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Altair Astro supply quality astronomy equipment and accessories, including CNC machined telescope mounting systems, equatorial mounts, telescopes and piers for observatories. Altair Astro are the sole European agents for the Kendrick Dew Control System and SkyShed POD Personal Observatory Dome, and are ideally placed to supply complete observatory packages, including telescopes and CCD imaging equipment. Our customers include amateur astronomers, societies, and professional organisations such as schools and universities. Altair astro are also UK distributors for iOptron Minitower and equatorial mounts.
Accessory Tray for Altair Starbase Ultra Stable Tripod
£89.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £14.92 )
We are developing CNC machined aluminium accessory trays which can be attached to the tripod sides quickly and easily from underneath with a locking knob....
Altair 1.25" Webcam Adapter for Phillips & Logitech
£15.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £2.50 )
Use your webcam to your telescope to image the planets, moon and sun. This is probably one of the most useful and fun astronomy accessories, fitting ...
Altair 12" 300mm F4 Truss Tube Imaging Newtonian Astrograph
P.O.A.
A new product coming out around Q2 2016. Fast focal length Newtonian of larger apertures can suffer from rigidity problems which affect collimation du...
Altair 2" Precision Self Centring tube with 35mm barrel - Twist Lock
£19.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.25 )
This 2" Precision Self Centering Adapter with 35mm extension tube barrel is designed to keep your telescope in collimation when you change access...
Altair 35mm extension tube 2x thumbscrews
£17.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.00 )
The Altair 35mm extension tube is precisely machined for a perfect fit.   Altair extension tubes have two thumbscrews making them ideal for a...
Altair 50mm extension tube 2x thumbscrews
£17.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.00 )
The Altair 50mm extension tube is precisely machined for a perfect fit.   Altair extension tubes have two thumbscrews making them ideal for a...
Altair 50mm Precision Self Centring Extension tube with 2" barrel -...
£19.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.25 )
This 2" Precision Self Centering Adapter with 50mm extension tube barrel is designed to keep your telescope in collimation when you change access...
Altair 60mm Guide Scope + GPCAM2 Mono Camera COMBO with Polar Align...
£318.99
Market price: £328.99 save 10.00%
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £53.17 )
The Altair MG60 mini guide scope & camera combo comes with the sensitive Altair GPCAMv2 AR0130 Mono Guide Camera, plus famous Altair 60mm Guide Scope ...
Altair 80mm extension tube 2x thumbscrews
£17.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.00 )
The Altair 80mm extension tube is precisely machined for a perfect fit.   Altair extension tubes have two thumbscrews making them ideal for astro-phot...
Altair 80mm Maxi-Finder Finder Scope Package
£199.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £33.17 )
The Altair Maxi Finder will suit customers who want even more aperture to see fainter objects in their finder scope.  The 80mm optics will drink ...
Altair 80mm Precision Self Centring Extension tube with 2" barrel -...
£19.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.25 )
This 2" Precision Self Centering Adapter with 80mm extension tube barrel is designed to keep your telescope in collimation when you change accessorie...
Altair ADC Atmospheric Dispersion Corrector
£105.00
Altair Atmospheric Dispersion Corrector for planetary and lunar imaging or observing.  The ADC corrects for atmospheric dispersion (rainbow effec...
Altair Astro T-Shirt in dark navy blue
£10.00
Spent all your hard-earned cash on astronomy equipment? Let everyone know of your folly, with this quality Altair Astro T-Shirt in dark navy blue. Made fro...
Altair Imaging-Ready 2" Solar Herschel Wedge
£299.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £49.83 )
The Altair Solar Wedge (Herschel Wedge) replaces the normal 2" mirror or prism diagonal at the rear of your refractor telescope. The Solar Wedge tran...
Altair M48 Camera Tilt Adjuster
£55.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.17 )
The Altair M48 tilt adjuster is designed to give the perfect image field by making the CCD or DSLR camera sensor completely orthogonal to the telescope...
Altair M48 to T2 Adapter
£14.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £2.33 )
The Altair Astro M48 to T-Thread adapter adds 1mm to the optical-path and has a female M48x0.75mm thread on the rear telescope-side, which ...
Altair MG32 Mini Guide Polar Alignment Scope + QRB Rings + GPCAM Gu...
£250.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £41.67 )
The Altair MG32 Mini Guide Scope is a small "set and forget" high quality optical tube, with Rings, a universal quick release base and the super...
Altair MG32 Mini Guide Scope & Polar Alignment Scope + Clamp do...
£155.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £25.83 )
The Altair MG32 Mini Guide Scope is a small "set and forget" high quality optical tube, which comes with the sensitive GPCAMv2 AR0130 Mono Camer...
Altair MG32 Mini Guide Scope & Polar Alignment Scope - QRB Ring...
£100.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £16.67 )
The Altair MG32 Mini Guide Scope is a small "set and forget" high quality optical tube, which is compatible with the sensitive GPCAMv2 AR0130 Mo...
Altair MiniGuider 60 Guide Scope Clamp with Stalk and Universal Base
£39.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £6.67 )
This extremely rigid clamp holds the Altair Miniguider 60 optical tube in place for auto-guiding with a small guide camera like the SkyFish.  It&...
Altair Self Centering Smartphone Telescope Adapter
£59.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £10.00 )
Capture the universe with your Smartphone. Great for digiscoping with a spotting scope too! This deluxe smartphone adapter will fit almost any phone o...
Altair Solar Finder Scope Kit with Universal Base & Stalk
£39.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £6.67 )
Altair Solar Finder Scope including universal stalk & UNIFBR base to fit most telescopes. Precision CNC machined from billet aluminium. Safe and quick way ...
Altair Solar Finder Scope Only
£29.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £5.00 )
Altair Solar Finder Scope. Fits Lunt and Televue. Precision CNC machined from billet aluminium. Safe and quick way to find the sun with your telescope. Fo...
Altair Telescope Carry Handle
£36.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £6.08 )
The Altair Telescope handle lets you mount your telescope quickly and easily with one hand, while tightening up the clamps with the other. This is the saf...
Altair TMS - Losmandy Dovetail Plate Clamp Upgrade Skywatcher NEQ6 ...
£99.95
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £16.66 )
Losmandy format saddle plate upgrade for NEQ6 EQ6 HEQ5, Losmandy G11 and iOptron Minitower and Minitower PRO mounts. (Also fits Orion Atlas range). ...
Altair TMS - Losmandy Dovetail Plate Clamp Upgrade Skywatcher NEQ6 ...
£99.95
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £16.66 )
Losmandy format saddle plate upgrade for NEQ6 EQ6 HEQ5, Losmandy G11 and iOptron Minitower and Minitower PRO mounts. (Also fits Orion Atlas range). ...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta 180mm Dovetail Bar (Black Anodized)
£42.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £7.00 )
The Altair Vixen-format dovetail bars are narrow and light - the perfect option for small telescopes, for example a refractor of up to about 102mm or 4&qu...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta 250mm Dovetail Bar (Black Anodized)
£49.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £8.17 )
The Altair Vixen-format dovetail bars are narrow and light - the perfect option for small telescopes, for example a refractor of up to about 102mm or 4&qu...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta Dovetail Bar (Blue Anodised)
£42.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £7.00 )
The Altair Vixen-format dovetail bars are narrow and light - the prefect option for small telescopes, for example a refractor of up to about 102mm or 4" aper...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta Dovetail Bar (Clear Silver)
£42.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £7.00 )
The Altair Vixen-format dovetail bars are available in 180mm and 250mm lengths. They're narrow, light and are the prefect option for small telescopes,...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta Dovetail Clamp (Black)
£59.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.92 )
This is a small, light yet very strong clamp which is compatible with Vixen/Synta format dovetail bars. The "SVDC" is also modular, and comp...
Altair TMS - Vixen Synta Dovetail Clamp (Clear Silver)
£59.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.92 )
This is a small, light yet very strong clamp which is compatible with Vixen/Synta format dovetail bars. The "SVDC" is also modular, and comp...
Altair TMS - Vixen-type Dual Mounting Bar 230mm OTA Separation (Black)
£157.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £26.25 )
This small light strong dual mounting bar is compatible with most telescopes having the Vixen/Synta format dovetail system, allowing you to mount two ...
Altair TMS - Vixen-type Dual Mounting Bar 230mm OTA Separation (Sil...
£157.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £26.25 )
This small light strong dual mounting bar is compatible with most telescopes having the Vixen/Synta format dovetail system, allowing you to mount two ...
Altair TMS 180mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)
£54.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.00 )
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 r...
Altair TMS 250mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)
£57.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.58 )
The 250mm Altair Losmandy plate is compatible with all TMS Losmandy-format clamps and Vixen-format plates, as well as 100mm, 120mm and 150mm guide scope r...
Altair TMS 300mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)
£59.95
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.99 )
The 300mm Altair Losmandy plate is compatible with all TMS Losmandy-format clamps and Vixen-format plates, as well as 100mm, 120mm and 150mm guide scope r...
Altair TMS 350mm Losmandy Plate (Black anodized)
£65.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £10.83 )
The 350mm Altair Losmandy plate is compatible with all TMS Losmandy-format clamps and Vixen-format plates, as well as 100mm, 120mm and 150mm guide scope r...
Altair TMS Dual Losmandy Saddle Plate Kit
£235.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £39.17 )
This kit saves you money on Altair TMS (Telescope Mounting System) products bought separately through less shipping, and a reduction in price per unit. ...
Altair TMS Heavy Duty Universal Dovetail Plate Clamp for iEQ45, G11...
£129.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £21.58 )
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 f...
Altair TMS Heavy Duty Universal Saddle Plate for iEQ45, G11, EQ6, H...
£129.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £21.58 )
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 f...
Altair TMS Losmandy Dovetail Plate 180mm 250mm 300mm 350mm Silver
£57.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.58 )
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. ...
Altair TMS Losmandy Dovetail Plate 180mm Silver
£54.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.00 )
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. Cham...
Altair TMS Losmandy Dovetail Plate 250mm Silver
£57.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £9.58 )
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. Cham...
Altair TMS M6 Stainless Steel Screws
£3.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £0.50 )
These stainless steel M6 hex-head screws are useful to expand the versatility of your TMS system. They fit perfectly to all M6 fittings (threaded or non-t...
Altair v2 Laser Collimator and Self Centering Adapter Kit for Newto...
£49.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £8.33 )
Includes the laser collimator and the 1.25" centering adaptor at a significant saving. Item 1 - Laser collimator: This laser collimator is prima...
Altair v2 Laser collimator for Newtonians & Dobsonians
£40.00
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £6.67 )
NEW Improved design + shipped free when you buy a telescope.   1 - More shock resistant than the previous version with side thumbscrew, and ...
Altair-EX 2x ED Barlow Lens 2" barrel
£49.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £8.33 )
The Altair Astro Altair-EX 2x ED Barlow Lens contains ED optics for better colour correction compared to a conventional Barlow lens, producing maximum ima...
Altair-EX 3x ED Barlow Lens 1.25" barrel
£29.99
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £5.00 )
The Altair Astro Altair-EX 3x ED Barlow Lens contains ED optics for better colour correction compared to a conventional Barlow lens for improved contrast....
Altair-Ex 40mm T-Thread Camera Adapter
£19.50
Incl. VAT 20.00 % ( £3.25 )
The Altair EX 40mm T-Thread Photo Adapter lets you connect your DSLR to any telescope with a 2" push-fit focuser barrel.*   This 2" barrel T-Thread ...
 
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