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QHY 174M Cooled USB3 Monochrome Imaging Camera

SKU: QHY-174M

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  • Cooled

  • Perfect for long exposure

  • Both planetary and deep sky imaging

  • USB 3.0 super fast interface

  • High frame rate

  • 2.3MP

  • Anti-amp light control

  • Built-in 128MB DDRII image buffer which safeguards against unexpected drops in data transmission

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$1,599.00

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The QHY174 uses Sony Exmor IMX174 CMOS sensor with 2 megapixel and 1/1.2 in chip.

One of the most important feature on this camera is that it is cooled, which makes it perfect for long exposure sessions. The QHY174M has the capacity to cool 40ºC below ambient. Incorporated with anti-dew technology, the CMOS chamer is fully sealed and includes a silicon tube socket as well as a heater to avoid dew formation, so that users can enjoy a relaxed imaging session even on damp nights.

Perfect for both planetary and deep-sky imaging, made with Sony Exmor CMOS sensor and a fast USB.3.0 interface, users can enjoy all levels of sky observation as this camera provides ultra sensitive and high frame rate photography capabilities.

Built-in 4 pins filter wheel connector as well as  a 6 pins guiding port.

Amp-glow suppression telenology to support a clearer background in long exposure sessions. This is particularly good for users who are looking to do deep sky imaging.

What's in the Box?

  • QHY174M camera
  • USB3.0 cable (1.5m)
  • Self-locking power cable
  • 6-pin guide port
  • Car power adapter
  • Drying tube
  • Desicant
  • 1.25'' Nosepiece
  • M42/2'' Nosepiece
  • Download card
  • Inspection report

USB Powered for camera and +12V powered for TEC

CMOS sensor IMX174
Pixel Size 5.86um*5.86um
Full resolution 1920*1200
Effective pixels 2 MP
Effective image size 11.25*7.03mm
Output sample depth 8bit/12bit
Typical size 1/1.2inch
Gudie port 6-pin guide port
Colour wheel control port 4pin QHYFW2 colour wheel control port
Optic window heater Yes
Telescope Interface M42/0.75 thread
Cooling 2-stage TEC, Typical -40 below Ambient. Temperature Regulated

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Warranty Information 2 Years
Additional Specifications of Product

CMOS sensor IMX174
Pixel Size 5.86um*5.86um
Full resolution 1920*1200
Effective pixels 2 MP
Effective image size 11.25*7.03mm
Output sample depth 8bit/12bit
Typical size 1/1.2inch
Gudie port 6-pin guide port
Colour wheel control port 4pin QHYFW2 colour wheel control port
Optic window heater Yes
Telescope Interface M42/0.75 thread
Cooling 2-stage TEC, Typical -40 below Ambient. Temperature Regulated

Loupe Colour No

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