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#1 Daniele

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 05:23 AM

Hi, first of all thanks to this forum for recommending me the ZWO ADC.
Now my pictures are way better!

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#2 Wildetelescope

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 08:53 AM

Hi, first of all thanks to this forum for recommending me the ZWO ADC.
Now my pictures are way better!

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I just got one of these.   What was your process for dialing in the right prism positions?   Do you notice image shift as you move the prisms?   Just curious.  Great images!

 

JMD


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#3 Daniele

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 09:19 AM

Hi thank you so much!

First I balanced the ADC by rotating it in order to center the bubble.

The 2 ADC knobs must be set to the starting point (aligned with the white point).

Then i pointed Saturn and looked at the colors.
I moved the 2 knobs equally by the same amount but in the opposite direction (one to right and one to left) until the image didn’t have any distortion.

#4 KiwiRay

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 11:30 AM

Excellent progress, Daniele!  These are looking really good.  The ADC really is a great little tool - I'm glad you got one.


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#5 Daniele

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 04:10 PM

Excellent progress, Daniele!  These are looking really good.  The ADC really is a great little tool - I'm glad you got one.

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#6 Wildetelescope

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Posted 03 August 2020 - 07:49 AM

Hi thank you so much!

First I balanced the ADC by rotating it in order to center the bubble.

The 2 ADC knobs must be set to the starting point (aligned with the white point).

Then i pointed Saturn and looked at the colors.
I moved the 2 knobs equally by the same amount but in the opposite direction (one to right and one to left) until the image didn’t have any distortion.

Thanks!   Looking forward to getting out when there are no clouds to try out the new toy.  I have the QHY version of the 290 sensor on order as well.   

 

JMD


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