Auto Focus Tutorial
|TeleVue.com: Imaging Accessories > Auto Focus Tutorial > Hardware Requirements|
Following is the complete list of Tele Vue hardware required in addition to your Tele Vue scope, camera, computer, and focusing software.
|FMU-2319||Focusmaster Computer Interface|
Focusmaster is the hardware interface between your computer and the Tele Vue hardware on the telescope. It connects to your computer by way of included USB cable and provides connections to the Focusmate driver and Digital indicator. The ASCOM plug-ins and a stand-alone manual focus program, TVFocusPlus, is available on the Product details... link.
|RSC-2320||Indicator to computer RS232 cable 10 ft.|
This cable is required for the Focusmaster to receive data from the digital indicator. Product details...
The Focusmate driver controls the Focusmate focuser on the scope. Model FDF-2004 is expressly for scopes with black pinions (TVNP-127is S# 1175+, TVNP-101is S# 1227+, TVNP101 S# 1982+, TV-76, and TV-85 that came with Focusmate standard). See Product details... for more information.
|RMK-2002||10 Micron Indicator Kit for 2" focuser|
|RMF-2003||1 Micron Indicator Kit for 2" focuser|
|LMK-2404||10 Micron Indicator Kit for 2.4" focuser|
|LMF-2405||1 Micron Fine Indicator Kit for 2.4" focuser|
The Digital indicator measures the focus position of the scope. Choose the indicator that matches your focuser and the desired position accuracy. Product details...