From: Jerry Hubbell - Explore Scientific VP EngineeringSent:
Sunday, July 19, 2020 3:51 PMTo: MAIN@ESPMC-Eight.groups.ioSubject:
Re: [ESPMC-Eight] UPDATED FIRMWARE NOW AVAILABLE #ExploreScientific #FIRMWARE
On Sun, Jul 19, 2020 at 10:49 AM, Dave Cherry wrote:
Does this new firmware have any advantages if you are pulse guiding with a guide scope?
I haven't upgraded yet as it is working fine for me just as it is.
There have been no significant changes recently to the pulse guiding code, but there is a significant change that impacts the performance of the slews that you
would definitely want to have.
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