Telescope Camera Eyepiece USB Camera 1,25" connection Moon Star TC3

Item number: TC3

Category: Telescopic cameras

199,99 €

including 19% VAT., plus shipping (Standard)

Short supply

Shipping time: 1 - 2 workdays


The Digital Telescope Eyepiece DCT-510 is an inexpensive way to upgrade just about any telescope into a digital telescope. What is a digital telescope ? It is a telescope adapted with a digital camera especially designed for telescopes. DCT-510 (USB 2.0) is an excellent solution and offers live image of 2592 x 1944 pixels. DCT-510 is a digital camera professionally designed for telescopes. It works perfectly with any kind of optical telescopes. The images of the observed items can be genuinely displayed on computer screen. The powerful advanced software ToupSky included with the camera ensures simple and convenient operation on the images captured from telescope.



How to build up a digital telescope?
It is very simple and easy. Remove the eyepiece from the telescope ocular tube and insert DCT-510 (USB2.0) into the ocular tube. Plug DCT-510 to the USB port of your computer. Then you get it!

Included in this pack is the astrosoftware ToupSky offering a lot of features for astrophotography:

  • Live picture function
  • Exposure / illumination settings
  • Histogram
  • Recording pictures and videos
  • automatic dark picture images
  • Timpelapse-recordings
  • Image processing: Stacking




  • DCT-510 (USB 2.0) employs newly designed optical system of fully coated, based on MTF (modulation Transfer Function) analysis, for improved image flatness and contrast. The images are brighter and distinct even at the periphery of the field of view. It offers excellent performance when combined with plan-achromatic objective system. Especially, this system is designed for telescope and matches the telescope features, such as the field of view of eyepiece WF10X-18mm and the parfocalization of objectives.
  • DCT-510 (USB 2.0) has a wide field, which matches telescope’s field of view 18mm.
  • For any observation head of telescope, i.e. monocular head, binocular head or trinocular head, DCT-510 (USB 2.0) can be inserted directly into the ocular-tube or the photo-tube. The operation is so simple that it can works perfectly with all kinds of telescopes.
  • Based on the consideration of the color temperature of telescopes illumination, the design makes it offer very good color fidelity. The image is available with excellent true color.
  • If the telescope is adapted with DCT-510 (USB 2.0) is earthed definitely, the metal body of the camera ensures wonderful anti-interference.



Technical details:
- Resolution: 2592 x 1944 Pixel also 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 864 x 600
- Pixel size: 2.2 x 2.2µm
- Scanmode: Progressiv
- Dynamic range: 75dB
- Signal/Noise ratio: 46 dB
- Sensivity: >0,8V/Lux-sec
- Exposure: ERS (Electronic rolling snap)
- White balance: Automatic/manual
- Auto-exposure: Automatic/manual, 50/60 Hz light auto detection
- Image output: USB 2.0,480Mb/s
- Power supply: USB port
- Programmable controls: image size, brightness, gain, exposure time
- Working temperature: 0°C - 50°C
- View field: Inscribed rectangle of dia.18 mm
- Size of mounting barrel: Diameter 23.2mm
- Mounting port: telescope ocular -tube or photo-tube
- Mini disc: Driver Software: ToupView
- USB 2.0 with Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/Win 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 (32 & 64 bit)
- Two adaptors (dia.30mm, dia.30.5mm, one each) for stereo microscope
- 1,25" connection for telescopes


Scope of supply:
- Digital ocular
- Software "ToupSky"
- USB-Kabel 1,5 meter
- Storage box