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Apogee Atla F8300 Cooled Monochrome CCD Camera

SKU : AI-F8300-S-D02-S43

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  • The Alta F8300 uses a medium format 8.3 megapixel sensor, ideal for applications requiring a large field of view with a smaller pixel size. Anti-blooming structures to prevent image corruption under high light conditions. Cooling down to 50°C below ambient results in a low dark current contribution.

    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-16801

    High Resolution Sensor

    8.3 Megapixel sensor with 5.4 micron pixels delivers a large field of view with high resolution. The KAF-8300 offers QE greater than 59% 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 9.9 e- (RMS @0.83 Mhz). This give you a Maximum dynamic rages of 75.3 db or 12.6 stops.

    Apogee Alta with 63mm Shutter

    How To customize The Apogee Atlta F8300

    Step 1: Select Your Camera Type

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    Description Part Code
    Apogee Alta F8300 8.3 Megapixel Full frame Mono CCD camera
    Grade S sensor and 43 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 Focus2.56 mm
    Camera ConnectionFemale 2"—24 TPI
    Color or MonoMonochrome
    Delta T45C
    Dynamic Range12 Stops
    Full Well40ke
    Mega Pixels8.3 mp
    Peak QE60%
    Pixel Array3326 x 2504
    Pixel Size5.4 microns
    Read Noise9.9e
    Sensor Diagonal22.5 mm
    Sensor TypeCCD
    SensorOn Semi KAF 8300
    Weight3.1 lbs

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