It appears to work OK, but all comments are welcome! Sounds like you’re doing everything right You end up with: The 16″ checkbox must be turned on in the setup window or slewing will not work properly. Once it is set, it is remembered across sessions.
This setup has been tested and confirmed acom with the following software and mounts but will most likely work with all ASCOM based software; and since most mounts mainly works the same way we expect it will also work with most possibly all mount variations.
You have either connected the serial adapter incorrectly or the baud rate command was not properly set or the COM port has not been successfully created. Full featured unit If you are interested in different variations of full featured unit see project page below. Update Update Nov 14, These autotsar are in continuous stock, available to ship in 2 days or 5 days.
The setup window which is probably open now allows you to adjust settings for your scope and your needs. Enhanced on the bench. This driver has been supplied by the manufacturer and has passed all conformance tests report here.
Exceeding this limit does not damage anything but symptoms are:. If you park your scope after each use, you will never have to hand-slew to a star and sync again. Latest firmware is recommended but will run with old firmware backwards compatible with reduced features. The reticule info is placed on a separate page, it is deserves its own page J. You should see a special “fingerprinting” phase on the handbox during this initial power-up.
Vixen Sphinx external link Driver for the Vixen Sphinx mounts. This page devoted to providing DIY build info and tech details of the Meade functionality. Click acsom to download the SS How much power can the following drive to a focus motor?
In order for this to work, there are a few Autostar II handbox settings that must be made once:. Set the Autostar’s date and time to the time read from the PC’s clock.
DSI on lx 10inch f3. You only need this USB Bluetooth dongle if your laptop or desktop computer does not already have Bluetooth capabilities.
If you want to use the same equipment set-up with different binning levels, it’s best to create separate profiles for each binning value. You must use this driver; the standard Meade LX driver will not work correctly with the Skysensor Clicking the above link will download a file called “gemini.
Schematic, click image for larger view: The driver has a simple user interface allowing basic control of the telescope. Orders from a country I will not ship to will be promptly refunded and not fulfilled. If you don’t explicitly set the Park Position, the driver will assume the default wake up position previous paragraph.
This circuit did not have any problem with that. Sounds like you’re meaade everything right What happens is the ground bounces while doing the PWM to the focus.
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Also a note on the OEM, I have found if you are really beating on the up or down ascmo the AS seems to loose it place and it does —NOT- send the stop command to the focuser. Board dimensions are 2.
Mezde March 26 edited. Only the Enable Pulse Guide, selection of Com Port and guide rate multiplier are exposed to the user on the setup screen see below. Regulator if Focuser is added.