2 August 2000 TNG motion control system
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The TNG is regularly working with external observers. After a proper tuning of the motion control system the tracking performance are well in spaces. This paper describes the handling of the external compounds by the drive control system and the diagnostic capabilities of the system.
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Dario Mancini, Pietro Schipani, "TNG motion control system", Proc. SPIE 4004, Telescope Structures, Enclosures, Controls, Assembly/Integration/Validation, and Commissioning, (2 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.393923; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.393923
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