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Re: Homebrew Rotator Question



Hi Paul

Check your latest Amsat Journal (Jan-Feb).  There just so happens to be 
an article about just that.

73s
Dan N8DZM
#33913

Paul Proefrock wrote:

>I have been looking for any article or information on adding potentiometer
>control to an Alliance U-100 or U-110 type rotator - the type that can be
>configured on its side and allow a cross-boom to go thru it.
>
> 
>
>Does anyone have any information on this? I have just about burnt up Google
>and can only find manual type systems, not any potentiometer / servo type
>setups
>
> 
>
>Some have added an external Pot with a weighted arm. How about an internal
>modification to add a pot to the gear train?
>
> 
>
>Thanks
>
> 
>
>Paul P
>
>K0PRP
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