63292Re: [ccd-newastro] Re: CCD SBIG STL-11000M vs Apogee Alta U16M
- Sep 2, 2008Stu has a good point. However, you might want to
consider picking up a used SBIG on Astromart. When
the time comes, you can always resell it, if desired,
and recoup virtually all of your purchase price.
--- AVRYAuN@... wrote:
> Thanks alot, Stu. I'm gonna try to go to SBIG andwww.flemingastrophotography.com
> personally see and have
> them explain their full line to me. Some have
> enjoyed the Apogee as a better
> camera, but seems to have some performance problems.
> The SBIG seems to be
> getting overall favorable reviews from other posts.
> Avery Golden
> In a message dated 9/1/2008 1:59:06 P.M. Pacific
> Daylight Time,
> SHFORSTER1@... writes:
> If you can wait for your camera, SBIG has a new line
> of USB 2
> cameras, the STX series on the way.
> I love SBIG cameras, I have 5, but the 26 second
> downloads on my STL
> 11000, with USB 1 are painful.
> Wait for the new cameras with the better cooling
> from SBIG.
> --- In _ccd-newastro@ccd-newastroccd_
> (mailto:email@example.com) ,
> AVRYAuN@... wrote:
> > I've heard this before that the Apogee's often
> need repairs, though
> > think it's a better Astro camera. But, SBIG is
> said, like you say,
> to be more
> > dependable. Probably the better value....... dep
> > Thanks alot,
> > Avery Golden
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