high resolution Kodak CCD chip, with 10,838,016 x 9uM square pixels in
a 36.3 x 24.2mm array.
sensitivity, approx. 52% QE at peak (green light), 31% at H alpha.
dark signal - Dark frames not necessary for most of the brighter deep
with minimal effect on linearity and no lost active area
super high speed USB 2.0 interface for approx. 7 second downloads
autoguider interface and output - compatible with the optional
dedicated external guide camera
dual serial ports for accessory control - directly drive filter wheels,
GOTO 'scopes etc.
USB cable control for all features - get rid of that dangerous cable
low power consumption. Less than 1.0 amps at 12v DC - 12VA at 110v or
and lightweight - only 118mm in diameter x 102mm long - less than 1100
grams load on the telescope.