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Software Bisque 12V/3A & 12V5A External Power Cable Set for Paramount ME/MX/MYT - CAB

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Software Bisque Paramount External Power Cable Set

The Software Bisque Paramount External Power Cable Set can be used to power up to two astronomical devices using the Paramount ME II/MX/MX+/MYT's integrated “through the mount” external power ports.

One end of the “bottom” cable plugs into the camera manufacturer’s power connector and the other end plugs into the External Power connector on the Electronics Box.

One end of the “top” cable plugs into the External Power connector on the Instrument Panel and the other into the camera body.

In order to use the Bisque External Power Cable Set with your Paramount, the external devices must have the following specifications:

  • Device #1: 12V DC 5A max using a 2.1mm DC male power connector (tip positive or negative, defined by the input power source)
  • Device #2: 12V DC 3A max using a 2.1mm DC male power connector (tip positive or negative, defined by the input power source)

Cameras that meet these specifications include:

  • Apogee Instruments cameras
  • QSI cameras
  • SBIG ST-402 model cameras
  • SBIG STX model cameras
  • SBIG STT model cameras
  • SBIG STF model cameras
  • Generally, any camera that uses a 12VDC, 5A or 3A power supply

Other astronomical devices that can be powered using this cable set include:

  • Focusers
  • Filter Wheels
  • Dew Heaters (note that many dew heaters draw more than 5A, please double-check your device's specifications before using this cable to power a dew heater)
  • Rotators
  • Video Cameras