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by derklempner
Fri Jul 03, 2009 2:15 am
Forum: Serial Port Products
Topic: TC-08 Serial using the windows dll in python get_temp issue
Replies: 1
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Mystery solved! If you call get_temp outside a loop you'll get 0 returned as it seems the pico needs to run through a few cycles before it starts returning temperatures. I have attached a "How to use the serial TC-08 with python" script for anyone else who might be interested in getting their serial...
by derklempner
Thu Jul 02, 2009 4:49 am
Forum: Serial Port Products
Topic: TC-08 Serial using the windows dll in python get_temp issue
Replies: 1
Views: 5324

TC-08 Serial using the windows dll in python get_temp issue

Hi, I've been trying to nut out how to use the TC-08 serial version through python on windows. The device works fine in pico log. Opening the device and setting up the channels appers to be okay (those functions return '1'), but I can't for the life of me figure out how to use get_temp.. The cold ju...