archiv~1.txt: SETI Need More RFI? :-)

SETI Need More RFI? :-)

John Willcox ( willcox@voicenet.com )
Fri, 26 Mar 1999 17:36:47 -0500

SETIzens,
For those considering offering a CCD or Hollow-State
camera to the lightning gods (maybe they will accept this
unworthy offering in lieu of my LNA)
Found this on the 'Net for 39 USD:
"VideoBlender is a single-frame
and full-motion video capture board with 30
frames-per-second capture capability. Up to two
simultaneous video source inputs with software selection
control and connectors for either NTSC or PAL signals are
provided. Plus, display color resolutions of 16-bit (64k
colors), 15-bit (32k colors) or 256 colors, depending on the
VGA setup, are available.
Specifications:
Video Inputs: Composite (RCA) and S-Video (DIN-4) input
for NTSC and PAL signal, Up to two simultaneous video
source inputs with software selection control for motion video
display or capture
Video adjustment option: Horizontal and vertical position
adjustment for hue, saturation, contrast, and brightness
Real-time Software Compression: Real-time compression
while recording digital video to hard disk with up to 8:1
compression ratio
Bus Interface: Standard 16-bit ISA bus architecture full-length
card
System Requirements: IBM PC compatible 486 or better,
8MB of RAM, 20MB of hard disk space, VGA card, NTSC or
PAL signal
**Notes: Full Length ISA card"
http://www.aitech.com
(Let the Noise begin!)

John Willcox
Project Argus Observatory FM29fx