Shelyak Watec 910HX-RC CCIR Monochrome Camera & C to 1.25" Adapter

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Shelyak Watec 910HX-RC CCIR Monochrome Camera & C to 1.25" Adapter
Item # SL-PF0038
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  • The Watec 910HX Remote Control CCIR is a monochrome camera with very low sensitivity, perfect for guiding, occultations, astronomical event timing, and many other applications.
  • Super small, the Watec 910HX weighs less than 3 ounces and its largest dimension is a mere 2.5”!
  • Use the included Remote Control to access the entire On Screen Display (OSD) by moving the mini RC paddle.
  • Sensitivity is 0.000005LUX (f/1.4, slow shutter mode, 256 fields).
  • This package includes a C-to-1.25" Adapter, which allows you to mount the Watec onto a 1.25" eyepiece holder or the Lhires III guide port.


Watec 910HX/RC CCIR Monochrome Camera
with C Mount to 1.25" Adapter

Watec added a remote control unit to their WAT-910HX super low sensitivity monochrome camera, making it even easier (and more fun!) to guide, calculate astronomical event timing & occultations, or when you want to build an electronic finder. The remote control allows you to access the entire on screen display (OSD) by using the mini control paddle.

The Watec 910HX-RC camera is designed to make adjustments based on your lighting conditions via frame loss compensation, and uses integrated frame technology to achieve a low sensitivity of 0.000005LUX. Pre-calibration can be accomplished by the user to ensure the highest quality results.

This Watec 910HX-RC camera package comes with a C Mount to 1.25" (31.75 mm) Adapter. With this adapter you can attach the Watec camera, or any camera with a C-mount, to a 1.25" eyepiece holder or to the Lhires III spectrograph guiding port.

Watec 910HX/RC CCIR Camera Specifications

  • Pick Up Element: 1/2” interline transfer CCD image sensor
  • Total Pixels: 795 x 596
  • Effective Pixels: 752 x 582
  • Pixel Size: 8.6um x 8.3um
  • Sync System: Internal
  • Scanning System: 2:1 interlace
  • Video Output: Composite Video, 1.0 V(p-p), 75Ω (Unbalanced)
  • Resolution (H): More than 570TVL (Center)
  • Minimum Illumination: 0.000005lx. F1.4 (Shutter: x256, AGC: HIGH, γ: 0.35)
  • S/N: More than 52dB (AGC=6dB, γ=1.0)
  • Function Settings: OSD operated by remote control
  • Electronic Iris: 1/50-1/100000 sec., x256(field) *selectable -1/100000 sec.
  • Electronic Shutter: 1/50, 1/120 sec., 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000, 1/5000, 1/10000, 1/100000 sec.
  • AGC ON: LO: 6~30dB / MID: 6~34.5dB / HI: 6~41dB
  • AGC OFF: 6-41dB (1dB step) *selectable
  • Gamma Characteristics: γ≒0.05-1.00 (0.05 step), USER *selectable
  • Noise Reduction: 3DNR ON *selectable / OFF
  • Wide Dynamic Range: USER1/USER2/OFF
  • Motion Detection: Max. 4 areas selectable (Out-put terminal available)
  • Lens-Iris: Video / DC (EIAJ arrangement, Auto-select)
  • Back Light Compensation: OFF/BLC/HSBLC
  • White Blemish Correction: Up to 64 dots correctable by OSD operation
  • Power Consumption: 1.38W (115mA)
  • Power Supply: Not Included, requires DC+12V+/-10%
  • Operating Temperature: -10 - +50ºC
  • Operating Humidity: Less than 95% RH without condensation
  • Storage Temperature: -30 - +70ºC
  • Storage Humidity: Less than 95% RH without condensation
  • Lens Mount: CS-Mount (Back Focus Adjustable)
  • Size: 1.4”(W) × 1.4”(H) × 2.5”(D)
  • Weight: Approximately 2.93 ounces (83g)
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Shelyak
Series Watec
Color or B&W? Monochrome (B&W)
Warranty 1 Year Warranty
Video System CCIR (Mono, Europe)
Pixel Size in Micrometers 8.6um x 8.3um
Pixel Array 795 x 596
Minimum Exposure Time 1/100,000 sec.
Maximum Exposure Time 1/50 sec.
Shutter Type Rolling Electronic
Filter Wheel No
Camera Body Dimensions 1.4" x 1.4" x 2.5"
Camera Weight 2.93 ounces
Included Items

Included Items

  • Watec 910HX-RC CCIR Camera - Monochrome
  • RC-01 Controller
  • Lens Mount Cap
  • RC Plug
  • Iris Connector
  • Cable (300 mm)
  • Hex Wrench
  • C to 31.75 Adapter
Questions & Answers

Product Questions

What detector is used in the WATEC 910 camera?
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