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olie
05/04/2013, 08:13 PM
idk if i set this up right i wanna dose 1 time every day for 1 min. i have brs dosers and kinda lost with the osc setting. can some one lmk if this is setup right?
alk i have osc set up at
Fallback OFF
Set OFF
OSC 000:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON

cal i have it setup at
Fallback OFF
Set OFF
OSC 030:00/001:00/029:00 Then ON

Bigcefa
05/04/2013, 09:50 PM
Post in the Neptune section

Daimyo68
05/04/2013, 09:52 PM
alk i have osc set up at
Fallback OFF
Set OFF
OSC 000:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON

cal i have it setup at
Fallback OFF
Set OFF
OSC 030:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON

Corrected the Cal time, in red

Mark Bianco
05/04/2013, 09:52 PM
What will happen with the first OSC code you have is it will dose for one minute every hour on the hour or a total of 24 doses. The second will dose twice as many times except only 30 minutes later By what you wrote you only wanted to dose for one minute once a day? If you wanted to dose one time per hour then try this.

(Alk)
Fallback OFF
OSC 000:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON

(Cal)
Fallback OFF
OSC 030:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON

From what I understand the first part of the OSC command tells it from midnight how long to be off then it goes into on /off repeating cycle.

The Apex processes commands from the top down that means the last true code wins. Now if you want to turly only dose for one minute every day then you would need to add a time statement to the bottom of each statemet to keep it off.

(Alk)
Fallback OFF
OSC 000:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON
IF Time 0:02 To 23:55 Then OFF

(Cal)
Fallback OFF
OSC 030:00/001:00/059:00 Then ON
IF Time 0:35 To 23:25 Then OFF

If you have a PH probe then you could also add a line something like this to the bottom of each code.

If PH > 8.5 Then OFF


Also the set command is not needed with the OSC code and sometimes it confuses the Apex it is reccomended to remove it.

Hope that helps

Mark

PS there is also a Neptune forum here and may get quicker and more responces.

Justdrew
05/05/2013, 12:40 AM
It was right the first time for equal dosing 30 minutes apart.

olie
05/05/2013, 08:51 PM
Ok so I have to change the cal osc setting to to dose 1 min per hour?
030:00/001:00/59:00?
Or
030:00/001:00/29?

olie
05/06/2013, 10:42 AM
Bump^