Archive for October, 2014

Tutorial: Drift Alignment with PHD2

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 by Andy Galasso 2 Comments

The drift align tool in PHD2 can be used to quickly obtain a precise polar alignment of your equatorial mount. The process takes a little bit of practice, but after doing it a few times, you should be able to obtain an accurate polar alignment in minutes.

Click here to download the tutorial as a PDF

or click here to view online. 

The tutorial was written by Andy and converted to PDF by Doug Duncan.

Translators Needed…

Posted on: October 12th, 2014 by Andy Galasso

We are looking for help translating PHD2. If this is something you could help with, please post on the open-phd-guiding google group or send me an email. We have a wiki page describing how to translate PHD2.

News & Resources

February 12, 2017 - PHD2 v2.6.3 Released

October 28, 2016 - PHD2 Best Practices

June 12, 2016 - PHD2_Broker package available

December 29, 2015 - Tutorial: Analyzing PHD2 Guiding Results

December 20, 2015 - Tutorial: Off-axis guiding on comets with PHD2