Monday, November 2, 2015

Building my own AZ/EL controller (part II)

This is a brief demo of my app I'm working on that will control Azimuth and Elevation rotors of my new EME array.  

I only have the sensor to work with at this point, but in a few weeks I'll also have a USB connected set of relays which will power and control the motion of the rotors and in in turn will allow my software to point the array at the moon when it's visible and within Upper and Lower limit range of the Rotors.

So here's the video demo'ing the software attempting to correct the position of the sensor by moving the array...