Meade Instruments:  
 » LX90 SCT & ACF Series. 
 » LX200 ACF Series. 
 » LXD75 ACF Series. 
 » ETX Computerised Telescopes. 
 » Lightbridge Dobsonian Telescopes. 
 » Premium Refractor Telescopes. Coronado Solar Telescopes: 
 » Personal Solar Telescopes. 
 » SolarMax II Telescopes. Opticstar sections: 
 » Cooled, long exposure cameras, 6.1MP CCD, USB 2.0. 
 » Video cameras for planetary use up to 1.3MP, USB 2.0. 
 » Imaging accessories. 
 » Auto-Guiding systems, complete solutions. Ascension telescopes and accessories: 
 » Apochromat ED Triplet Refractors 
 » Achromat Doublet Refractors  
 » Eyepieces including zoom eyepieces. 
 » Guiding eyepieces. 
 » Extension tubes. 
 » Flip mirrors. 
 » Imaging filters. 
 » Barlow lenses. 
 » Binoviewers. 
 » Red dot finders. 
 » Eyepiece projection kits. 
 » Mirror and prism diagonals. The Imaging Source: 
 » High speed USB 2.0 video cameras. 
 » High speed Firewire video cameras. Farpoint Astro: 
 » Dovetail systems and mount accessories. 
 » Focus masks. 
 » Binocular mountings. Willmann Bell books. Shoestring Astronomy sections: 
 » Autoguiding connectivity kits and interfaces. 
 » Shutter control units for DSLR cameras. 
 » Focus motor controllers.
Meade LX65 6" ACF OTA
Meade LX65 6" ACF OTA only
£791.01
The LX65 6" ACF OTA only features razor sharp ACF (Advanced Coma Free) optics.
1.25" x5 XL TeleXtender
Opticstar 1.25" x5 TeleXtender.
£79.00
The Opticstar 1.25" x5 XL TeleXtender is a premium quality optical amplifier that excels...
Cooled CCD
Opticstar DS-616C XL+
£895.00
The Opticstar DS-616C XL+ uses the Sony ICX413AQ, 6.1 mega pixel colour
CCD (1.8"). Complete with power supply unit and software...
Meade LPI-G Monochrome
Meade LPI-G monochrome
£193.50
The Meade LP-G Monochrome video camera for imaging and guiding.
SolarMax III 90 BF30
Coronado SolarMax III solar telescopes.
£4887.50
The Coronado SolarMax III 90 BF30 with external "true" H-a etalon.
Meade LX90 12" ACF
Meade LX90 ACF 12" UHTC.
£3633.30
The Meade LX90 12" ACF is a 12" advanced catadioptric telescope with a computerised fork mount.
Ascension 80ED Triplet
Ascension 80ED Triplet
£
The Ascension 80ED Triplet APO from the premium range of telescopes...
Opticstar IR Filter
Opticstar 1.25" IR filter.
£19.95
The Opticstar 1.25" Infra Red Filter. A high transmission filter for CCD imaging.
Opticstar PX-126C
Opticstar PX-126C
£139.00
The Opticstar PX-126C colour video camera for guiding and planetary imaging.
Ascension ED Eyepieces
Ascension ED Eyepieces.
£55.00
The Ascension Apochromatic Eyepieces are ideal for observing all types of astronomical objects...
Opticstar
Opticstar CCD cameras. Cooled and non-cooled cameras for deep-sky, planetary, lunar and solar photography. Single-shot and video models. All computer-controlled cameras offer high-speed USB 2.0 connectivity and resolutions of up to 6 mega pixels. Also available, are complete auto-guiding solution that enables the user to control a large range of telescopes with a computer.
more
Meade Instruments
Meade astronomy cameras. Introducing the Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider, the camera that is made for auto-guiding and astrophotography.

With the LPI-G Solar System and guide cameras, experience the universe on a whole new level.
more
The Imaging Source
Imaging Source The Imaging Source develops and manufactures hardware and software for text and image processing applications, primarily used in industry, medicine and science. Other communities have come to show interest in these cameras. In particular, amateur astronomers have started realizing the advantages of these CCD cameras in astrophotography.

more
Product Search

Opticstar News
New DS-616C XL+ Model
posted: 7th September 2021
Opticstar DS-616C XL+.
Star product, improved.

The new Opticstar DS-616C XL+ deep-sky CCD is the successor to the popular DS-616C XL that earned the annual star product award back in 2013. It maintains all the features of the original model as well as other improvements.


DS-616C XL is Astronomy Magazine's Star Product
posted: 12th September 2013
Opticstar DS-616C XL is Astronomy magazine's product of the year.
Star product.

The Opticstar DS-616C XL deep-sky CCD camera has earned the annual star product award from Astronomy, the world's best-selling astronomy magazine. Read about it in the September 2013 issue.

Online Shopping
Credit & Debit Cards
updated: 18th June 2019
Online shopping.
We accept all the credit and debit cards shown above. Online payments are cleared by Barclays. Online payment integration by Worldpay. Please read our
Terms & Conditions

Willmann Bell
Books for Astronomy
updated: 6th September 2021
Willman Bell books.
Acclaimed books from Willmann Bell...
more
Articles
CCD Temperature And Dark Current Correction
Dark current.
An important step in CCD image calibration is the...
more
A&M 152mm f/8 Review
"Fantastic Performance" "Beauty of a Ferrari"
updated: 25th March 2009
A&M 152mm f/8 TMB.
Read the latest review about the A&M 152mm f/8 A&M/TMB on Cloudy Nights. According to the review this telescope combines the "beauty of a Ferrari" with "fantastic performance". The review also states that "the manufacturer's claims are valid".
Feedback
We want to hear your comments.
contact
© Opticstar Ltd 2021