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How to add Magnetic Switch to your efoil electric surfboard?

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How to add Magnetic Switch to your efoil electric surfboard?

I want to connect a magnetic switch as a safety switch. When I drop the surfboard or efoil, the magnetic switch will follow me to drop off. At this time, the motor ESC stops working. What should I do? 1. What is Magnetic switch?  Magnetic switch is an electrical switch that makes or breaks contact in the  presence of a magnetic field. Applications include situations where it is not desirable or possible for moving elements to make direct contact with the switch, such as in explosive environments, submerged in liquids, and where repetitive contact with a mechanical switch would result in undesired wear. Generally, the...

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How to do when first connect your VESC or VESC based controller to VESC_TOOL ?

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How to do when first connect your VESC or VESC based controller to VESC_TOOL ?

1.  When first connect your VESC or VESC based controller to VESC_TOOL, it will install driver automatically, please make sure your computer is connected to internet.   2. After driver is installed, it will show the virtual port (COM18 in the video and screenshot) for this VESC or VESC based controller 3. Refresh your VESC_TOOl to get the correct port.  4. If the connection port is wrong, it won't connect.  Check video for detailed steps:  - VESC based controllers in our shop:   More reference: If my computer can not download driver automitically, how should I do? Please check following blog: How to install VESC Driver...

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New Product Pre-order Discount!!! MTSKR20V2 ESK8 Screen Remote for DIY skateboard longboard

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New Product Pre-order Discount!!!  MTSKR20V2 ESK8 Screen Remote for DIY skateboard longboard

(Pre-order) Maytech MTSKR2005WF V2 ESK8 Screen Remote for DIY skateboard Compatible with VESC FOCBOX Pre-order Discount Price: US$65.9/set. Shipping will be arranged on about 15-20 July, 2020. MTSKR1905WF Esurf/Esk8 VS MTSKR2005WF V2 ESK8 :

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How to install VESC Driver? VESC Driver Installation Tutorial

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How to install VESC Driver? VESC Driver Installation Tutorial

Please download Driver: https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0089/3065/6320/files/VESCDrivers.rar?v=1592371404 There are 3 installation methods for VESC Driver: Install Driver without plugged USB, but after installation, plug in the usb, the driver will assign a virtual port number. If the driver is not an executable program, then manuallyselect the Driver to install: you need to insert the usb to continue the installation. Please use the above Driver “inf” file. If the computer is connected to the Internet, after plugging in the USB, windows will automatically search for the drive online. This process is very long, about 5 minutes. If install manually: The first step: select the device...

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Why does my VESC stop connecting to PC when turns on a DC power supply?

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Why does my VESC stop connecting to PC when turns on a DC  power supply?

Why does my VESC stop connecting to PC when turns on a DC switch power supply? (the light is off, there is no response, and the computer cannot be connected) What is switch power supply? (regulated power supply PSU) The definition of a switching power supply is an electronic device that converts and regulates the voltage of electrical power. What's the difference of battery and switch power supply (PSU)? 1. The difference is that the battery has a higher impedance, especially at the frequencies you are using, than the nicely regulated power supply. 2. A battery will output most of the time a constant voltage. A PSU...

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