The SST-GATE telescope has been designed with the prime objectives of being light, versatile and simple to assemble with a minimal maintenance cost. This papers aims at reviewing the SST-GATE telescope structure from mechanics to optics along with the control command architecture; several innovative developments implemented within the design are discussed. Updates of the project status and perspectives are made.
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Delphine Dumas, Jean-Michel Huet, Jean-Laurent Dournaux, Philippe Laporte, Jean-Philippe Amans, Gilles Fasola, Andreas Zech, Cameron Rulten, Hélène Sol, Simon Blake, Jurgen Schmoll, "SST-GATE telescope: an innovative dual-mirror prototype for the Cherenkov Telescope Array," Proc. SPIE 9145, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes V, 91452Y (4 August 2014);