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Another problem solved

Postby rwillits » Tue Mar 10, 2020 1:48 am

I think that I am the proving grounds for everything cold. It was my SBIG STF 8300 which took over a month to prove that it wouldn't work below -20˚C. They finally found a software error. This time I lost three crystal clear new moon nights because my new Feather Touch focus motor would not only not work below 0˚C (which is not actually cold), it would crash SGPro (which is bullet proof). So! :mexwave: Feather Touch fixed the software and it now appears to be working. The cold hasn't bothered my Orion/SkyWatcher mounts or my old Canon 450D which both the mount and camera have preformed great at colder than -30˚C. Qiu Hongyum from QHYCCD tested the QHY 163 c&m to -30˚C for me before I bought them. They now have that as part of their specs. I guess that I have a unique place in the golden age of astrophotography. :)

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