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Old 18-05-2015, 03:20 PM
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Recycling CFW9A

Plan on getting one of the new high res/small pixel slim line Sony chipped ATIK CCDs and thinking out loud with an eye to save money...

Could an SBIG CFW9A be made to work directly? Could I use a serial to usb conversion cable to make it work? Or is it purely in a symbiotic relationship with the SBIG ST2000XM? Remember, the CFW9A uses the I2C connection not the usual cfw serial port on the SBIG cam.

I don't want to plug it into a serial converter and watch it go snap crackle and pop.
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Old 20-05-2015, 12:52 PM
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No one?

SBIG hasn't answered either - may just have to email Capt. Ward.
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Have you tried emailing Bill Lynch? He's very responsive. Especially after my STL had to go back for heart surgery, but, came back with a bandaid (I wasn't going to fork out $4,600 USD for a new sensor).

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