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michaelmorris

COMPLETED - REDUCED - 12V power distribution box with built-in ASCOM DC focus motor controller

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12V power distribution box with built-in ASCOM DC focus motor controller

Unit consist of -

6 x independently-fused switched 12 volt outputs using RCA/Phono sockets. Each output has its own red led indicator light.

Ardunio-based ASCOM-compatible DC focus controller with switchable RJ11 and mini-jack motor connections. These are compatible with a variety of DC motor-based focus motors including the Skywatcher Accufocuser motor and the Meade Zero-image shift focus controller. The free software and drivers for this focus controller and a full manual for the hardware and software can be found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/arduinoascomfocuserpro2diy/

The focus controller includes a plug-in handset for manual control of the focuser along with control of the focus motor speed.

£35 + postage and packing.

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Michael

The 12v Rca outputs are they for dew shields or just 12v feeds care to ship to france? as per roberts script is this for 5v or 12volt motors..... I am trying to look at your amass of wires in the photo

Andy

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The RCA outputs are all 12v power, not dew heater outputs.  I'll be honest and say I'm not sure about the voltage of the focus motor output,but I think it is 9 volts. It successfully drives a Skywatcher focus motors Meade zero image shift focuser.  I can check the voltage this evening.

Yes I could ship to France. Cost would be £11.00.

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29 minutes ago, michaelmorris said:

As I thought, the DC motor voltage is 9 volts.

Michael cheers for the update my dream shattered my motor is a nema one with the gearbox and was thinking those RCA ideal for dew control 

Many thanks 

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