The mechanical and optical designs, the control system architecture and performance aspects of the system are presented. The probe‘s integration with the greater telescope software control system is also discussed.
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Janus D. Brink, Ockert J. Strydom, Stephen N. Hulme, Anthony R. Koeslag, Deneys S. Maartens, Martin Wilkinson, Wouter Lochner, Keith Browne, Eben P. Wiid, Raoul van den Berg, "A new modular guidance system for the Southern African Large Telescope," Proc. SPIE 9912, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation II, 99125F (22 July 2016);