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Dec 11, 2011, 05:37 PM
Emress
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control Quadcopter LED lighting through control board


i have a atmega328 based quadcopter control board with two digital pins left available. how can i connect another channel from the RX module to the Arduino and then use that channel as a switch to trigger a DC relay for a LED strip? im asking more in the programming area

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Dec 11, 2011, 06:11 PM
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"how can i connect another channel from the RX module to... a switch to trigger a DC relay for a LED strip?"

Why not to use directly a Receiver Controlled Switch ?
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idproduct=8833
Dec 11, 2011, 06:13 PM
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because i just ordered yesterday
Dec 12, 2011, 07:11 AM
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Im not sure if you are running a seperate reciever or not. I Have a 5a speed control run the LEDs, and plug it into an open channel on your receiver.
Dec 12, 2011, 08:31 AM
Emress
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Originally Posted by LMAO
Im not sure if you are running a seperate reciever or not. I Have a 5a speed control run the LEDs, and plug it into an open channel on your receiver.
could you explain this a little more? thanks

one TX/RX
Last edited by sirbow2; Dec 12, 2011 at 08:37 AM.


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