The camera and filter wheel are (essentially) brand new and still under (transferable) warranty good through the end of the 2004! Camera is two months old, filter wheel is one month old.
The camera is the current production model and includes the KAI-2001M imaging CCD delivering 1600x1200 pixels at 7.4 microns and a built-in TC-237H autoguider CCD and 5 second downloads.
The ST-2000XM includes:
* KAI-2001M imaging CCD (2 megapixels)
* Built-in TC-237H autoguider CCD
* High speed USB interface
* "Dummy" desiccant plug for dust prevention during recharging procedure
* Internal shutter
* 2 Nosepieces (1.25" and 2")
* Cooling Fan
* New heat exchanger design with water cooling capability
* Tripod mount 1/4-20 threaded side plate
* T-thread ring
* 15 foot USB cable
* Adapter plug for telescope interface cable
* Telescope interface cable (for autoguiding)
* Universal 90-240VAC power supply with remote on/off switch
* SBIG's CCDOPS version 5 camera control software
* Software Bisque's CCDSoftV5 camera control and image processing software
* Software Bisque's TheSky version 4, level II
* Operating Manual
* Custom design hard carrying case with cut foam
* User rechargeable desiccant plug
* Camera body with imaging CCD and new analog and digital electronics
* New I2C bi-directional expansion port
* Standard accessory / telescope port
The CFW-8 includes:
* standard T-threads
* IR-blocking color filters for RGB imaging
* a clear filter for focusing purposes, it also includes integrated IR Blocking
* a fifth open filter position
The current retail discount price for the package is $3,990.00, I will sell both for the price of the camera alone: $3,490 shipped CONUS.
Paypal (please add 3%) preferred, bank check or money order.