I didn't try without the battery yet, but I will this weekend. I
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doubt it will work, but I'll let you know...
--- In ap-gto@..., "Jeff Young" <jey@...> wrote:
Did you need to use the BlueConsole's external 9V battery, or was there
sufficient power on the mount's RS232 ports?
From: ap-gto@... [mailto:ap-gto@...] On
Behalf Of dtlnew
Sent: Saturday, May 12, 2007 6:17 PM
Subject: [ap-gto] Re: bluetooth to the mount!
Your description of when synch should be used is consistent with
instructions. What I was specifically doing was using "The Sky
synch command on the telescope tab of the object information
I have no idea if that does a sync or rcal, or something else!
--- In ap-gto@... <mailto:ap-gto%40yahoogroups.com>
, "Dennis Persyk" <dpersyk@> wrote:
> Hello Dick,
> Thanks for the informative web page. I was concerned about
> advice regarding "re-synching": "So the strategy is to just
> a bright star in the part of the sky you want to be in,
> mount to that star after you slew, and then you will have good
> accuracy in that part of the sky."
> I thought sync is applied only to the first star of the
> Rcal is used thereafter to tweak the mount pointing to a given
> sector of the sky. I'm sure Roland will clarify this - it has
> come up about a gazillion times in the past few years I've
> the list.
> Clear skies,
> Dennis Persyk
> Igloo Observatory Home Page http://dpersyk.home.att.net
> Hampshire, IL
> New Images http://home.att.net/~dpersyk/new.htm
> --- In ap-gto@...
<mailto:ap-gto%40yahoogroups.com> , "dtlnew" <dtlnew@> wrote:
> > The skies have not cooperated much since my 900GTO arrived,
> > been out a couple of times. Yesterday I was able to get a
> > connection going between my laptop and the mount. See
> > http://www.dl-digital.com/astrophoto/P2-Astro/AP-900-GTO.htm
> > -Dick Locke
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