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January 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

  1. Mount a GSO 12″ carbon-fiber truss-tube RC on an AP1600GTO, counterweight adjustments and backlash removal.
  2. Connect and label power boards and 13.8v regulated power supply.
  3. Power up and verify power draw is within limits.
  4. Test the GTOCP3 handset default commands and responses from the AP1600.  Input default site GPS coordinates and timezone data.
  5. Test functionality of TheSkyX to connect to the GTOCP3 control hardware. Verify site data, park/un-park and mount tracking start/stop commands.
  6. Test connection to the QHY10 and SBIG STi-c CCD cameras through the USB2 Hub.
  7. Verify connection to the Moonlite high resolution stepper motor and temperature compensation through the USB2 Hub.
  8. Shut off power to all equipment. Power all equipment back on to verify functionality.
  9. Verify startup hardware and software sequence.
  10. Verify shut down in sequence.


January 27, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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