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FPP(PI V2B)->Arduino->Controller(home-made)

Started by Alex2, November 23, 2018, 05:44:47 AM

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Alex2

Hi , now I have an Arduino + DIY controller who get signal via usb from my PC(Vixen).
Controller:
-18 channels
Operating principle: https://imgur.com/ZNpOfxX
Connection:
PC
  |
  |-->via generic serial(USB) and Baud Rate(9600)
  |
Arduino
   |
   |--->https://imgur.com/JoGjCXX   to https://imgur.com/PNjXIvU
   |
Controller


Electronic principle: https://imgur.com/t2yUORY
It work only on/off without dimming.
Arduino code: https://gist.github.com/AlexLGA/fd4b4e05253c5a3f799676273dba4086
______________________________________________
What I want to do now? I want to change PC from this schema with Raspberry Pi V2 B(FPP) , is it possible?
FPP---->Arduino---->Controller
       |
       |
       |
   via USB


P.S.:The controller isn't my project I buyed from , Ciprian.

CaptainMurdoch

FPP supports a Generic Serial Channel Output, so you should be able to use your Arduino with FPP if the Arduino provides a serial port over the USB connection to the Pi/BBB.
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Chris

Dennismz51

I'm trying to do something very similar to this, which USB output in Xlights would be most like a generic serial?


Dennis

CaptainMurdoch

I am not sure xlights has a generic serial so I don't know.  It might but I have never looked at it.  I rarely configure outputs in xlights.  :)
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Chris

Dennismz51


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