[amsat-bb] Re: Rotor Controller Info Needed.

Angus angus at young5769.freeserve.co.uk
Fri Jul 11 08:15:38 PDT 2008

Hi Michael,
not 100% sure if its compatable but works fab here with my rotators, try a 
google for FODTRACK.
100% homebrew works really well.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michael Baker" <k7ddmjb at qwest.net>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Friday, July 11, 2008 5:52 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Rotor Controller Info Needed.

> Hello gang,
> I am in process of putting together a ground station for AMSAT use
> and I have acquired a Yaesu 5400 rotor system with a pair of older 
> Cushcraft
> antennas. I now need a controller box to go between the PC and the rotors. 
> I
> checked the price of the GS-232B by Yaesu and nearly had heart failure! 
> Then
> I looked at the schematic and was appalled!  Surely someone has come up 
> with
> a better/cheaper solution.  Searching the web only produced a few build 
> from
> scratch articles and a fellow from Europe selling a board.  Isn't there 
> some
> other alternative available off the shelf and reasonably priced?
> Michael Baker  K7DD
> k7ddmjb at qwest.net
> _______________________________________________
> Sent via AMSAT-BB at amsat.org. Opinions expressed are those of the author.
> Not an AMSAT-NA member? Join now to support the amateur satellite program!
> Subscription settings: http://amsat.org/mailman/listinfo/amsat-bb

I am using the free version of SPAMfighter for private users.
It has removed 1067 spam emails to date.
Paying users do not have this message in their emails.
Get the free SPAMfighter here: http://www.spamfighter.com/len

More information about the AMSAT-BB mailing list