image tube


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image tube

n.
A vacuum tube that amplifies images from a photosensitive surface and reproduces them on a luminescent screen.

image tube

n
(Electronics) another name for image converter, image intensifier
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The "secret sauce" that Cole came up with to earn him a co-patent on the technology was curving the image a certain way as it entered the image tube and curving it again as it leaves.
A tube's SNR determines the low-light resolution of the image tube. Thus, the higher the SNR value, the better the tube's ability to resolve objects with good contrast under low-light conditions.
Your image tube cannot recover from bright light damage.
It contains a generation-three image tube and adapters for telescopes.
Tube cameras use image pickup tubes and require regular maintenance, including the replacement of the image tube itself.

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