November 22, 2011
about 2 years ago
Yes - I have successfully used the code on GitHub from sparkfun. I also have the code you posted on Dangerous Prototypes, adding the two methods you posted to get SAME message and clear SAME message. This is what I am currently using. With your source, I do get 0x80 after power up. I did have to change the address define (#define ADDRESS_IC B0010001) to what I was using for the sparkfun source (#define ADDRESS_IC B1100011). I set up a menu in the loop() function where I can call chkStatus() - this is where it returns Status Bit: FF, 11111111.
Hardware-wise, I do not have anything connected to GP01, GP02, or SEN on the Sparkfun breakout board.
I have things in place for the weekly test today - should know more after 11:00 AM.
Update: During the weekly test today, I got a message length of 152, but no message was displayed.
Could you post an example sketch using the SAME read and SAME clear functions on your site? All I’m getting for the status byte is 0xFF - I thought a logic HI indicated data was present. I have this break out board connected to the Arduino Uno R3.
about 3 years ago
I’m also working on a project that needs an integrated weather band receiver. A breakout board with this WX band chip would really help things along!
No public wish lists :(
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