Re: APCC PRO and Horizon Editor
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Mission accomplished! I took your sample horizon file, modified it using Notepad and uploaded it to APCC PRO. It worked as it should.
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From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of Ray Gralak
Sent: Sunday, April 04, 2021 4:15 PM
Subject: Re: [ap-gto] APCC PRO and Horizon Editor
Sorry, I took a few days of vacation, so I haven't been following posts.
I did answer this question via the private email you sent me the other day, but I will post an answer here as well in case it comes up in the future.
1. APCC's horizon limits are just simple ASCII text files with 360 az/alt values, one for each degree in azimuth.
2. The expected file extension is ".hrz".
3. The first three lines of the file must be the following:
# Astro-Physics GTO Horizon File v1.0
# Points 360
# Az Alt
4. After the third line, there must be 360 more lines, one line per degree in azimuth.
5. North is azimuth=0, proceeding clockwise (i.e., East=90).
6. In each line, azimuth must be an integer value followed by an altitude value, both in degrees. The altitude value can be a decimal number.
7. You can load the horizon limits file via the Horizon Tracking Limits Editor window in APCC.
Attached is an example file, which you can edit with the built-in Windows editor, Notepad.exe. To do what you want just edit the values
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