Detailed  Hardware & Software List   

Observatory
* Sirius 2.3 meter Home Model
            
Computerized / motorized dome rotation (Autodome)
             Motorized upper & lower (Autodome) shutters
* JAT Observatory  Wireless Shutter Control interface (allows for remote operation)
*
JAT Observatory  Wireless Dome Rotation Control interface (allows for remote operation)

* Pier Tech Pier Tech-2 adjustable height pier  
* Alarm System

PC Hardware

  * Medion Computers  2.4 Ghz Celeron 
                                     80 gig C: drive
                                     80 gig F: drive
                                  CDR-W E: drive
                                      DVD D: drive
  
*
Samsung 15" LCD Display
   *
Belkin USB to serial port converter
   *
Byte Runner Dual Serial RS-232 ports4
   *
(2) Dynex 4 port USB hub

   * Netgear 4 port Ethernet hub
   * CPS  Controller AC Power Strip (6 outlet, 3 pair controlled)
   * CPS  N-RRC Remote Controller (Ethernet, Serial and Modem)
   * CPS  Relay Box (with Buzzer and LED)
   * CPS  Intelligent Auto Button Push Board  (Allows remote PC power control via N-RRC controller)

 Software
  
* AAVSO SolObs Solar observation data entry
  
* DC-3 Dreams ACP Observation Control Software
  
* AstroDon RBGCalculator - RGB Filter weight/exposure time calculator

   * Astrosnap  -
webcam imaging & autoguiding
  
* Astrostack2  - Image processing
   * BDW Publishing MPO Connections - automation s/w for camera & telescope
   * BDW Publishing MPO Canopus- Astrometry software
   * BDW Publishing MPO Photo Red- Photometry Reduction software
   * Christian Buil IRIS - Webcam Camera control and imagine processing
   * Chris Venter  DSLR Focus  - Canon 10D control software
   * Cyanogen MaxIm DL Camera / telescope control and imagine processing
   * Cyanogen Maxdome-II - dome controller board
   *
Fabula Tech  Serial Port Kit Virtual serial port & redirection
   
* HeavenScape Satellite Tracker - Telescope control and satellite tracking

  
ilangainc Astroplanner - observing session planning
   * JAT Observatory  Observatory Control Program (Power, Shutter, Lights, Camera, HVAC,  & Dome Rotation)
   *
Mainbyte  Astrobyte  -
Session Logging
   *
Meade Autostar Suite  -
planetarium, telescope and Meade camera control
   *
Microsoft Windows XP-Pro - operating system
   * MSB Software AstroArt 3.0 Camera / telescope control and imagine processing
   * Software Bisque CCDSoft- SBIG camera control
   *
Software Bisque Orchestrate - scripting control
   * Software Bisque Precision PEC - Periodic Error Correction software
   * Software Bisque Realsky - Digital Sky Survey
   * Software Bisque TheSkyX - planetarium software
   * Software Bisque TPoint - telescope pointing analysis
   * Skyhound SkyTools2 - Astronomy Session Planning  software

   * The New CCD Astronomy CCDCalc CCD chip / telescope matching
   
* Virtual Moon - Lunar Atlas
   
* Moon3 - Telescope control & Lunar Atlas
   
* Focus MaxAutomatic focusing
   
* K3CCDTools - Camera  control, autoguiding and imagine processing
  
* Willmann-Bell AIP4WIN - Astronomical Image Processing for Windows
  

  Power
    * BP 110 watt solar panel
    * Morning Star ProStar - Solar charge regulator
    * Delco  110 amp hour deep cycle marine battery (2)
    * Radio Shack 10 amp 12 volt DC power supply
   
* Radio Shack 15 amp 12 volt DC power supply
    *
Thin-Lite 12 volt DC florescent light (Red and White)
   
* CyberPower UPS system - (modified with 17 amp battery)
    *
Custom Built RF remote emergency telescope shut-off
    * CPS  Intelligent Auto Button Push Board  (Allows remote PC power control via N-RRC controller
 
Environment
    * IGS IGS-030 Humidity Controller
    * Petcool 2500 BTU Heating and Air Conditioning unit
    *
Goldstar Air Conditioning & Dehumidifier unit

Weather Station
 
PC Hardware
    * Insignia Computers  2.8 Ghz Pentium 4 
                                     504 MB Ram
                                     60 gig  drive Drive Partioned  C:/D:
                                     120 gig T: USB drive
                                     250 gig U: USB drive
                                     CDR-W / DVD F: drive
                                     17" flat screen
    * Belkin USB to serial port converter
  Software
    * Astrogenic Systems NexStorm - Lightning detector Software    
    *
Boltwood Clarify - Cloud/Rain detector
    *
Davis WeatherLink - Advantage Pro
    *
Fabula Tech  Serial Port Kit Virtual serial port & redirection
    *
JAT Observatory  Wireless Remote Control System (Dome, Shutters & Focuser) Software
    *
Storm Predator - Intelligent Nexrad Doppler Radar Tracking & Display
 
   * Software Bisque TheSky6 - planetarium software
    *
STD SWIM - Space Weather Information Monitoring
 
   * Wall Watcher - Network Monitoring
  
Hardware
    * JAT Observatory  Wireless Remote Control System (Dome, Shutters & Focuser) Hardware
    *
Boltwood Cloud / Rain sensor - Detects cloud and rain
    *
Boltek Lightning Detector - PCI based
    *
Davis Vantage Pro - Wireless Weather Station
    *
Belkin USB to Serial converter - Serial connection to lightning detector
    *
X-10 USB video capture - Composite video connection to GE wireless Video system

Telescopes
* Coronado Maxscope40 - 40mm Refractor 400mm FL with Hydrogen-Alpha solar filter
* Coronado PST Calcium K - 40mm Refractor 400mm FL with Calcium K solar filter
* Coronado PST Hydrogen-Alpha - 40mm Refractor 400mm FL with Hydrogen-Alpha solar filter
*
Infinity 114EQ - 114mm F/11.4 Newtonian 910mm FL
*
Meade LX200GPS - 254mm with UHTC and SMT  F/10 Schmit-Cassiagrain 2500mm FL on fork mount
* Meade LX200R- (Optical Tube Assembly only) - 304mm with UHTC  F/10 Advanced Ritchey Chretien 3048mm FL
*
Meade ETX90 - 90mm F/15 Makaskov Cassigrian 1250mm FL on fork mount
*
Orion
Guide Scope - 80mm F/8 Refractor 910mm FL
* Seli  Model 254 (circa 1974)- 60mm  Refractor 700mm FL
* Stellarvue  SV110ED - 110mm  Refractor
* Stellarvue  SV102A - 102mm  Refractor 890mm FL
* Stellarvue  Finder - 50mm 
* Williams Optics ZenithStar - 80mm F/6 Refractor 480mm FL
* Williams Optics ZenithStar - 66mm F/5.9 Refractor 388mm FL

Mounts
* Generic German Equatorial Mount - with wooden tripod
* Meade LXD-650 - German Equatorial Mount (GEM) "goto"
*
Meade
Field tripod - for LX200GPS
* Meade Field tripod - for LXD650
* Pier-Tech Pier-Tech2 - adjustable height permanent pier
* Software Bisque Paramount ME - High Precision GEM (with MKS4000 upgrade)

Cameras
* SBIG ST-2000XM (CCD) #1
   
        - AO7 adaptive optics
  
         - CFWA-10 Windowed 10 slot Color Filter Wheel    
* SBIG ST-2000XM (CCD) #2
  
         - CFW8 Windowed 5 slot Color Filter Wheel    
* SBIG ST-402ME  (CCD)
           
- Internal RGB Filter Wheel & enhanced cooling

*
SBIG All Sky & Meteor Cam  (CCD)
* Mallincam Color CCD Video Camera
* GStar-EX  Black & White CCD Video Camera
* Matrix  Black & White CCD Video Camera
*
Meade DSI-color (CCD)
*
Meade DSI-Pro B&W (CCD)
*
Starlight Express MX716C (CCD one shot color)
*
Philips ToUcam 740 (CCD webcam)
*
Canon 1D   Digital SLR (CCD)
              7D  Digital SLR (CMOS)
              20D Digital SLR (CMOS)
              10D Digital SLR (CMOS)

*
GE Night vision video monitoring system
*
Panasonic
KX-HCM230 Network Camera

Filters
* Astrodon  1.25" 6nm Tru-Balance Hydrogen-Alpha
*
Conronado SolarMax 40 Solar filter use for double stacking either a PST or MaxScope 40
*
JMB  Full-Aperture screw on white light Inconel  Solar filter for ETX90
* Lumicon Hydrogen-Alpha Solar Filter (1.5 angstrom)
* Orion 1.25" UltraBlock™ Narrowband Light-Pollution Filter
*
Orion 1.25" SkyGlow™ Broadband Light-Pollution Filter
*
Orion 1.25" Variable Polarizing Filer Lunar Filter
*
Orion Full-Aperture white light Inconel Solar Filter for 10" LX200GPS
*
Orion Full-Aperture white light Inconel Solar Filter for Short Tube 80
* Orion 1.25" Hydrogen Beta
*
Orion 1.25" Oxygen-III
*
Orion 1.25" Basic Filter Set
           
#80A Blue    #58 Green    #25 Red    #15 Yellow
* Orion 1.25" Expansion Filter Set
           
#21 Orange    #47 Violet   #11 Light Yellow-Green    #82A Blue
* Orion 1.25" Advanced Filter Set
           
#8 light Yellow   #23A Light Red   #36A Deep Blue   #56 Light Green
* Paton Hawksley 1.25" Star Analyzer Filter
* Meade Filters 1.25"
            
Red     Blue    Green    Clear (NA-45)    HA-50
*
Schuler 1.25" UBVRI Filters
              
UV-Uv    Bu-Blue    V-Visible    Rs-Red    Is-IR72

Eyepieces
*
Meade Super Phossl Eye Pieces:
              6.4mm(2)   9.6mm Reticule Illuminated
              9.7mm(2)   12.4mm(2)   15mm(2)     20mm(2)
              26mm(2)    32mm(2)      40mm (2)  
* Orion  UltraZoom™ 1.25" Eyepiece (21~7mm) (missing)
*
Orion  10mm Reticule Illuminated
*
Orion Electronic Imaging Eyepiece (color)
*
Ronchi EZ optical tester
*
Rini 2" Eyepieces:
             
10mm     26mm    32mm (reticle)  48mm   
              50mm (with T-threads)   60mm

* Speers-Waler  5mm ~ 8mm Zoom
*
Stellarvue  Binoviewer
*
Stellarvue  (2) 23mm eye pieces

Reducers, Barlows & Diagonals
* Antares 2" Diagonal
* Celestron 6.3 Focal Reducer
*
Orion  90 degree diagonal
*
Orion  45 degree diagonal
*
Meade 3.3 Focal Reducer
*
Meade 2x Barlow
*
Meade 90 degree diagonal
* Rini 2"  .5x Focal Reducer
* Siebert SV 1.6x Corrector
* TeleVue 5x Powermate barlow

Miscellaneous
* ADM Dovetail Plate
*
ADM 125mm & 150mm Rings
*
Adirondack Flat Fielder Light Box Panel with digital power supply
*
AstroZap Aluminum Dew Shield
* Rigel Systems nFOCUS Controller for DC Focus Motors
* JOVE Receiver
* Kendrick Kwik Focus
* Losmandy Dovetail Plates - DM10 & two DM12s
*
Losmandy Counter Weight System
*
Losmandy Rail System
*
Losmandy 108mm & 160mm Rings

* Meade #62 T-Adapter
*
Meade Off Axis Guider
*
Meade Field De-Rotator
* Meade Micro Focuser (for ETX90 OTA)
*
Meade 1209 Zero Image-Shift Microfocuser (2)
*
Moonlite CS Model SCT Focuser (focal reducer style, rotatable large 4" flange)
*
JAT Observatory Wireless Micro Focuser switch box (custom built)
* Optec Pyxis Camera Rotator / Field Derotator

*
Orion Universal Camera Adapter
*
Orion  Digital Camera Eyepiece projection adapter
*
Orion Collimation Tool
*
Peterson LX200GPS 3.5 lb EZ-Balance Counter Weight
*
Rigel Systems LazyFocus DC Motor Interface

* Scope Stuff EZ collimation screws
*
Scope Stuff Stainless Steel replacement screw set
*
Scope Stuff LX200GPS accessory rails
* Scope Stuff 5 mm Green 561mm Laser Pointer
*
Scope Stuff Laser Pointer telescope mount
* ScopeTronix ETX-90 Visual Back
*
Snappy Video Capture Adapter
* Wicked Laser 90 mw Green 561mm Laser Pointer
*
Promi SD202 Bluetooth to serial adpater

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