ICIMACS for the Wise Observatory 2Kx2K Camera: Hardware

11/20/97 : JAM

(ICIMACS = Instrument Control and Image Acquisition System


The ICIMACS system for the Wise Observatory Camera is a single PC - the instrument computer, or IC - which communicates with the camera through a set of optical fibers, and to the outside world through a serial port for commands and a SCSI bus cable for data.

Motherboard:
MTech R407e VESA 486
Processor:
AMD Enhanced Am486DX4-S 100MHz
Memory:
16Mb 60ns Non-Parity
Cache Memory:
128Kb
Motherboard BIOS:
AWARD v4.50G Rev.E
Sequencer:
Fiber Card:
SCSI Controller:
Advansys ABP-842 VL
SVGA Video Controller:
Hercules Stingray VL, Avance Logic Chipset
Monochrome Graphics Controller:
Star Logic Monochrome ISA Video Controller, Tamarack Chipset
Serial Port Card:
SIIG I/O Expander 4S, model I/O1813, two ports populated
IDE/Floppy Controller:
DTC 2280 ISA IDE
IDE Hard Disk Drive:
Western Digital Caviar 11200 1.2 Gb
SCSI Hard Disk Drive:
Quantum Fireball TM1280S 1.2 Gb
Floppy Drive:
Chinon FZ-357
Keyboard:
ATR SK-710
SVGA Monitor:
Magnavox CM2099 14" Enhanced VGA
Monochrome Monitor:
Eye-Q SM1411 Amber Monochrome

Imaging Sciences Laboratory
Revised: November 20, 1997 [jam]