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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:

Kendrick Celestron C9.25 Dew Shield 260-275mm OD
Kendrick Celestron C9.25 Dew Shield 260-275mm 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: £59.00
Starwave 50mm Guide Scope Straight Thru with non-rotating helical focuser (NO EYEPIECE)
Starwave 50mm Guide Scope Straight Thru with non-rotating helical focuser (NO EYEPIECE)

Starwave 50mm Guide Scope with a 1.25" non-rotating Micro focuser, OTA, rings, stalk, and UNIFBR base
 
Focal length is 206.6mm (F4.1)  which is...
Price: £109.00
Altair 10x60mm Straight Through Finder Scope Kit LARGE 2" Helical Focuser (OTA, 1.25" eyepiece, illuminator, bracket, universal base)
Altair 10x60mm Straight Through Finder Scope Kit LARGE 2" Helical Focuser (OTA, 1.25" eyepiece, illuminator, bracket, universal base)

The Altair Astro 10x60mm finder scope is an upgrade to standard 50mm finders. It delivers almost half again as much light to your eye, resulting in a brighter image.
  Price: £129.00
Altair Planostar 0.8x Flattener/Reducer for Starwave 80ED Doublet refractor only (Canon EOS Kit)
Altair Planostar 0.8x Flattener/Reducer for Starwave 80ED Doublet refractor only (Canon EOS Kit)

This kit includes the M48 DSLR adapter for Canon EOS, which is required to attach your Starwave 80mm refractor to your Canon EOS format camera.

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Price: £110.00
Starwave Mini-AZ Mount
Starwave Mini-AZ Mount

The Starwave Mini-AZ Mount - take your telescope anywhere!

  • Quick to set up and intiutive to use with easy tension controls on both axes.
  • Perfect for visual ...
    Price: £179.99
Altair-EX Eyepiece projection camera adapter 1.25" T-Thread
Altair-EX Eyepiece projection camera adapter 1.25" T-Thread

This handy adapter lets you insert a 1.25" eyepiece in-between your camera and telescope, so that the highly magnified eyepiece image is projected directly into your camera. This allow...
Price: £19.50
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

TDM adapter for iEQ45
TDM adapter for iEQ45

This adapter lets you connect your Telescope Drive Master to the iOptron iEQ45, giving incredible tracking accuracy. You can also buy the complete package with TDM system.
Available to ship t...
Price: £50.00
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
iOptron IEQ30 PRO GOTO Equatorial Mount with Tripod (new version #3000E)
iOptron IEQ30 PRO GOTO Equatorial Mount with Tripod (new version #3000E)

NEW PRO version iEQ30 (#3000E). First shipment sold out in advance. Second shipment due late June.  Click on the "Notify when ...
Price: £1285.00
Altair Lightwave 9mm LER 1.25" Planetary Eyepiece
Altair Lightwave 9mm LER 1.25" Planetary Eyepiece

The Altair Lightwave TM 9mm Planetary Long Eye Relief Eyepiece delivers high power with a short focal length telescope, such as a small refractor, so it's ideal for high p...
Price: £55.00

Kendrick Dew Shield for Altair 8RC Metal or Carbon Tube
Kendrick Dew Shield for Altair 8RC Metal or Carbon Tube

  • 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: £55.00
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