Re: Getting hot

Richard Crisp

commercial grade semiconductors are typically rated to 70C operation. That is considerably hotter than 120F


Dean Salman <cluster@...> wrote:
Well summmer is coming and the observatory is getting warm. I do not
have a roof completed yet so how much heat can the mount handle. This
was not an issue with my old mount since it was so simple.

I do cover the mount during the day, but it does get hot enough you
can't pick it up. I have recorded temps close to 120 in June

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