[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] - [Date Index][Thread Index][Author Index]

Re: South centered G5400???



Here are a couple of links for the digital readout:

    http://web.wt.net/~w5un/readout.htm, W5UN

    http://www.ultimatecharger.com/Dish_Positioners.html, W0LMD

GL es 73,

Joel Black, W4JBB
w4jbb@amsat.org
jbblack1@earthlink.net

"Uvajed - The overwhelming
feeling that I've never been
here before."
-- Unknown


----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug Faunt N6TQS +1-510-655-8604" <faunt@panix.com>
To: <jbblack1@earthlink.net>
Cc: <ns1z@midmaine.com>; <rdwelch@swbell.net>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Saturday, July 20, 2002 1:34 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] South centered G5400???


> I actually did think about that, especially given the size and awkward
> markings on the G5400 meter.  Does anyone have any URL's, before I
> go digging around randomly?
>
> 73, doug
>
> I'm pretty pleased- I copied the A0-40 beacon last night.
>
>
>    From: "Joel Black" <jbblack1@earthlink.net>
>    Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2002 07:24:49 -0500
>
>    There are several plans on the web to build your own az/el indicator
with
>    digital displays (especially EME operators).  They're easily calibrated
and
>    available for less than $20.  Probably more accurate if you got one
with a
>    tenths place.
>
>    I've thought about doing this by tapping into the the pot wires at the
back
>    of the controller (I don't remember which three wires it is) and
putting two
>    digital displays in a project box to give a better visual indication.
>
>    GL es 73,
>
>    Joel Black, W4JBB
>    w4jbb@amsat.org
>    jbblack1@earthlink.net
>

----
Via the amsat-bb mailing list at AMSAT.ORG courtesy of AMSAT-NA.
To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amsat-bb" to Majordomo@amsat.org



AMSAT Top AMSAT Home