Apogee Aspen CG42 Grade 1 MB G09 Body Monochrome CCD Camera

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Apogee Aspen CG42 Grade 1 MB G09 Body Monochrome CCD Camera
Item # AI-CG42-1-MB-G9
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  • The Apogee Aspen CG42 Grade 1 MB G09 Body Monochrome CCD Camera is an absolutely top notch CCD Camera. Using the CG42 CCD Sensor, it's imaging quality is just incredible- the sensor is huge, and the pixel array is accordingly impressive to match. This Monochrome Camera then, is capable of incredibly detailed Astro-Imaging of any kind you care to apply it to.


Apogee Aspen CG42 Grade 1 MB G09 Body Monochrome CCD Camera

The Aspen Line of CCD Camera's are all exceptional, and this offering from Apogee is no different- exceptional amongst the exceptional. This Full Frame CCD Camera uses the CG42-40 CCD Sensor to produce incredible quality in imaging. The Aspen is not only a smaller package than previous models, but also boasts notable improvements in many other fields. Cooling performance is not only better than before, but takes up less space in the camera- leaving more room for the sensor and other truly important components. Furthermore, stray light baffling has notably improved in the Aspen Series, and the camera also possesses a network interface with a built in web server!

Listed Features of the Apogee Aspen CG42:

  • 1 to 4 MHz 16-Bit digitization
  • USB and Ethernet interface
  • Programmable cooling up to 65°C below ambient
  • High reliability shutter (>5 million cycles)
  • 32 MByte camera memory
  • Subarray readout and fast sequencing modes
  • Adjustable fan speed for low/zero vibration
  • General purpose programmable I/O port
  • Programmable status indicators
  • 32/64 bit ActiveX drivers included
  • Field upgradeable firmware
  • AR coated silica windows
  • RBI pre-flash
  • Dynamic Range: 82 dB
  • System Noise (typical): 9 e- RMS at 1 MHz.
  • Operating Environment: -25º to 40ºC. Relative humidity: 10 to 90% non-condensing
  • Power: 50W maximum power with cooling maximum. AC/DC "brick" supply with int'l AC input plug (100-240V, 50-60Hz). Alternate 12V input from user's source.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Apogee
Color or B&W? Monochrome (B&W)
Sensor Type Full Frame
Series Apogee Aspen
Pixel Size > 9 Microns
Chip Diagonal 22mm & Up
Warranty 2 Year Warranty
# of Sensors Single Sensor
Front or Back Illumination Back Illuminated
Sensor Model CCD42-40
CCD Class Class 1
Anti-Blooming Sensor? no
Micro-lensing Sensor? no
Blue Enhanced Sensor? no
Full Well Capacity 100K electrons
Pixel Size in Micrometers 13.5 x 13.5 microns
Pixel Array 2048 x 2048
Sensor Diagonal 39.1mm
Binning Modes 1x1, 8 x CCD Height (User Set)
Shutter Type Mechanical
Dark Current <1 e->
Interface USB 2.0
Operating System Compatibility Windows
Camera Cooling Type Fan - Built In, Thermo-electric Cooling (TEC)
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