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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI

2 months 2 weeks ago
hatty
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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI #43965
I have a G11 mount with Gemini 2 that has McLennan gearboxes instead of the original gearboxes. When using Ascom drivers, it’s necessary to switch the type of mount to MI-250 so it tracks correctly.

Since I’m very keen on controlling my entire setup with Ekos, will I run into issues with my modded G11 using the INDI driver? Is there a way to change the mount type to MI-250? Do I even have to do that going the INDI route?

Thank you!

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2 months 2 weeks ago
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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI #43966
Hello Hatty, welcome to INDI forums. I emailed Eric who developed the driver and hopefully he can provide a definite answer on this.

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2 months 1 week ago
ColoradoSolar
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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI #44099
It should be doable but let me look back at the source. I haven't touched that code in a while and it may take me a few days because work is really crazy at the moment. I will reply here when I get an answer.
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2 months 1 week ago
hatty
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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI #44104
Definitely appreciate the effort looking into it ColoradoStar. Thanks!

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2 months 1 week ago
phomer60
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Controlling modded losmandy mount with INDI #44108
This has been answered elsewhere, the control is handled by the mount controller and Ekos just sends the commands and the mount responds.

Nothing further should be required.

Paul

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