The cost of a Green Heron box is $559 plus shipping.
The cost of engineering a Green Heron-esque mod for an existing control box
would likely far exceed that, which may explain why M2 isn't interested in
reinventing Green Heron's wheel.
That said, it's possible someone has already done that and you're home free.
Otherwise, the most cost-effective solution could well be ponying up for a
I say this having no connection to Green Heron at all.
On 3/2/11 2:54 PM, "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi Guy,
> I know about the Green Heron controller but I am hoping
> for a mod to the M2 controller so that I, and others, don't have to
> spend those bucks for a new controller...
> On Wed, 2 Mar 2011 20:41:58 +0000 Guy Molinari <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> The Green Heron controllers do exactly that. They are loaded with other
> features as well.
> M2 will sell the P2800 w/o a control box.
> Guy, N7ZG
>> To: email@example.com
>> Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2011 15:29:48 -0500
>> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> Subject: [TowerTalk] OR-2800PX Point and Shoot?
>> Hello all,
>> I am wondering and hoping that some of
>> our engineer types could design an external
>> "Point and Shoot" knob and circuit to add to
>> the M2 OR-2800PX DC rotator???
>> Any Takers?
>> I contacted M2 but they are not interested....
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