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by WeBMartians
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: ASI camera as a polar alignment tool
Replies: 2
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Re: ASI camera as a polar alignment tool

I have a QHY PoleMaster on my Vixen Sphinx mount. I had difficulties with the PoleMaster application but resolved them by using the SharpCap application. Subsequently, I discovered that just positioning my scope to polar declination and right ascension (as if aiming at the pole), using a ZWO ASI120M...
by WeBMartians
Thu Jan 30, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Spectroscope Spectrometer ... IMAGING Spectrometer!
Replies: 1
Views: 3259

Spectroscope Spectrometer ... IMAGING Spectrometer!

Being able to record a spectrum with a ZWO ASI camera would be delightful. :) Even 1nm resolution (10Å) would be useful. Of course, 1Å is nice as it could split the Sodium D lines and be used for Doppler measurements. An imaging spectrometer is admittedly difficult. Here's how one might be manufactu...