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Discussion in 'EthConGateway by Joshua 1 Systems' started by Daniel1973, Jul 8, 2015.

  1. Daniel1973

    Daniel1973 Apprentice Elf

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    Hi all

    Just wondering what Speed I should set my WS2812B to on my ECG-P2


    Thanks
     
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    All depends on the length of the data wire. I believe I had to set my baud rate at 625 while bench testing lights. Only had a couple inches between lights and controller.
     
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    The general rule is the longer the distance the slower the data speed, so start with the default speed and then dial back from there until you find the sweet spot
     
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    Thanks guys.
     
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    so all going well Daniel????
     
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    Yes Thanks Ben, I now have 2 starbursts ( well at least Half one's ) working on my P2.
     
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    that's great news congrates mate
     

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