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Apogee Alta F260 Cooled Monochrome CCD Camera


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  • The Alta F260 has a 0.3 megapixel full frame sensor. It has two output amplifiers enabling it to be configured in either a Low Noise, or a High Dynamic Range version depending on the application. High quantum efficiency and large pixels maximise sensitivity making the Apogee Alta F260 an exceptional performer for OEMs, biological sciences, spectroscopy, and astronomy.

    cooling down to 50°C below ambient

    Ideal for detection of weak chemiluminescence or astronomy images, enabling long exposure acquisitions with optimized signal to noise ratio

    Apogee Alta Cooler

    On Semiconductor KAF-0261

    High Resolution Sensor

    0.4 Megapixel sensor with 20 mm pixels delivers a large field of view with high resolution. The KAF-0261 offers QE greater than 64% and a linearity better than 99%! Making it perfect for wide field, high-res, scientific imaging or Astrophotography.

    16-Bit digitization

    High photometric accuracy and low read noise performace of 15 e- (RMS @1 Mhz). This give you a Maximum dynamic rages of 83 db (13.8 stops.)

    Apogee Alta with 63mm Shutter

    How To customize The Apogee Atlta F260

    Step 1: Select Your Camera Type

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    Description Part Code
    Apogee Alta F260 Low Noise 0.3 Megapixel Full frame CCD camera
    with grade S sensor and 25 mm Shutter
    Apogee Alta F260 High Dynamic Range 0.3 Megapixel Full frame CCD
    camera with grade S sensor and 25 mm Shutter

    Step 2: Be sure to pick up adapter & Accessories You Need

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    Adapters & Accesories

    A wide range of mounting adapters and accessory options are available for the Alta. Please refer to the links below for further information on filters and adapters.

    Filter Wheels & Filters

    There are Three Filter wheeled available from Apogee: AFW50-7S, AFW50-10S, and AFW50-9R. Also OPT offers a comprehensive selection professional 50 mm Square and 50mm Round filters.

    Lens Adapters and flanges

    Select the required camera mounting option for the device you whish to connect to, Apogee Adapters offers a range of lens, telescope, slip-fit, and faceplate adapters.

    Step 3: Get The Correct Drivers You'll need

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    Description Source
    Windows SDK for apogee
    Ascom Camera and filter Wheel Driver
    Linux Driver

    Need more information? At OPT we are committed to finding the correct solution for you. With a dedicated team of technical salesmen, we are able to offer you one-to-one guidance and technical support on all Andor products. Just click the Chat box in the lowerleft conner of the screen, call us at 1(800)483-6287, or send us an email.

  • specifications

    ADC16 bit
    Back Focus17.5 mm
    Camera ConnectionFemale C/CS—Mount (1"—32 TPI)
    Color or MonoMonochrome
    Delta T50C
    Dynamic Range13.7 Stops
    Dynamic Range15.1 Stops
    Full Well200ke
    Full Well500ke
    Mega Pixels0.3 mp
    Peak QE65%
    Pixel Array512 x 512
    Pixel Size20 microns
    Read Noise15e
    Sensor Diagonal14.5 mm
    Sensor TypeCCD
    SensorOn Semi KAF 0261
    Weight3.1 lbs

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