Display

The display screen is where the telemetry view screens are configured. Up to 4 telemetry view screens may be configured.

In companion these settings are under the Telemetry in the model editing window.

Screen Layout

Taranis Q X7 Series

Taranis X9 Series

  • Top bar: The top row on the main view of the Taranis X9 series.

    • Voltage source: The telemetry sensor to display as the voltage source.
    • Altitude: The telemetry sensor to display as the altitude source.
  • Name:  The telemetry view screen name. They are ordered in the order that the telemetry view screen are shown.
  • Type:  The screen type. None is skipped on the telemetry view when cycling through the pages. There are four options, none, numbers, bars and a Lua script.

Settings

Taranis Q X7 Series

Taranis X9 Series

Top Bar

The sources to display on the top of the main view of Taranis Q X9 series transmitters. The Taranis Q X7 series does not have a top bar.

Taranis X9 Series – Main View with voltage and altitude telemetry on the top row

Voltage Source

The voltage source could be any source. It does not have to be a voltage source.

Altitude Source

The altitude source could be any source. It does not have to be a altitude source.

Numbers

Taranis Q X7 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 1 Numbers

Taranis X9 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 1 Numbers

Up to 8 sources for the Taranis Q X7 series and 12 sources for the Taranis X9 series may have their values displayed as a number.

The sources are:

  • Inputs
  • Sticks
  • Pots
  • MAX
  • Cyclic
  • Trims
  • Switches
  • Trainer
  • Channels
  • Global variables (GVARS)
  • Time and Timers
  • Telemetry

Bars

Taranis Q X7 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 2 Bars

Taranis X9 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 2 Bars

Up to 4 sources may be displayed as bars. Each source has a configuration for minimum and maximum values to have the bar scale appropriately. For example voltage sensor on a flight Lipo battery with three cells may be configured to have its minimum set to 9.9 volts and maximum set to 12.6 volts.

The Taranis X9 series has a fifth bottom row that will show the RSSI value and associated bar.

The sources are:

  • Inputs
  • Sticks
  • Pots
  • MAX
  • Cyclic
  • Trims
  • Switches
  • Trainer
  • Channels
  • Global variables (GVARS)
  • Timers
  • Telemetry

Lua Script

Taranis Q X7 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 3 Lua Script

Taranis X9 Series – Telemetry View of Screen 3 Lua Script

A Lua script placed in the SCRIPTS/TELEMETRY/ folder of the SD Card may be selected to display on the screen. More…