Home page of Satellite Internet and Information

Satellite Internet Forum.

Welcome, Guest.
Welcome to this satellite broadband discussion forum. Wherever you are and whatever your problem we are here to help each other. Connecting to the internet via satellite is not always easy but is critically important to those in remote places or with poor terrestrial infrastructure. Both service providers and customers are encouraged to contribute. Register at the bottom of the forum home page if you wish to contribute or ask question. Read the Forum rules.
      Satellite Internet Forum : Home Page          
Pages: 1

Polar mount - rotation angle to each satellite

(Read 2347 times)
Eric Johnston
Senior Member

Personal text from Profile,
Options, Top line

Posts: 2109
Jul 4th, 2006 at 8:50pm  
Thanks to friend Mitko in Bulgaria, I have added the polar axis rotation angle to pick up each satellite.

See http://www.satsig.net/sf.htm

Please if you have a polar mount tell me if the sideways rotation angle of the polar axis matches with satellites that you see.  If it is good this will be an added aid to setting up polar mounts if there is no satellite directly south (or north) of you.

I have not yet added this 'enhancement' to the other calculators until we get any bugs out.  

Best regards, Eric.
Back to top
IP Logged
Pages: 1