How Do I Get SGP to Take Over While I Sleep?

  • Alex McConahay
Part of the The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


Some imagers buy SGP so that they can simplify their imaging sessions. Others buy SGP so they can sleep through the sessions. If you are among the latter, this chapter is for you. In it we look at some of the preparations and precautions one must take with unattended imaging, including equipment, timing, and communications. The key to having a session run all night is the meridian flip, which is discussed in detail in Chapter  14. But let’s take a look at some of the other issues.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alex McConahay
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  1. 1.Moreno ValleyUSA

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