting Bar 230mm OTA Separation (Silver)

This small light strong dual mounting bar is compatible with most telescopes having the Vixen/Synta format dovetail system, allowing you to mount two telescopes side-by-side with...
Price: £157.50

Altair TMS Heavy Duty Universal Dovetail Plate Clamp for iEQ45, G11, EQ6, HEQ5 (Black)
Altair TMS Heavy Duty Universal Dovetail Plate Clamp for iEQ45, G11, EQ6, HEQ5 (Black)

The USP is a heavy duty saddle plate which is designed to replace the factory clamps on equatorial mounts with a more rigid and precise alternative for im...
Price: £129.50
iOptron iEQ45 PRO GOTO Equatorial Mount
iOptron iEQ45 PRO GOTO Equatorial Mount

The new iEQ45-PRO 2014 version with Field Tripod. 
 
Price: £1450.00
Altair Lightwave 5x Flat Field Tele Extender Barlow - PREMIUM
Altair Lightwave 5x Flat Field Tele Extender Barlow - PREMIUM

The Flat Field Tele Extender's 4-element optical design minimises field curvature, and allows for excellent colour correction.

Premium glass and top quality coatings ensure the ultima...
Price: £85.00
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