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Gina

Thoughts on which imaging rigs to concentrate on

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Posted (edited)

Still to be done :-

  1. Finish focuser parts for second lens.
  2. Complete electronics for second camera and focuser.
  3. Enclosure for electronics.
  4. Dew shield for second lens.
  5. Dew heater for second dew shield.
  6. Dew shield for guide lens.
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1. Done.

Decided to move the OIII imager out to the end of the dovetail making space between it and the guider to take the electronics box.

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Printing dew shields for the second 105mm imaging lens and the 200mm guiding lens.

The dew shields also block moonlight from shining directly on the front lens element.

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Block diagram of electronics.

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