Parallel-port auto-guiding lead

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Parallel-port auto-guiding lead

Post by rwilkinson » Sun Nov 04, 2012 8:06 am

Our boffins at "Q-branch" have just put together an interface to auto-guide on a telescope mount with an "ST4"-type Guide Port:
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Simple LPT-ST4 interface
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This works with the PHD Guiding program on any PC with an 25-pin LPT (printer) port (but won't work via a USB printer adaptor).

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