Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of PerkinsAutomationNotes


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May 29, 2018, 12:55:44 PM (4 years ago)
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Eric Hazen
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    4444'''Dome Rotation'''
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    46 The details of this are not completely understood.  There are two large motors with contactors somewhere controlled by the MOVE computer (?); also a barcode reader. 
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    48 Barcode reader is apparently on COM3, see subroutine {{{BARCODE}}} in {{{barcode.for}}}.
     46Dome rotation is controlled by the T axis of the PCX-48 controller, while the current position is read by a barcode reader on COM3, see subroutine {{{BARCODE}}} in {{{barcode.for}}}.
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    5048'''Guider'''