[amsat-bb] Re: tracking programs
andrewkoenig at thathamkid.com
Sun Jun 22 14:14:53 PDT 2008
Orbitron seemed to do the trick for me. It's free, and I know it can be
interfaced with radios.
On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 2:47 PM, James Cizek <jcizek at yuma.acns.colostate.edu>
> Been "off the air" with sats once the demise of AO40 but with
> all the new birds up, thought I'd give it another go. Since hardware
> and software have changed a great deal, thought I'd get some opinions.
> I have a Yaesu FT736r and and Yaesu FT847. G5400b rotor and a 22 element
> 2M cross beam and a larger 440 (not sure how may elements) beam. All
> setup on 2.4ghz receive with a converted direct broadcast box i modified
> and recently finished an LVB tracker. So the big question remains....
> what software? Kind of narrowed it to either SCRAP or Nova, but
> any suggestions good bad or otherwise? I used to use WinOrbit before
> but would like to use az/el AND radio tuning with the 847... Many
> thanks. -James KI0KN
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