sized medium resolution 'SuperHAD' CCD chip, with
290,000, 9.8 x 6.3uM pixels in a 4.9 x 3.65mm array.
QE over a wide spectral range from near UV to deep IR
low dark signal - No dark frames necessary for many deep sky
effective anti-blooming with minimal effect on linearity and
no lost active area
very high speed USB 2.0 interface for sub-1 second downloads
autoguider interface and output - compatible with the optional dedicated external guide camera
dual serial ports for accessory control - drive filter wheels,
GOTO 'scopes etc.
USB cable control for all features - get rid of that dangerous
ONE computer needed to control all of the devices and
low power consumption. Less than 1 amp at 12v DC
lightweight - only 50mm in diameter x 100mm long - less than
250 grams load on the 'scope