[amsat-bb] LVB Tracker Question
gjd1958 at verizon.net
Sat Aug 1 01:07:43 UTC 2015
Been about 4 weeks since I went and turned my sat radio on and rotor. The rotor is a G5500 with and LVB Tracker. I noticed that the azimuth reading on the LVD Tracker display is not stable and jumps around to 350-370 degree’s when the antenna is parked at 360 degrees. Playing with the voltage quickly in the back can change the Tracker display from 350-800 degree’s. Not sure if this is a wiring issue to the rotor as I had some landscape done and we had heavy rains this summer. The rotor turns on command when using Nova or PCsat and if I follow a satellite the needle on the Yaesu box is close to indicated satellite azimuth on the program. Howver, the Tracker will still jump around 10 degrees from that needle heading.
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