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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:

iOptron CEM25P Portable Astro Photography Mount
iOptron CEM25P Portable Astro Photography Mount

The sucessor to the CEM25 - The New CEM25P
 
The CEM25...
Price: £799.00
Kendrick Micro-D Dew Controller with 1x 8v DSLR Camera Port, 1x 12v Dew Heater Port
Kendrick Micro-D Dew Controller with 1x 8v DSLR Camera Port, 1x 12v Dew Heater Port

The Kendrick Micro DSLR Dew Controller is designed for Astronomers and Astrophotographers who want the best in lightweight, compact, Grab'n'Go gear.
 
Price: £99.99
Altair 60mm Guide Scope Kit Straight Thru Non-rotating Helical Focuser (NO EYEPIECE)
Altair 60mm Guide Scope Kit Straight Thru Non-rotating Helical Focuser (NO EYEPIECE)

Altair 60mm Guide Scope with a 1.25" non-rotating Micro focuser, OTA, rings, stalk, and UNIFBR base.
 
Focal length is 225mm (F3.75)  which is p...
Price: £139.00
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
9mm Altair Lightwave Premium Long Eye Relief Eyepiece 68° FOV
9mm Altair Lightwave Premium Long Eye Relief Eyepiece 68° FOV

The Altair Lightwave TM Premium Long Eye Relief Eyepiece has a very flat, well corrected and wide 68° apparent field of view. The 9mm focal length will provide expansive views ...
Price: £149.00

Altair 2" Star Diagonal Mirror for refractor telescopes - with brass compression ring and 1.25" eyepiece adaptor.
Altair 2" Star Diagonal Mirror for refractor telescopes - with brass compression ring and 1.25" eyepiece adaptor.

    Price: £49.99
Altair Planostar 0.8x Flattener/Reducer for Starwave 80ED Doublet refractor only
Altair Planostar 0.8x Flattener/Reducer for Starwave 80ED Doublet refractor only

Simply remove the rear push-fit adapter from the Starwave 3.5" focuser, and screw the flattener into the focuser-end cap for a rigid fit.

The camera-facing rear thread on the ...
Price: £100.00

Altair 12" 300mm F4 Truss Tube Imaging Newtonian Astrograph
Altair 12" 300mm F4 Truss Tube Imaging Newtonian Astrograph

A new product coming out around Q2 2016.

Fast focal length Newtonian of larger apertures can suffer from rigidity problems which affect collimation due to the weight of the mirrors...
Set your own price!

L-Bracket for Altair 100mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars Heavy Duty
L-Bracket for Altair 100mm 90° Giant Observation Binoculars Heavy Duty

Heavy duty L-bracket with a wide saddle plate allowing attachment of binoculars, spotting scopes, small telescopes or camera lenses to Alt-Azimuth mounts such as
&...
Price: £75.00
Altair Planeta 250mm Truss Tube Cassegrain - Professional Grade
Altair Planeta 250mm Truss Tube Cassegrain - Professional Grade

A new concept 10" F18 carbon fibre truss tube Cassegrain telescope, 100% designed and manufactured in UK/Europe, to the highest specification possible.

The Altair Planeta Cass...
Price: £3950.00

Kendrick Solar Filter (231mm filter aperture) 252-262mm OD
Kendrick Solar Filter (231mm filter aperture) 252-262mm 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: £89.00

Altair 20mm Wide Field 70° FOV Super Plossl Eyepiece
Altair 20mm Wide Field 70° FOV Super Plossl Eyepiece

The Altair 20mm 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

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