When using the 2.5mm
cable with the PixController LE board you will need to cut off one
of the male ends from the cable, strip back the black insulation,
and solder the LANC signal from the cable into the LANC connection
on the PixController LE boards camera port, You will also have to
solder the LANC Ground signal from the cable into the Ground
connection on the PixController LE boards camera port.
Base Ring is the Copper solder
braid. (ACC Ground)
Mid Ring is the Red wire. (Not Used)
Tip is the White wire. (ACC Signal)
Base Ring is the Copper solder braid. (ACC Ground)
Mid Ring is the White wire. (Not Used)
Tip is the Red wire. (ACC Signal)
up your ACC PixController LE
When applying power to your ACC Terminal configured Universal
board you must follow these steps:
1. Start with both the camera off and the LE board off.
2. Plug the 2.5mm cable in between the camcorders ACC
Terminal port and the LE
boards camera port.
3. Power on the camera.
4. Power on the Universal board.
After these steps have been followed correctly you should see the
camera power down after about 5 seconds of applying power to the
Universal board. If you get a series of 5 blinks on the red LED
this means the Universal board cannot "see" the camera.
If you see a blinking green LED this means you powered up/down the
board too quickly. Please power down the camera and LE board, and
unplug the 2.5mm cable, wait for 30-60 seconds, then follow steps
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is an ACC Port?
The ACC Terminal
port was developed by Sony as a remote control protocol for the
higher end models of their digital cameras. ACC
Terminal connectors are usually 2.5mm mini plugs - about the size
of a Walkman headphone.
LANC or ACC 2.5mm Stereo Connector
ACC Terminal connector photo
of Digital Cameras that can
below are the types of digital cameras the LE ACC
board. Devices are connected to the Control board VIA the Cameras ACC
cable (plug-n-play), and
do not require any camera modifications. This is a
great way for a beginner in the trail camera building market to
Terminal port Sony Digital Cameras
Note: This is not a
you find other cameras that work please email us at email@example.com
and we will make note of it for other users.
Using your LANC camcorder with "Photo" button
If you have a Sony camcorder with a LANC port and your
camcorder also has a "Photo" button you can connect your
camcorder you can utilize the ACC
Terminal PIC chip to shutter still photos with your camcorder.