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65898Re: Guiding with the imaging chip?

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  • atomicsgreg
    Sep 1, 2009
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      Yes I intend to use an off axis guider pick off mirror gizmo
      Thanks



      --- In ccd-newastro@yahoogroups.com, Geof Wingham <geof.wingham@...> wrote:
      >
      > If you are using one as an off axis guider then CCDSoft V5 can do it. I
      > sometimes use a double saddle mount and image with a ST8 and use a
      > ST2000XCM as an off axis guide camera. All you have to do is specify it
      > on the drop down menu and the program will control both cameras.
      >
      > Cheers
      > Geof Wingham
      >
      > atomicsgreg wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > I have a spare ST-8
      > > Instead of using the normal guide chip (237) can I use the ST-8
      > > imaging chip to guide with?
      > > I have a 6303 camera that I would like to guide and the relatively
      > > large imaging chip of the ST-8 would make finding a guide star easier
      > > to say the least.
      > >
      > > Anyone know of a program that would allow me to do that?
      > >
      > >
      >
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