QHY 5-III 174M Planetary Astronomy Camera - Monochrome

  • Excellent guide camera
  • Also suited to lunar, solar and all-sky meteor imaging
  • Wide field can be used for some deep-sky imaging
  • Largest sensor in the QHY5III range
  • 2.3 megapixels
  • High sensitivity with large pixel size
  • HD resolution
  • Fast USB 3.0 interface
  • Compact: fits into a 1.25'' eyepiece holder
  • Efficient passive transfer of heat, leading to lower noise
RRP $999.00 RRP OUR PRICE $999.00
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    This camera is especialy well suited to lunar or solar imaging. It has the largest dimensions of all the QHY5III range, giving it a wide field of view. For this reason it's also suited to some deep sky imaging as well. 

    This CMOS is a compact but powerful piece of equipment which features highly efficient heat transfer, reduced noise especially in high ambient temperatures.

    The guide cable has a LEMO style connector for security of connectin and better durability.

    What's in the box?

    • QHY5III174 Monochrome camera
    • Confocal ring
    • USB 3.0 cable (1.5m)
    • 5Pin LEMO to RJ11 guide cable

    Model QHY5III 174M
    Sensor IMX 174
    Sensor size category 1/1.2 inch
    Sensor dimensions 11.3 x 7.0 mm
    Pixel Size 5.86µm
    Pixel Array 1920 x 1200
    Total pixels 2.3 megapixels
    Frame rate @ max resolution 138 FPS
    Bit depth 12 bt
    Computer interface  USB 3.0
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