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QHY5L-II mono or color for guide camera?

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#1 Edski

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Posted 21 February 2019 - 10:47 PM

Which is prefered to guide with, QHY5L-II color or mono?



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Posted 21 February 2019 - 10:48 PM

Mono, it possesses more sensitivity and resolution, and color is not needed for guiding purposes.



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Posted 21 February 2019 - 10:50 PM

Always mono.  I own the color one and it does just fine.  Great for planetary, too.  But mono is better for guiding.



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Posted 21 February 2019 - 11:25 PM

Never color, always mono for guiding.  Mono will be more sensitive for guiding.



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Posted 22 February 2019 - 02:56 PM

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