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by Nutsy
Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Libraries & Hardware
Topic: New library for LCD FT8XX STM32
Replies: 7
Views: 120

Re: New library for LCD FT8XX STM32

Just so i understand this is the GameDuino library ported to stm32? Im trying to build my display design in EVE Screen Designer 3, base FT81* HAL stuff... How hard would it be to port this to stm32? I assume the Hal is Arduino based? I have no real issues with Gameduino it looks great and far more u...
by Nutsy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?

Oh RPM is fine and working... It was more a hypothetical question in regards to wheel rotation... But yeah it should be fine :)
by Nutsy
Wed Jun 21, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?

The drive cable is a mechanical cable... IE a rotating core direct off the wheel... The sensor im making screws on the end where it would normaly screw into a mechanical gauge. And this rotates the sensors core with the magnets, and a hall effect picking it up. Yeah i wanted the higher resolution. B...
by Nutsy
Wed Jun 21, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Speed sensor, need advice, How many pulses Per Rotation?

Hi again, Im having to build my own speed sensor as Ive been struggling to find one thats not stupidly over priced for what it is... So Ive designed one and just about have all the parts. This is going to read off the speed drive cable that comes off the wheel... Now the real question.... ive seen s...
by Nutsy
Wed Jun 21, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Working / ported libraries
Topic: WS2812B (Neopixel) library for Libmaple using SPI DMA
Replies: 13
Views: 236

Re: WS2812B (Neopixel) library for Libmaple using SPI DMA

Thought id add my two tidbits, in my speedo project I used the ported version of the library extensively, and even there the get pixel colour function wasnt perfect, because it was data stored in an array after the brightness value changes had been added... A simple fix for that and for making a get...
by Nutsy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )

Yeah my feeling towards FTDI are dropping more and more day by day... I have been trying to get help directly from FTDI, and there support agent keeps telling me to read a chapter or two from a couple of pdf documents... Which I have read extensively... And I still cant figure out how to do it. Even...
by Nutsy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: Builds and Announcements
Topic: Forum has been updated to PHPBB 3.2
Replies: 11
Views: 265

Re: Forum has been updated to PHPBB 3.2

Yeah i had the pages of garbage as well... Sadly I cant delete my cache right now... However the site is loading correctly for me now. Maybe the pesky cookie/file that was holding the old css/php/stuff file was replaced now.....

Anyway glad to see the explanation.
by Nutsy
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )

Oh and lightcalamar I cant click that Youtube link its blocked in the UK... Sony Music has claimed copywrite....
by Nutsy
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )

Yeah i started off with Nextion. And I agree I think the prorammes a peice of junk... It feels like a dodgy early alpha than a finished program. Many bugs... And yeah no "user friendly" way to add custom fonts into my design and the emails I get back from FTDI arnt massivly helpful they say to read ...
by Nutsy
Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )
Replies: 7
Views: 158

EVE Screen Designer 3, need help (whats new? :P )

Well im starting to make the push to develop the gui for my speedo in eve now. Im using EVE Screen Designer 3 and im really struggling with it. Ive managed to build custom widgets for the fuel and volt gauges. But I cant for the life of me work out how to import a custom font into this program. Ive ...