1.9m Manuals

Paper copies of these manuals are available in the library at SAAO, Cape Town; the hostel library in Sutherland; and in the relevant domes.  Please do not print your own copies at SAAO.

Telescope Control System


HIPPO High speed Photo-Polarimeter

Grating Spectrograph – instrument has been upgraded and was recommissioned in Oct 2015

GIRAFFE Echelle Spectrograph – instrument currently unavailable, pending upgrades

SAAO CCD (STE3/STE4) – instrument currently only available on the 1-m telescope, which uses a different manual