Four big names in CCD cameras have committed to the new Kodak chips. Apogee Instruments began delivering in July 2006, Finger Lakes Instrumentation and Yankee Robotics followed by the end of 2006, and SBIG announced its camera for delivery in 2007. Check each company’s website for the latest information.
Contact: Santa Barbara Instrument Group (SBIG), 147-A Castilian Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93117; 805-571-7244; www.sbig.com
Yankee Robotics, 24000 Alicia Parkway, Suite 17-470, Mission Viejo, CA 92691; 949-454-1000; www.yankeerobotics.com
Apogee Instruments, 1020 Sundown Way, Suite 150, Roseville, CA 95661; 916-218-7450; www.ccd.com
Finger Lakes Instrumentation, 7298 West Main St., Lima, NY 14485; 585-624-3760; www.fli-cam.com
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