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 through 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 the 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

The user can connect the following devices via serial port:

Field Description
RadioExternal radio connection
TunnelBidirectional tunnel between Veronte units
GNSSExternal GNSS connection
MagnetoExternal magnetometer connection
CaptureCapture external data
IridiumExternal device to satellite connection
Custom MessagesIt designs the format in which the data of more than one byte are sent to Veronte

Connections – Serial

To configure a device through the serial port go to Devices – Other – I/O Manager.