See FLAOUserProcedures

The IRTC in the Right Front Bent Gregorian (RFBG) is called IRTC2.

The access to the IRTC camera is done via a remote desktop. Open xterm from obs# computers. The command to lauch to connect to the IRTC computer is startirtc2

user:testcamera. The password can be asked to Doug Miller, Juan Carlos or John Hill.


Launch GUI

Launch the IRTC GUI clicking on icon IRTC GUI


The Engineering panel is launch from the tag Device:


Basic commands

Screenshot_IRTC2_2_field.png to change the FOV from large to small. The Eguinering GUI shows the movements of the optics and where is going to end.

Screenshot_IRTC2_2_filter.png to change the filers to: J, H or empty.

Screenshot_IRTC2_2_exp.png to change the setting of the exposure time (DSLR icon) and the frequency rate (Video icon). If the video icon is active the camera will be continous framing.

Screenshot_IRTC2_2_temp.png To setup the temperature range. The box enabled has to be checked. During the IRTC+FLAO test the value was set to 245K.

Screenshot_IRTC2_2_roi.png To set up a ROI.
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Topic revision: r4 - 03 Nov 2014, JuanCarlosGuerra
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