Saticon

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Saticon

(ˈsætɪˌkɒn)
n
(Broadcasting) trademark a high-resolution television camera tube used when high definition is required
[C20: from s(elenium) + a(rsenic) + t(ellurium) (used in the tube screen) + icon(oscope)]
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NEWTON ABBOT: 2.00 Dalmo, 2.35 Present To You, 3.10 Cabimas, 3.45 Nobunaga, 4.20 Saticon, 4.55 Laustra Bad, 5.30 Floral Spinner.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.00 Dalmo, 2.35 Present To You, 3.10 Cabimas, 3.45 Nobunaga, 4.20 Saticon, 4.55 Laustra Bad, 5.30 Floral Spinner.
APhillipsfirstforMcCoy Tony McCoy has ridden winners for many trainers over the years but Saticon proved to be his first for Richard Phillips after the seven-year-old shaded out Marju King by a head in the 2m7f handicap hurdle.
WORCESTER: 2.10 Beside The Fire, 2.40 Soulard, 3.10 Definitely Glad, 3.40 Beattie Green, 4.15 Trojan Gift, 4.45 The Darling Boy, 5.15 Sure Thing, 5.45 Saticon. Double: Barwick and Roserrow.
Starluck will be fancied after finishing fourth, beaten seven lengths, behind Zaynar in the Triumph Hurdle and Hebridean will be supported after easily accounting for Saticon at Kempton.
However, he was a different proposition on faster ground back at the Sunbury course in February, travelling well before picking up instantly to win the Grade 2 Adonis Hurdle by five lengths from Saticon.
Other King horses to keep an eye on during the four-day extravaganza are Nenuphar Collonges (William Hill Trophy), Penn Da Benn (Coral Cup), Saticon & Balzaccio (Fred Winter Hurdle), Pennek (Pertemps Final), Blazing Bailey (World Hurdle), Thetwincamdrift (Albert Bartlett Hurdle) and Oh Crick (Grand Annual Chase).
"He was going to go for the Tote Gold Trophy but that was off and we have kept him fresh for the Supreme, where I hope he has every chance of getting in the money." Balzaccio has been given a breathing operation although King admits it may be a "rush job" to get him ready for the Fred Winter, a race in which Trenchant and Saticon could also represent the stable.
DONCASTER: 12.00 Saticon, 12.35 Sun Quest, 1.10 Smoke And Mirrors, 1.45 Afsoun, 2.20 Delayed Approach, 2.55 Stagecoach Opal, 3.25 Cordier.
Saticon (2.20), who showed smart form on the Flat when trained by Andre Fabre in France, is expected to do well over hurdles for the powerful King yard.
We have an awful lot of good horses to be going on with and today will be big because we are going there with six runners and the will include Katchit, a nice three-year-old Saticon and Greenbridge who is a nice novice chaser."
The photon-counting camera used in this study was a specially constructed dual-microchannel plate intensified saticon device (from 2400-20 from Hamamatsu).