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TNG motion control system
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Paper Abstract

The TNG is regularly working with external observers. After a proper tuning of the motion control system the tracking performance are well in spaces. This paper describes the handling of the external compounds by the drive control system and the diagnostic capabilities of the system.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 August 2000
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 4004, Telescope Structures, Enclosures, Controls, Assembly/Integration/Validation, and Commissioning, (2 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.393923
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Dario Mancini, Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy)
Pietro Schipani, Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4004:
Telescope Structures, Enclosures, Controls, Assembly/Integration/Validation, and Commissioning
Thomas A. Sebring; Torben Andersen, Editor(s)

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