Only released in EOL distros:  

rwi_ros: b21_description | b21_teleop | ptu46 | ptu_control | rflex

Package Summary

Driver for the Directed Perception ptu46 pan/tilt driver, forked from player

  • Maintainer status: maintained
  • Maintainer: David V. Lu!! <davidvlu AT gmail DOT com>
  • Author: Erik Karulf, David V. Lu!!
  • License: GPL
  • Source: git (branch: hydro)

Deprecated You may want to check out the more up-to-date flir_ptu_driver


Runs the Directed Perception PTU46

Subscribed Topics

~cmd (sensor_msgs/JointState)
  • Desired position

Published Topics

~state (sensor_msgs/JointState)
  • Current pan/tilt position


~hz (Integer, default: 10)
  • Polling frequency
~port (String, default: /dev/ttyUSB1)
  • Filename for connection
~baud (Integer, default: 9600)
  • Baud Rate

Parameters Set

~min_tilt, ~max_tilt, ~min_pan, ~max_pan (Float)
  • Position limits in Radians
~min_tilt_speed, ~max_tilt_speed, ~min_pan_speed, ~max_pan_speed (Float)
  • Speed limits in Radians/second
~tilt_step, ~pan_step (Float)
  • Smallest possible movement

Wiki: ptu46 (last edited 2014-12-10 16:33:48 by DavidLu)