Jared Sanson


Archive for 2015

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Apr 9th 2015

Driving FPDLink Displays

An intro to the FPD-Link display interface, commonly used in laptop and monitor LCD panels!

Apr 9th 2015


I've always been interested in the idea of re-using old laptop LCDs, but it always seemed out of my reach until recently I had a huge urge to wire up a special sunlight-readable Portege R500 "transflective" LCD, and I discovered it isn't that hard to do!

Nov 28th 2015


pyMATE is a python library that can be used to emulate an Outback MATE unit, and talk to any supported Outback device such as an MX charge controller, an FX inverter, a FlexNET DC monitor, or a hub with multiple devices attached to it.