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How to Live-stream telemetry from your AIM dash

14 channels of AIM data Want to add real-time telemetry to your AIM dashboard? Now you can stream multiple channels of data and more to Podium – using RaceCapture/Pro and a single cable! How does it work? AIM data is provided by the SmartyCam CAN bus data stream. Nearly all AIM dashboards support the SmartyCam interface – if…

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Help us test extended BMW E46 CAN channels

Photo courtesy of Tony Harrison, with permission (CC-BY-SA) Got a RaceCapture/Pro and an E46?  We need your help! The 2.8.7 release of the RaceCapture/Pro firmware adds an important feature which lets us extract CAN bus data at a more detailed level.  This unlocks a number of additional telemetry channels for the E46, including individual wheel speeds, fuel…

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Next generation CAN bus mapping

We’ve been working on the next generation CAN bus mapping capabilities for RaceCapture – including RaceCapture/Pro and the new RaceCapture currently on Kickstarter and we have some updates for you! Easy selection of preset mappings Before digging into the powerful mapping features, you’ll have the opportunity browse through and select a matching CAN mapping preset for existing ECUs…

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CAN Bus integration – including reverse engineering!

The curiosity and demand for RaceCapture/Pro CAN bus integration is quite high based on all of the feedback and activity we’ve been seeing. Our friend Zandr showed us this One Cool Hack in Lua scripting that was especially clever: a clean way to map CAN bus IDs to function calls that extract and map telemetry data. Spurred on by his creativity, I…

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BMW E46 CAN data via RaceCapture/Pro now available!

You asked for it, and we delivered! The past few weeks we’ve spent researching and testing CAN support for the BMW E46 platform. We’re now proud to announce official setup instructions for CAN wiring and RaceCapture/Pro configuration to get your CAN data to the cloud! Read the instructions here: http://www.autosportlabs.net/BMW_E46_CAN Currently we have support for…

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Pre- CAN/OBD-II Lotus Elise/Exige – you CAN data!

A few days ago a customer asked if we could integrate with the OBD-II interface on pre-2008 ECUs on the Lotus Elise or Exige. Normally we’d say ‘sorry, not out of the box’, as 2008 was the year CAN was mandated on OBD-II. As it turns out from this post on LotusTalk, even the pre-OBDII/CAN…

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