[amsat-bb] Re: LVB cabling?
morsesat at optonline.net
Sat Mar 12 17:24:53 PST 2011
LVB tracker requires a USB connection (or rs-232) what it comes wired as is
what you ordered- between computer and the LVB Box. If you had a standard
G5400 AZ-el ROTOR, IT HAS AN OUTPUT THAT PLUGS DIRECTLY INTO THE G5400 -
Please check WA4SXM's website for more details on how to hook up the LVB to
the rotor you have. Schematics are there. Good luck.
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of zach hillerson
Sent: Saturday, March 12, 2011 8:14 PM
To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
Subject: [amsat-bb] LVB cabling?
I just ordered my LVB box from Amsat as one of the final pcs. necessary to
finish building my base station. I know a CAT cable is needed from my 847
to the computer, but what is required from the computer to the LVB box and
from the LVB to the rotator control box? For this installation, I plan to
use a Yaesu 450 for azimuth only movement along with a Gulf Alpha dual band
at a fixed 15* elevation.
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