Quote:The GPS unit for Orion EQ-G is so expensive. So can I just buy a receiver and link it to the port on the hand controller? Is that RS232 or PS/2 port? Which pin is power, which is signal? What about the protocol? Do some one know?
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Quote:If you download Google Earth, you can put the crosshairs over exactly where you are putting your mount and get the accurate coordinates. Since the download is free, that's the cheapest way to get the correct data in the controller.
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