DSLR Buddy
DSLR Buddy

Pegasus Astro

DSLR Buddy

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$ 101.25
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$ 101.25
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DSLR Buddy is a small device designed for astrophotographers to provide constant power supply to DSLR cameras. It also can power up a heater by varying the duty cycle of the DC voltage (PWM control). It is the definitely perfect buddy for your DSLR in the mountains or in any astrophotography field.

With the dummy battery and the built in Dew Heater Output nothing can stop your camera working for the whole night long! A unique product for time lapses and astrophotography (deep sky, star trails, etc).


Constant Power Supply to DSLR Camera

Plug the dummy battery to your DSLR and forget to replace the battery every time it drains of power. Connect a 9- 15V power supply to the DSLR buddy and power on your camera with stable and constant voltage for the whole night long!

Built in Single Channel RCA Dew Heater Output

DSL Buddy has a built in Pulse Width Modulation duty cycle control output for Dew Heater or Flatbox. Able to provide more than 5A of current to your heaters.  . Get rid of the moisture on your lens which can ruin your night!

Wide range of Battery Couplers

Bundle the DSLRBuddy with a battery coupler for your Sony, Fuji and Canon DSLR / Mirrorless model. Check the “Battery Couplers” tab for more information regarding the battery models.

Simple rotary knob control

You can manually dim the output using the knob on the top of the DSLR Buddy
A red light (PWM duty cycle indicator) change its brightness when you adjust the dew knob.

Reverse Polarity Protection

The device is designed to be protected from reverse voltage polarity. No worries if you accidentally reverse connect your power source.

2 Years warranty

Cover of the DSLR Buddy Controller

Compact size

66 x 66 x 28 mm


In the Box

  • DSLR Buddy Controller
  • Dummy battery plus 1 meter length right angled cable
  • Cigarette Lighter Plug 1.8m length (8A fuse)

    Technical Specifications

    Supply Voltage 9-15V DC (Reverse Polarity Protected). 12V DC is preferred
    Power Input Connector 2.1mm Centre Positive Socket
    DSLR Output 3.5mm Mono Jack (pin is positive), DC 8V
    Dew Heater or Flat Output 1 x RCA (5A max current)
    Supported Dummy Batteries (3 types of Batteries for Canon DSLRs – Nikon will also be supported in the nearest future) 1.      Canon Digital EOS Rebel XSi XS 450D 500D 1000D Kiss F X2 X3 T1i Camera


    2.      Canon Digital EOS T2i T3i T4i T5i 550D 600D 650D 700D X4 X5 X6

    3.      Canon ACK-E6 EOS 5D2 5D3 5DS R 5DSR 6D 7D 60D 60Da 70D DSLR Cameras

    Dimensions 66 mm x 66 mm x 28 mm


    Battery Couplers

    *  We currently support the following Couplers

    Sony Mirrorless Coupler Compatible With


    FUJI Mirrorless Coupler NP-W126 Compatible With

    HS30EXR HS33EXR HS50EXR X-A1 X-E1 X-E2 X-M1 X-Pro1 X-T1 X-T2

    Nikon DSLR

    EP-5A for ENEL14 Battery Coupler: Nikon D5100 D5200 D5300 D5500 DF P7000 P7100 P7200 P7700 P7800 D3500 

    EP-5B for ENEL15 Battery Coupler: Nikon D800 D800E D610 D700 D7200 D7000

    DR-E17 Compatible with:

    For Canon EOS M3 Mirrorless

    DR-E18 Compatible with:

    For Canon EOS Rebel T6s  / EOS Rebel T6i | 760D/750D

    DRE5 Compatible with:

    Canon 450D Rebel XSi
    Canon Digital Rebel XS (digital)
    Canon Digital Rebel XSi
    Canon EOS 1000D
    Canon EOS 450D
    Canon EOS 500D
    Canon EOS Kiss F
    Canon EOS Kiss X2
    Canon EOS Kiss X3
    Canon EOS Rebel T1i

    DR-E6 (Canon leadership cameras)

    Compatible with Canon 5D Mk II, 5D Mk III, 6D, 60D, 60Da, 7D, 70D

    DR-E8 (Canon medium range cameras)

    Compatible with Canon EOS 700D, Canon EOS 650D, Canon EOS 600D, Canon EOS 550D.

    DR-E10 (Entry camera models)

    Compatible with Canon EOS 1100D and 1200D.

    DR-400 (Older camera models)

    Compatible with Canon 5D, 50D, 40D, 30D, 20D, 10D, D60, D30


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