Hardware Specifications

This page has the hardware specifications for the FLI-CCD camera (IMG1024), its CCD array, the FLI color filter wheel and the Nikon 8mm f2.8 Fisheye Lens that are used in the TASCA project.

FLI IMG1024 CCD CAMERA IMG Camera dimensions PDF

Features

  • Back Thinned Array = Short Exposures
  • High Quantum Efficiency (>80% in RGB)
  • Superior Cooling Performance
  • No internal computer card required, lap top ready
  • Operates over 500 foot cable length
  • Uses a light, flexible twisted pair cable
  • 20 microseconds per pixel readout time (50kHz)
  • Standard parallel port connection
  • FLI shutter capable of .05 second exposures
  • Windows and Linux Red Hat Software
IMG1024 CCD Camera

FLI 1024S ARRAY SIA-003A PDF

Features

  • CCD: SIA-003AB
  • Pixel Size in microns: 24 x 24
  • Frame Size (pixels): 1024 x 1024
  • Chip Size (mm): 24.6 x 24.6
  • Full Well Capacity: ~300,000 e-
  • Optical Fill Factor: 100%
  • Average Unbinned Frame Rate: 21 sec
  • QE Curves
IMG1024 Array Image
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FLI Color Filter Wheel

FLI COLOR FILTER WHEEL Filter wheel dimensions PDF

Features

  • Major Diameter: 6.500", 165mm
  • Radius of Small End: 1.000", 24.4mm
  • Longest Dimension: 7.990", 203mm
  • Body Thickness not including motor: .810", 20.6mm
  • Camera Coupling Pocket: 2.930", 74.42mm
  • Telescope Coupling: 2.005" - 24UNS - 2B thread, 51 mm - 24UNS - 2B thread
  • Path Increase .540", 13.7mm
  • Weight w/ LRGB filters ~ 1.7 lb., ~ 780 g
  • Standard Filter Positions: 5 or 8

8MM F2.8 FISHEYE - NIKKOR LENS Lens dimensions PDF

Features

  • Focal length: 8mm
  • Maximum aperture: 1:2.8
  • Lens construction: 10 elements in 8 groups
  • Picture angle: 180
  • Meter coupling prong: Integrated (fully open exposure metering)
  • Distance scale: Graduated both in meters and feet up to 0.3m and 1 ft
  • Aperture scale: f/2.8 - f/22
  • Aperture diaphragm: Manual
  • Attachment size: 120mm (P=1.00)
  • Filter: Built-in, L1 A, Y48, Y52, 056 & R60
  • Dimensions: 23mm dia. X 140mm length (4-27/32 in. x 5-1/2 in.)
  • Weight: 1kg (2.2 lb)
  • Accessories: 120mm screw-in front cap (109 - 00 - 232), rear cap type 3F (108 - 03 - 400), leatherette case (108 - 03 - 305)
8mm F2.8 Fisheye Nikkor Lens