The LD8 WebUI provides a terminal with which to send commands and receive information from the unit. The terminal can be accessed from the main page by clicking on the settings cog (⚙️) found at the top-right of the page, followed by the terminal icon (4th option down on right-hand side).
To verify the LBand beam presently in use by the LD8 enter the command:
If the LD8 is not yet configured to track an LBand beam the output will be similar to the below example, where the LBand tracking status is 'IDLE':
<ASSIGNLBANDBEAM WCOM1_30 0 67.5 FINESTEERING 2042 464654.273 03008020 f8d5 14970
< IDLE "" 0 0 6000
If the LD8 has been configured to track an LBand beam the output will be similar to the below example, where the LBand tracking status is 'MANUAL', and the LBand beam selected is '25E' (Note: Where in Auto Mode, three beams will be displayed):
<ASSIGNLBANDBEAM WCOM1_30 0 66.5 FINESTEERING 2042 465112.034 03008020 f8d5 14970
< MANUAL "25E" 0 0 6000
When selecting a suitable beam the below table can be used as a reference:
To tune to one of the above listed beams enter the following, replacing BEAMNAME with the name of the beam:
Once changes have been made enter SAVECONFIG.