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Array parameters July 2011 (11/07-29/07)

SABOCA was cooled down again immmediately after the big snow storm beginning of July, for use during ESO and OSO time during the second half of July. It was in use between 11th and 29th of July.

Main parameter file: saboca-2011-07.rcp

Individual scans

Scan #Date Parameter fileArray plotIndividual channel maps
42565 2011-07-13T02:53 Neptune_42565_Saboca.rcp array_42565.pdf beams_42565.pdf
42569 2011-07-13T03:09 Neptune_42569_Saboca.rcp array_42569.pdf beams_42569.pdf
44560 2011-07-21T07:12 Uranus_44560_Saboca.rcp array_44560.pdf beams_44560.pdf
44574 2011-07-21T08:55 Neptune_44574_Saboca.rcp array_44574.pdf beams_44574.pdf

Notes on individual channels

The 37 channels of SABOCA are working fine most of the time, but see the exceptions below.

Channel #Description
22 This channel is sometimes variable or even bad. Verify the gain on your calibrators and the usability on your target data.