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TelescopeAxisRates Method

A collection of rates at which the telescope may be moved about the specified axis by the MoveAxis(TelescopeAxes, Double) method.

Namespace:  ASCOM.DriverAccess
Assembly:  ASCOM.DriverAccess (in ASCOM.DriverAccess.dll) Version: (
public IAxisRates AxisRates(
	TelescopeAxes Axis


Type: ASCOM.DeviceInterfaceTelescopeAxes
The axis about which rate information is desired (TelescopeAxes value)

Return Value

Type: IAxisRates
Collection of AxisRates(TelescopeAxes) rate objects


See the description of MoveAxis(TelescopeAxes, Double) for more information. This method must return an empty collection if MoveAxis(TelescopeAxes, Double) is not supported.

This is only available for telescope InterfaceVersions 2 and 3

Please note that the rate objects must contain absolute non-negative values only. Applications determine the direction by applying a positive or negative sign to the rates provided. This obviates the need for the driver to to present a duplicate set of negative rates as well as the positive rates.

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