This forum uses cookies
This forum makes use of cookies to store your login information if you are registered, and your last visit if you are not. Cookies are small text documents stored on your computer; the cookies set by this forum can only be used on this website and pose no security risk. Cookies on this forum also track the specific topics you have read and when you last read them. Please confirm whether you accept or reject these cookies being set.

A cookie will be stored in your browser regardless of choice to prevent you being asked this question again. You will be able to change your cookie settings at any time using the link in the footer.

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
EPsolar/ tracer SignalK
Any progress on this ? 

I'm thinking of using RPI4's built in Bluetooth to connect to the EPsolar charge controller and the batteries' Bluetooth interface. 
(I hate pulling cables around the boat Dodgy).
What I have gathered at least the EPsolar controller uses Modbus protocol for the Bluetooth communication. 

It should be possible to program the built in Bluetooth to connect to the controller, batteries in a round robin fashion and download the 
current data and forward them to SignalK and display the results on a page, could be a tab only for charging and power. Possibly storing 
battery status in the influx database.

I have not see references to such a project, this is a common topic and should be a simple programming only project with no extra hardware since all 
are already present. 

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)