Product Description

Add AO control to any large format SBIG camera!  Includes StarChaser SC-3 Off-Axis Guide Camera, AO-X Adaptive Optics unit, and adapter cable.

Additional Information

SBIG StarChaser SC-3 Off-Axis Guider Camera

A/D Converter

10 bits

Adaptive Optics Option

Works with AO-X (cable required)

Backfocus

Adds 0.87″ (22.1 mm)

Sensor Size

6.18 mm x 4.95 mm

Computer Interface

USB 2.0 Mini

Dark Current e/p/s at 0 C

5 e-/p/s typical at 20C

Exposure

13.5 ns to 59.26 s

Filter Wheel Option

Attaches to FW7-STX and FW8S-STXL filter wheels

Full Frame Download

0.2 sec

Full Well Capacity

10,000 e-

Imaging Sensor

Astronomical CMOS 1.3 Megapixel

Imaging / Pixel Array

1280 x 1024 pixels

OS Compatibility

Windows 7, 8, 10 x86/x64, MacOS 10.14 “Mojave” x86 binaries, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS x64, Raspbian Buster armhf, Ubuntu MATE arm64

Pixel Digitization Rate

72 megapixels / second

Pixel Size

4.8 μm

Power

12V, 300 mA

Read Noise

5 e- typical

Shutter

Electronic Global Shutter plus Mechanical Dark Frame Shutter

Temperature Regulation

No

Total Pixels

1,310,720 pixels

Weight

0.9 lb / 400 g

SBIG AO-X

Computer Interface

I2C

Dimensions

6 x 7 x 1.2 in.

OS Compatibility

Windows 32 and 64 bit OS, Mac

Power

Supplied through Camera’s I2C Port

Weight

2.2 lbs (1 kg)