[amsat-bb] Driver for M2 rotors

Daniel Kekez va3kkz at amsat.org
Sun Sep 6 03:00:05 UTC 2015

Hi Jim,

I use STL Tracker for tracking and controlling the M2 Rotators:
It works with a few different versions of the M2 controller. It's free
to download and use, but to save the configuration you need to purchase
a serial number.

-Daniel, VA3KKZ

On 09/04/2015 23:53, Jim White wrote:
> Does anyone know of a program, or a rotor driver for a tracking program,
> that works with the M2 RX2800PX rotor control boxes?  They use a serial
> interface.  It works something like this
> The computer sends "A<CR>" and the rotor control box sends back the
> current azimuth
> Computer sends "E<CR>" and rotor sends back current elevation
> Computer sends "A68.4<CR>" and the rotor goes to azimuth 68.4
> etc.
> Any ideas on a tracker that talks that language?
> Jim
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