Easy Controller 4-1

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This is universal manual and remote (web, IP, cluster) controller for antenna switch or another device with 4 positions. There is universal output driver - you can use +12 V OUT or switching to the Ground. IP remote module (IMPERO32) is optional. It offers you another 8 external outputs for another relays - you can switch ON PA, light, TRX etc. Output is again universal (+12V or GND). Controller has also PTT hot switch protection.

Main functions:

Parameters:

Default output setting is with TBD driver. Output control is +12V. If you need to control external devices by switching to ground, you must replace the driver with ULN and change the Jumper settings. ULN is not included. Can be ordered here.

Version with REMOTE control:

Remote module:

Parameters for Remote Module / Daughter board OLI IP:


easy controller remote control

Example for remote control User Interface (UI), there for Stack Match 1-3 controller


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easy controller remote control status

Example for External Relays:


  • You can use another 8 external relays. You can control another 8 things you like. It is simply 8 x ON/OFF
  • Outputs can be configured as: switching to ground or + voltage.
  • Output voltage could be the same as controller supply voltage or different - connected to Vext pin at connector.


  • Optional 8 Relay DIN module:


  • External 8 relay module which could switch external devices. More here:


  • Block diagram for LAN core
  • impero32 block diagram

    Connectors:

  • There are pictures with connectors descriptions
  • You can find more information in Manual

  • Controller to RF switch:

    antenna controller 4 to 1

    DB15 at controller (only first 4 outputs are used):

    antenna controller 4 to 1

    RJ45 (TO RF SWITCH) at controller (only first 4 outputs are used):

    antenna controller 4 to 1

    Remote version DB9 (EXTERNAL REMOTE RELAYS) - external 8 outputs:

    antenna controller 4 to 1

    Download

    4-1 Easy Controller
    Universal 8 OUT board sch pcb 205
    4-1 FP board ver. 0.4 sch pcb
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