LPI-G Camera (Color) - Lunar, Planetary Imager & Guider

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$189.99

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  • CMOS - AR130 Color Image Sensor

  • Can be used for auto-guiding, or astrophotography of solar system objects

  • 1.25" Nosepiece and C-mount

  • 1.2 Mega pixels (1280x960)

  • 3.75 x 3.75 micron pixel size


SKU: 645001
 

Product Description

Let the Color Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider (LPI-G) unleash the inner astrophotographer in you.

The LPI-G is an excellent camera for auto-guiding and solar system astrophotography.

With our solar, lunar and planetary guide camera, experience the universe on a whole new level. Lightweight and portable, LPI-G comes with a1280 x 960 pixel CMOS sensor with the ability of capturing 28 frames per second at full resolution. This camera has a USB 2.0 connection and ST-4 guider port for easy connection to the mount.

The LPI-G also includes USB cable, software drivers, ASCOM drivers and image capture and processing software.

The LPI-G has a CMOS AR 130 Color image sensor with 3.75 x 3.75 micron pixel size. Has 28 frames per second at 1280x960, and 30 frames per second at 640x480.

Accessories include USB 2.0 cable, ST-4 guide cable (2.0m), and a C-mount and a 1.25"" nosepiece. Also includes the Meade Sky Capture software CD.

Minimum requirements for Sky Capture:

Operating System: Windows (32 & 64 bit) Vista/XP/7/8/10

Processor: Intel Core2 2.8 GHz equivalent or higher

Memory: 2GB or higher

*NOTE* When using to image the Sun, use appropriate solar filters.

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Specifications

Power Source DC 5V over PC USB port
Image Sensor CMOS - AR130 Color
Chip Dimensions 1/3" (4.8mm x 3.6mm)
Pixels 1.2 Mega Pixels (1280 x 960)
Pixel Size 3.75μm x 3.75μm
A/D Conversion 12 bits
Frames per second/Resolution • 28@1280x960 • 30@640x480
Shutter Electronic Rolling Shutter
Minimum Exposure Time 0.4ms
Maximum Exposure Time 15 sec
Mounting Type • 1.25" nosepiece • C-mount
Back Focus Distance 17.8mm
Image Format JPEG, BITMAP, FITS1, FITS2
Binning 1x1, 2x2
Spectral Range 405-690nm
Operating Temperature -10C ~ 50C
Storage Temperature -20C ~ 60C
Operating Humidity 30% ~ 80%
Contents Included
  • LPI-G Color camera
  • High Speed USB 2.0 A male to B male gold plated connectors' cable/ 2.0m
  • ST-4 Guide cable - 2.0m guide cable
  • 1.25" nose extension with C-mount
  • Meade Sky Capture Software on CD ROM- Includes Installation and Operating Instructions.
  • Features

    Let the Color Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider (LPI-G) unleash the inner astrophotographer in you.

    The LPI-G is an excellent camera for auto-guiding and solar system astrophotography.

    With our solar, lunar and planetary guide camera, experience the universe on a whole new level. Lightweight and portable, LPI-G comes with a1280 x 960 pixel CMOS sensor with the ability of capturing 28 frames per second at full resolution. This camera has a USB 2.0 connection and ST-4 guider port for easy connection to the mount.

    The LPI-G also includes USB cable, software drivers, ASCOM drivers and image capture and processing software.

    The LPI-G has a CMOS AR 130 Color image sensor with 3.75 x 3.75 micron pixel size. Has 28 frames per second at 1280x960, and 30 frames per second at 640x480.

    Accessories include USB 2.0 cable, ST-4 guide cable (2.0m), and a C-mount and a 1.25"" nosepiece. Also includes the Meade Sky Capture software CD.

    Minimum requirements for Sky Capture:

    Operating System: Windows (32 & 64 bit) Vista/XP/7/8/10

    Processor: Intel Core2 2.8 GHz equivalent or higher

    Memory: 2GB or higher

    *NOTE* When using to image the Sun, use appropriate solar filters.

    Product Dimensions 1.25" diameter. 1.6" x 2.8" (41mm x 71.8mm)
    Product Weight 2.4 ounces

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