SBIG Instruments


The SBIG product line consists of thermoelectrically cooled CCD imaging cameras and accessories designed for a wide range of applications including astronomy, tricolor imaging, color photometry, spectroscopy, medical imaging, densitometry, chemiluminescence and epifluorescence imaging. Of special interest for astronomical imaging is our line of patented dual sensor, self-guiding cameras. We offer single sensor cameras for a variety of scientific and industrial applications. You will find a more detailed set of specifications with each camera description.

Unsure of which camera is best for you? Select cameras to compare for a side by side comparison of camera specifications.

ST Series

Models ST-402ME, ST-1603ME, ST-3200ME. Compact, lightweight, with exceptionally high quantum efficiency.

STF Series

Models STF-8300M, STF-8300C, STF-8050M. STF-8050C and STF-8050SC. Similar in size to the ST series, but with larger CCDs, superior cooling, faster electronics, user rechargeable desiccant and internal image processing.

STT Series

Models STT-1603, STT-3200 and STT-8300. A medium sized camera platform offering uncompromised performance and integrated self-guiding CCD in front of the filters. Reviewed in Sky & Telescope Magazine.

STXL Series

Models STXL-11002M and STXL-6303E. Larger format CCDs including the popular 35mm format, 11 Megapixel KAI-1002M sensor, and high QE KAF-6303E full frame sensor. Integrated self-guiding CCD in front of the filters.

STX Series

Models STX-16803 and STX-9000. Large area arrays including the 16 Megapixel KAF-16803 sensor.

Specialty Cameras

ST-i guider and planetary Camera, AllSky-340 Camera, SG-4 stand-alone “smart” auto guider, Seeing Monitor.

More Products:-

  • Filters wheels
  • Filters
  • Adaptive optics
  • Differential guiding
  • Spectrographs
  • Accessories


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