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Driver Mode 18: Latched (Enable)

This page describes a mode of operation for a driver. See the Working with Drivers section of the FAST Serial Protocol documentation for details about how to use it.

Enables and holds a driver in the “on” state. Driver stays on until it is manually changed (with a pulse, disable, etc.) or until the watchdog expires.

[DL/DL]:<DRIVER_ID>,<TRIGGER>,<SWITCH_ID>,<18>,<PWM1_MAXONTIME>,<PWM1>,<PWM2>,<REST_TIME>,<NA><CR>

<DRIVER_ID>

  • FAST Driver number, zero based.

<TRIGGER>

  • 0x00 = Disabled

  • 0x01 = Switch True

  • 0x11 = Switch False

  • 0xC1 = Virtual Switch True

  • 0x81 = Virtual Switch False

<SWITCH_ID>

  • FAST Switch number, zero based.

<MODE>

  • 0x18 = Latched

<PWM1_MAXONTIME>

  • PWM1 Max On-Time in Milliseconds (HEX) This is the initial kick time of the coil

<PWM1>

  • Controls the pwm (power) of the initial kick (<PWM1_MAXONTIME). See PWM Byte Sequence Table for details.

<PWM2>

  • Controls the pwm (power) that’s used to hold this coil in its latched mode until a new command comes in to do something else. See the PWM byte sequence table for details. If you just ant

<REST_TIME>

  • Rest Time in Milliseconds (HEX)

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