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Re: [Nova-Net] KCT and NFW32 ver. 2.1n (build #14)



It is working great.  Thanks  to MRO, Jim Walls, Walter Obenhoffer for their
suggestions - I reset the Advanced setup to the NFW32 defaults.

73
Walt KC7HEX

----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael R.Owen" <nlsa@nlsa.com>
To: "Walter R. Jones, Jr." <Walter_Jr@jones-clan.com>
Cc: <nova-net@nlsa.com>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>; <W0SL@amsat.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2001 2:43 AM
Subject: Re: [Nova-Net] KCT and NFW32 ver. 2.1n (build #14)


> Walt -
>
> This is called "hunting."  You need to increase the deadband by going to
> Setup/Antenna rotator/Advanced.  It may also help to increase the A/D
> smoothing factor.
>
> MRO
>
> "Walter R. Jones, Jr." wrote:
> >
> > I have finally got my tower up, antennas installed on the Yaesu G-5400B
> > rotor system controlled by the KCT and the NFW 32 ver. 2.1n (build #14).
> >
> > The rotor is tracking the satellites to some degree, it hops around, in
> > front and behind the satellite @5 degrees.  I have the program stay
ahead of
> > the satellite (lead it) by 10 seconds.
> >
> > I need some guidance to aid me to have a smooth tracking system.  Hate
to
> > see those antennas dance around like that.
> >
> > Thank you for your time and assistance.
> >
> > 73
> > Walt
> >
> > ---------------------------------------------
> > Nova-Net posting and subscription instructions are at
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>
> --
> Michael R. Owen, Ph.D.                      Dept. of Geology
> Northern Lights Software Associates         St. Lawrence University
> http://www.nlsa.com                         mowen@stlawu.edu
>
> ---------------------------------------------
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