Data Streaming to 3rd Parties and OS

​1​. Applicable products

  • Series 1520 Thrust Stand
  • Series 1580 Thrust Stand and Dynamometer
  • Series 1585 Thrust Stand and Dynamometer
  • Series 1780 Thrust Stand and Dynamometer

2.​ What describes your problem?

Please find within the following table which describes your problem. Once selected, mark down the troubleshooting points to follow.

Table scope


3.
 Problem specific troubleshooting

3.1​ Can I stream my measurement data to any 3rd-party softwares such as Matlab, ROS, Raspberry Pi?

It is possible to communicate with external software using UDP network communication, but you will need to write your own communication protocol. In some cases, we may be able to help you write what you need under a programming contract. If you want to try, go to the “Automatic Control” tab of our software, and go to the script called “Network-UDP”. There is an example script to get you started with UDP communication:

​3.2​ Can I use ChromeOS to control the stand?

No, the RCbenchmark software only supports Windows, Linux and Mac. You may download each of the version with this link:

https://docs.rcbenchmark.com/en/dynamometer/software/dynamometer-software-download.html

Any OS that is not listed on our website, shall not work with the software.

4.​ Problems persist?

We support all issues related to the measurement tools itself, and we can provide limited support regarding your test setup and power-train selection. If you need extended support for your specific tests, manufacturing facility or UAV, contact us at sales@rcbenchmark.com. We offer extended support contracts including phone and video conference at affordable rates.

To obtain a solution to your problem faster, please indicate which troubleshooting steps you have already done. Also, include the debug log from the software. If relevant, please also include screenshot or pictures of the issue.

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