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Old 29-09-2012, 11:24 PM
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Help Needed: Pinout for Synscan Tour

Hi all has anyone got a Pinout for the Synscan Tour? what i can find so far is just a Normal syscan HS pinout (RJ45) where the Tour is a RJ12, I am Hoping to connect it to My Multi fuction Auto tracking mount + 90mm from Saxon.. any Help would Be great .. I forgot to get "optional Cable" and have the gear here to make one myself just need the Pinouts.

i am also Looking into a Serial Bluetooth + Android Tablet Mod as well ..

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Old 01-10-2012, 09:03 PM
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G'day Jamie,
My Synscan uses an RJ-11 plug to a DB9. The connections are:
RJ-11 1 = NC
2 = RD to DB9 #2
3 = GND to #5
4 = NC
5 = TD to #3
6 = NC

Hope this is of some help. (From Skywatcher manual)
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Old 02-10-2012, 10:38 PM
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thanks

Thanks. i will make up a cable and see how i go. will update if successful as it may help others!
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Old 03-10-2012, 01:28 PM
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my successful Connection

Hi all , I managed to get the Synscan Tour to connect to my Mount, i just used same pinout as on handset for both ends

RJ12 (synscan tour)
1 blue
2 yellow
3 green
4 red
5 brown
6 white

RJ12 (multi function mount from saxon, same as skywatcher)
1 blue
2 yellow
3 green
4 red
5 Brown
6 white

it connected and and can move the scope , will test fully tonight.

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