Two serial interfaces are available with Veronte Autopilots, RS-232 and RS-485. Each one is associated with a set of pins, which are displayed when an interface is selected. Veronte Pipe offers a different set of possible devices to be connected to the system throught the serial port.

Connections – Serial

The user can configure the following fields:

  • Baudrate: This field specifies how fast data is sent over a serial line.
  • Length: This field defines bits number of the message.
  • Stop: Number of the stop bit.
  • Parity: This field is a way of low-level error checking. It can be in odd or even.
TypeStartDataParityStop
Bits14-81-21-2

Bits

User can connect the following devices via serial port:

 Field Description
 Radio External radio connection
 Tunnel Bidirectional tunnel between Veronte unit
 GPS External GPS connection
 Magneto External magnetometer connection
 Capture Capture external data
 Iridium External device to satellite connection
 Custom Messages It designs the format in which the data of more than one byte are sent to Veronte

Connections – Serial

To configure a device throught the serial port go to Devices\ Other\ XPC Uint 8, see section 6.6.5.3.