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Atik Titan Monochrome CCD Camera W/ Sony ICX424 Sensor - ATK0072
Atik has discontinued the Titan Monochrome CCD Camera W/ Sony ICX424 Sensor, and we are out of stock. Here is a link to the ZWO ASI120MM-S Super Speed Monochrome CMOS Camera we carry at High Point. Hopefully, you can find a proper replacement in this selection. If we can be of further assistance, please don't hesitate to call us at 1-800-266-9590 or send an email, and we will be happy to help you. Thank you!
Atik Titan Monochrome CCD Camera W/ Sony ICX424 Sensor
Buy this Camera & Get a Filter Set for 50% Off! For a limited time, when you buy any new monochrome Atik or QSI camera (except the Atik LP) you will be eligible to purchase your choice of one Atik LRGB or Narrowband Filter Set at a substantially discounted price! If you are interested in this offer, put an eligible camera into your shopping cart and then visit the Atik Filter Sets page to choose your discounted filter set. Remember, you must have a new Atik or QSI mono camera in your shopping cart in order to take advantage of this offer. We will cancel any orders that do not follow these rules. Thanks.
- The Atik Titan CCD Camera is a perfect introductory camera that allows you to choose between planetary and deep sky imaging
- Features a cooled CCD with low read noise and long exposure imaging
- The low read noise enables detection of faint details over long exposures while sensitivity moves to resolution for planetary imaging requiring fast frames
- The Atik Titan CCD Camera uses a Sony Monochrome ICX242 sensor and records up to 15 frames per second in uncompressed 16 bit format
The Atik Titan CCD camera enables you to choose between planetary and deep sky imaging, making it an ideal introductory camera. With capabilities of recording up to 15 frames per second in uncompressed 16-bit format in high speed mode, this camera makes it easier to pull magnificent detail out of low contrast objects such as the cloud belts of Saturn or the surface of the Sun. This high frame rate is important in order to capture moments of steady seeing where the images become clear.
When used in deep sky mode, the Atik Titan has a remarkable 5 electron read-noise which is a better than many astro-cameras costing thousands of dollars. Faint detail can be teased out of the Titans images with the low-read noise. Advanced cooling for long-exposure imaging is also featured with the Atik Titan.
The Atik Titan is an ideal, high end guide camera due to the mix of high sensitivity and high frame rates it produces. A standard ST-4 type guide socket is featured on the back of the Titan for direct connection to a mount. Guiding can be performed through Atik's included Capture software or programs like Maxim DL, AstroArt and CCD-Soft.
Included with your Atik Titan CCD Camera is a new image processing software by Atik called Dawn. Much like the Atik Cameras, Dawn was designed from the ground up to be powerful and easy to use. The great part about this software is its ability to enable a sequence of image procession steps to be represented in the form of a pictorial work-flow. This can be created with a few mouse clicks and is executed very easily for repeatable and speedy results.
The ICX424AL is a diagonal 6 mm (Type 1/3) interline CCD solid-state image sensor with a square pixel array suitable for EIA black-and-white cameras. Progressive scan allows all pixel's signals to be output independently within approximately 1/60 second. This chip enables you to realize full-frame still images without a mechanical shutter due to the electronic shutter feature with variable charge-storage time. Through the adoption of HAD (Hole- Accumulation Diode) sensors, low dark current and high sensitivity are achieved. Applications such as surveillance cameras and FA are suitable for use with this chip.
ICX424AL Sensor Features:
- Interline CCD image sensor
- High sensitivity, high resolution, low dark current
- Individual readout of image signals from all pixels is possible with the progressive scan
- Square Pixels
- High vertical resolution (480 TV-lines) still images without a mechanical shutter
- Horizontal drive frequency: 24.54 MHz
- Supports VGA format
- No voltage adjustments (reset gate and substrate bias are not adjusted)
- Low smear
- Continuous variable-speed shutter
- Horizontal register: 5.0 V drive
- Superb anti-blooming characteristics
- 16-pin high precision plastic package (enables dual-surface standard)
- Image size: Diagonal 6 mm (Type 1/3)
- Total number of pixels: 692 (H) x 504 (V) approx. 350 K pixels
- Number of effective pixels: 659 (H) x 494 (V) approx. 330 K pixels
- Unit cell size: 7.4 µm (H) x 7.4 µm (V)
- Chip size: 5.79 mm (H) 4.89 mm (V)
- Optical black: Horizontal (H) direction: Front 2 pixels, rear 31 pixels - Vertical (V) direction: Front 8 pixels, rear 2 pixels
- Number of dummy bits: Horizontal 16 - Vertical 5
- Substrate material: Silicon