SI-EFS—Electronic Focusing System

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Description

Starlight Instruments is proud to release its new Electronic Focusing System (EFS), this is the next step in stepper controllers.   The EFS works through any ASCOM compliant software.

EFS Users manual

EFS Review

EFS ASCOM Driver

 

This system comes standard with the digital hub, hand controller.   The motors are and option and can be selected from the drop down menu.

The control box and hand control are lightweight and compact.

The control box is 4.13″ (105mm) long, 2.87″ (73mm) wide and 1.1″ (28mm) thick.

The EFS system draws a maximum 1 amp of power @ 12V

The EFS can be controlled by standard USB cable

The motors connect to the EFS control hub via Ethernet cable and the hand controller is connected to the EFS control hub via RJ11 cable.

The hand controller has an innovative feature in that you can change the number of steps the focuser moves from 1 step, 10 step, or 100 step increments.  This is done by pressing the knob on the hand controller.  Each step speed has an LED light mode, RED 1 step, Amber 10 step, 100 Green step.

All cables are supplied with the EFS

 

Additional information

Weight 3 oz
Handy Motor with built-in Temperature Compensation

HSM20, HSM30, HSM35, Not Interested, SI-RCEF motor for William Optics Red/Space Cat

Posi Drive Motor Upgrade with Temperature Compensation

36CM Celestron RASA, Astro Tech stock focuser, Fine Focus over-ride for 2.5" & 3.0" Feather Touch focusers and 2.7" A-P focusers, Fine Focus over-ride for 3.5" Feather Touch focusers and 3.5" and 4.0" A-P focusers, Manual coarse focus over-ride for 2.5" & 3.0" Feather Touch focusers and 2.7" A-P, Manual coarse focus over-ride for 3.5" Feather Touch focusers and 3.5" and 4.0" A-P focusers, SkyWatcher Esprit stock focuser, Stellarvue stock focuser, Takahashi stock focuser, Not Interested

Power Supply

AC/DC Power Supply 12VDC, DC Cigarette Plug, European Power Adapter for AC Cable