Starlight Instruments Focuser Boss II Kit



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Starlight Instruments is proud to release its new Electronic Focusing System.   The Focuser Boss II digital kit works through any ASCOM compliant software, such as Maxim DL, FocusMax, SG Pro, and CCD Soft.


The Focuser Boss IS compatible with a Mac through Sky X with a daily build 7315 or later.


This system comes standard with the digital hub. Motors are optional. Some of the available motors are described below.


The HSM20 will fit any Feather Touch Micro Focuser, Feather Touch retrofit pinion assembly upgrade, or 2.0" Feather Touch Crayford focuser.


The HSM30 will fit any 2.5", 3.0" or 2.0" Feather Touch Rack/Pinion focuser, and Astro Physics 2.7" with Feather Touch pinion assembly upgrade.


The HSM35 will fit any 3.5" Feather Touch focuser, Astro Phyics 3.5" and 4.0" with Feather Touch pinion assembly upgrade.


The Posidrive motor for Takahashi can be used with Takahashi focusers.  Other Posidrive motors for non-feathertouch focusers are available.  Please call for details.


The optional WIFI module allows you to control the focuser via Smart phone or IPAD.  Your phone can be used to control the focuser and the hand controller is not needed unless you want to use both a Smart phone and Hand Controller.


The push buttons on the optional Hand Controller can be used to move the focuser in or out.


The optional Temperature Sensor is used to compensate the focuser for changes in temperature.


The optional 2nd focuser control board is used to control 2 Feather Touch focusers simultaneously.