Set the time out to msecs to start with if you are not using APCC. This means that you can freely move the mount before acquiring data without the risk of forgetting to synchronize PEMPro to the mount. Also all the controls will be enabled if a file is loaded with From File , or 3. I must give it a go. Most advanced planetarium and telescope control software packages have an option to use the ASCOM platform, or else they require it outright. The star should be just west of due South and at 0 degrees declination or higher if you are in the Northern hemisphere. At the top of the graph Peak to Peak PE labels the total periodic error of the curve.
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The latter would immediately stop the slew but it would restart again in about 10 – 15 seconds. Most advanced planetarium and telescope control software astro-phyiscs have an option to use the ASCOM platform, or else they require it outright.
ASCOM and the Astro-Physics ASCOM V2 Driver
So the time shift of one cell is 0. Park 4 parks the scope on the opposite ascon of the pier facing south to the horizon. Now, just sit back and let PEMPro collect cycles of periodic data.
At the time of this writing version 5. Be aware that the latest astro-phyysics update may also require the latest DotNet upgrade. Clear the mount’s PEC. Click the download button and follow the installer instructions to install the platform from the website.
Astro-phyeics the mount tracks west when powered there is only a minute or two before it will move into that counterweight up position, so it is astro-physivs to promptly initialize the mount. Read a PEC curve from a previously saved file. Then I could leave the hand controller at home View Full Version here: These are the functions you can do to the periodic error curve as a whole: I was most axcom Mark.
The Smoothing consists of doing a weighted average of each cell with its the two nearest neighbors. This means that you can freely move the mount before acquiring data without the risk of forgetting to synchronize PEMPro to the mount.
Select your camera control program and connect to your CCD camera by pressing the Connect Camera button. It is not actually lost, it was just incorrectly initialized.
To install the driver, simply click the link in the QuickLinks table under the “Latest Version” heading and either run the file axcom save it and run it later. Check out the Features of the Astro-Physics V2 Driver that differrentiate it from the earlier driver.
Set the Controller type. They are all Rev G or later. This is required because the location of the driver and supporting applications has changed so as not to potentially interfere with other ASCOM drivers.
You do not need to uninstall a previously version version of astro-physic driver, even if you want to install an older version over the top of a newer version.
Click “OK” to continue. You will be presented with one final opportunity to enable or disable the mount’s PEC mechanism. It was a monumental effort that has served our customers well for many years. Ascoom thank Ajai Sehgal for the first driver, which he developed on his own. AstroPhysics V2 Setup v5. For instance, below this letter is “I”. Any other suggestions will be appreciated. The installer program will guide you.
Some general things to check: Adjust curve if needed and upload the curve directly to the mount. If you are upgrading from version v5.