RE: [tracker2] KISS and LCD
- Hi Scott,
The stations are different sometimes. Sorry, I should have added that. I haven't determined which is the newest. I am usually driving and noticed it occasionally.
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Subject: Re: [tracker2] KISS and LCD
How is it different?
Fred Hillhouse wrote:
> Hi Scott,
> What would cause the data on the LCD to be different from what I might see a KISS connected device? I have SmartPalm running and sometimes it differs from the LCD.
> Best regards,
- Hmm, I saw the pictures in the attachments but now they are not there. If they don't return by Monday, I will repost.
--- In email@example.com, "Fred Hillhouse" <fmhillhouse@...> wrote:
> Finished the install based on the last email or two.
> The pictures show the connections.
> Red: +5v
> Black: Ground
> Yellow: Data in
> This last go around proved to be simple.
> Basically the steps are:
> 1. Remove heat shrink. No more than what covers the USB solder points is
> necessary to remove.
> 2. Solder suitable wires into the holes. Only 3 holes!
> 3. Connect the other end to the OT2 PCB.
> 4. Route the NMEA cable out the power cable hole and you are done.
> 5. Select port B for Garmin.
> That wraps up the GPS side of the GTRANS.
> I picked the Kenwood cable because I have an ample supply of DE-9s. I can
> always use another right angle 2.5MM plug. I left that connector on for now.
> For one, I have a D7 to try it with. I have no doubt it will function. A
> future change will be to move the NMEA output to pin 1 of the serial
> connector and build a three headed cable: PC, GPS, NMEA.
> In the photos, you will see a ribbon cable and connector. This is for the
> LCD display. I wrapped the ribbon around the Kenwood cable and exited out
> the back. I guess I should add a photo for the LCD interface.
> Best regards,