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Apogee High Performance Cooled CCD Camera System ALTA U6, U6 1024X1024 24μ USB CAMERA-CLASS 1, LOW NOISE VERSION, D02F-MG43D-UA1001-MN1A

The Alta U6 uses a large format megapixel Kodak Blue Plus sensor. This CCD has two output amplifiers: one for low noise and a second for exceptionally high dynamic range. Please specify which amplifier is desired when placing an order.

  • 1024 x 1024 array, 24 x 24u pixels
  • 5 MHz 12-bit and 1 MHz 16-bit digitization
  • 32Mbyte camera memory
  • USB 2.0 interface: no plug in cards or external controllers
  • Programmable, intelligent cooling to 50C below ambient
  • Binning up to 10 Horizontal x 1024 Vertical
  • Subarray readout and fast sequencing modes
  • Precision time delayed integration (TDI) readout
  • Programmable fan speed for low / zero vibration
  • Two serial port outputs for control of peripheral devices
  • General purpose programmable I/O port
  • External triggering and strobe controls
  • ActiveX drivers and MaxIm DL/CCD software included with every system
  • Field upgradeable firmware
  • Fused silica windows with MgF2 coating on both sides
  • Runs from single 12V supply with input voltage monitor
  • Compact enclosure
  • Programmable status indicators
MaxIm DL/CCD and CCDSoft software packages are offered at special prices when purchased at the same time as a camera system.

CCD Specifications

  • CCD: KAF-1001E
  • Array Size (pixels): 1024 x 1024
  • Pixel size: 24 x 24 microns
  • Imaging area: 24.58 x 24.58 mm (604.0 mm2)
  • Imaging diagonal: 34.76 mm
  • Linear Full Well (typ.): Low noise output: 200K e-.
  • High dynamic range: output: 500K e-.
  • Dynamic Range: > 87 dB
  • QE @ 400 nm: 39%
  • Peak QE (560 nm): 72%
Camera System Performance
  • PC Interface: USB 2.0
  • Max. Cable Length: 5 meters between hubs; 5 hubs maximum (max. total of 30m)
  • Digital resolution: 12 bits at 5 MHz and 16 bits at 1 MHz.
  • System Noise (typ.): 2 counts at 12 bits. 16 bits: 8 e- RMS (high gain); 25-30 e- RMS (Low gain)
  • Pixel Binning: 1x1 to 10 x 1024 on-chip
  • Exposure Time: 20 milliseconds to 183 minutes (2.56 microsecond increments)
  • Image Sequencing: 1-65535 image sequences under software control
  • Frame Sizes: Full frame, subframe, focus mode
  • Cooling: Thermoelectric cooler with forced air. Maximum cooling 50 degree C below ambient temperature
  • Dark Current (nom.): 1 e-/pixel/sec (-25 degree C)
  • Temperature Stability: +/- 0.1 degree C
  • Camera Head Size: Standard: D2. Low profile: D6. Aluminum, hard blue and black anodized. 6" x 6" x 2.1" (15 x 15 x 6.25 cm). Weight: 3.1 lb. (1.4 kg)
  • Mounting: 3.5" bolt circle. 2ý 24 tpi thread. Optional Nikon or Canon lens mount.
  • Back focal distance: Standard 1.020" (2.591 cm); Low Profile: .455" (1.156 cm) [optical]
  • Operating Environment: Temperature: -22 degree to 27 degree C. Relative humidity 10 to 90% noncondensing
  • Cable Length: Standard: 15 ft. (4.5m)
  • Power: 40W maximum power with shutter open and cooling maximum. Power supplied by AC/DC ýbrický supply with international AC input plug. Alternate 12V input for userýs source.
  • Shutter: Standard: Melles Griot 43mm. Low profile: no shutter.
  • Remote Triggering: LVTTL input to camera allows exposure start within 25 microseconds of rising edge of trigger

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