[amsat-bb] Re: usb rotor control
goody.k3ng at gmail.com
Wed Jan 29 12:43:04 PST 2014
If you're willing to try an Arduino and some homebrewing, there is this:
It emulates both Yaesu and Easycom protocols, can have an LCD display, and
the current development version of code has moon and sun tracking. M0UPU
offers a PC board that will work with the software, mated with an Arduino
Uno or Mega:
On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 9:15 AM, Jeff Griffin <kb2m at comcast.net> wrote:
> My tried and true KCT card setup is in failure mode. I've been using the
> KCT for 17 years ! The hard drive controller in the ISA slotted PC appears
> to have failed. I'm not going to look for yet another ISA motherboard.
> I'm looking for a USB solution that will work with 32/64 bit WIN7/8,
> SatPC32, and my 5500 Yaesu rotor. I was thinking of building a LVB
> but there doesn't seem to be any kits available. Anyone have any
> on what will meet my requirements?
> 73 Jeff kb2m
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