Re: [tracker2] Re: Voltage question
- You should be able to get the actual voltage by multiplying by 1.3333.
Sounds like that matches with your actual readings.
Bryan A. Thompson wrote:
> I have a Proto E and my voltage shows 9.5V when I supply 12.6V. A
> clue from Scott was that I could "swap out the 20K resistor with a 30K
> resistor" and resolve the problem.
> Bryan A. Thompson
> bryan@... <mailto:bryan%40batee.com>
> --- In email@example.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>, Dan
> Zubey <dan.zubey@...> wrote:
> > I have my tracker set to go into profile 2 when I start moving faster
> > than 10kph, and to flop back to profile 1 when I stop and the
> voltage to
> > the tracker falls under 12.9 volts (i.e. I turn off the engine, and
> > haven't plugged the power supply in).
> > Now, when I'm using the test program to monitor what the T2 thinks the
> > voltage is, and it's jumping about around 10 volts when it should be up
> > near 14. I remember Scott saying something about that the next code
> > release might fix something in regards to the voltage reading...am I
> > Also, how do I tell the tracker to just keep the power to the radio on
> > all the time on the profile 2 tab?
> > -Dan N7NMD