Taranis QX7 bluetooth

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by abdulfpv » Wed Oct 17, 2018 11:30 am

Yes my friend i agree with you.

I think i will use lua script for telemetry in my taranisqx7.

Many thanks for your help.
Thanks again.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by morphin3 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:33 am

Hi. I read the whole thread and I like the idea of sharing the data from taranis qx7. But, I need something different. I need a place where I can get telemetry data, convert it with arduino and display it on an oled.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Kilrah » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:12 am

So an equivalent to the FSD?
https://alofthobbies.com/frsky-dashboar ... splay.html

Can be connected to module slot pins.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by morphin3 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:22 am

Yes, like FSD. But custom data to be displayed.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by morphin3 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:31 am

I found the pinout of the module bay on back side of taranis, but how to make telemetry to go through the signal pin?


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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Kilrah » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:48 am

The smart port (bottom) pin already carries all telemetry.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by morphin3 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:51 am

Do you mean a bottom pin of module bay or pin on bottom of the radio? Thanks for info.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Kilrah » Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:08 am

Both actually. The bottom connector has the sport line as well.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by MikeB » Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:32 pm

I'm adding a couple of commands to scripts on ersky9x to allow sending and receiving data over bluetooth. In theory, it should then be possible to pick up telemetry values, format them as serial data and send them out over bluetooth in whatever structure you like.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Edir » Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:11 am

Hi friends.... maybee this can be done with a QX7 ??

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by MikeB » Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:13 pm

Yes, that module may be fitted. Currently I don't have support for it in ersky9x, and as it is a 4.0 Low Energy device, I understand it doesn't actually perform that well as the data throughput is limited.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by jasc » Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:34 pm

Hi

I just registered here....
And I hope my question is right in this thread :?

Well, I got a Qx7 S and thought about what can be done with the built in Bluetooth module. Everywhere I looked people were talking about the wireless trainer or adding BT modules to X9 oder X7 radios and I could not really find what I was looking for.

What I want is a little Groundstation via Smart Port from the QX7s via BT:
Must have:
- Real Time GPS Position on Map
- Real Time Telemetry

Nice to have:
- Access to Betaflight / iNav Settings (like the lua that is running on my QX7s)

Can this be done, are there solutions available ??
Also I use R9 Module

Thank you so much in advance for sharing some thoughts and knowledge or just pointing me in the right forum or website with info

Happy Flying
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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Kilrah » Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:55 pm

Possible yes, but there is nothing that already exists for that.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by jhsa » Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:09 pm

In Ersky9x is possible to send Frsky telemetry over Bluetooth. Not sure if it works only with the old D protocol, or if it also sends S.Port.. I never tried this one, only the D protocol..
Not sure this is what the OP wants though.. :) If not, I do apologize.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by Kilrah » Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:13 pm

Getting the data is no issue, but then the whole display/app for today's data there is none that exists.

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by pd5dj » Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:53 am

Does the Trainer function work with a BT module yet?

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by jhsa » Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:10 pm

It does since a long time in Ersky9x :)

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Re: Taranis QX7 bluetooth

Post by MikeB » Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:46 pm

Ersky9x supports trainer over bluetooth if you use a HC-05 type module. The "official" module from FrSky is a BT4.0, low energy type and has limited throughput. I understand trainer operation using that module wasn't very reliable. It may have been improved, but my testing with another low energy module did not give a good enough performance, so I haven't added support for BT4.0 modules in ersky9x.

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