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Re: [ccd-newastro] Re: Polar Alignment / Update pointing model

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  • Ron Wodaski
    Max point uses its idea of the polar offset to correct pointing. So you have to either update max point, with a short run (assuming it can do that) or do a new
    Message 1 of 4 , Mar 3, 2013
      Max point uses its idea of the polar offset to correct pointing.

      So you have to either update max point, with a short run (assuming it can do that) or do a new model.


      Ron Wodaski
      Sent from my iPad

      On Mar 3, 2013, at 12:35 PM, larryl <k3fit@...> wrote:

      > Ron,
      >
      > I have been using PolarAlignMax for polar alignment and it works well. Using MaxPoint seems like it would be quite slow in comparison.
      >
      > What about doing the PA with PAM with the model disconnected and then connect the model?
      >
      > Or is this a Catch-22?
      >
      > Thanks.
      >
      > Larry
      >
      >
      > --- In ccd-newastro@yahoogroups.com, Ron Wodaski <yahoo@...> wrote:
      >>
      >> If you plan to adjust polar alignment, your MaxPoint model will be invalidated.
      >>
      >> Why not just do both in MaxPoint?
      >>
      >> Ron Wodaski
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> On Mar 3, 2013, at 11:27 AM, larryl <k3fit@...> wrote:
      >>
      >>> Hi,
      >>>
      >>> Which operation should be done first?
      >>> Polar alignment (PAM) or update pointing model(MaxPoint)?
      >>>
      >>> Thanks.
      >>>
      >>> Larry Leitch
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> ------------------------------------
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>
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