AutoFlats / Tracking

I was experimenting with AutoFlats and positioning it to Alt/Az coordinates to look at a flat panel on a stand. I noticed after the move completed that the mount continued tracking. Which over the course of the flat run for all the filters (plus some troubleshooting) resulted in the scope drifting away from the panel. Is there any way to stop it from tracking in this situation? This was with the Beta.



Ah, yes, good find. The last version of the beta threw out a bunch of code where it attempted to slew the mount via alt / az because it was creating a host of issues with slaved domes. Now AutoFlats always slews RA / Dec and we just do alt / az to ra / dec math. The old method implied that we didn’t want tracking and this new method does not imply that… so we’ll need to do it manually.

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