Use RealSimControl to map your SimulConn I/O boards in your cockpit

The Master board rev.2 has 11 connectors for cockpit controls.

1-8 connects the I/O boards through the Extension board, and 9-11 connects the serial devices like stepper motors, servo’s, and LCD’s.

Use the RealSimControl configurator to assign the I/O boards to the Arduino pins.

The Master board Extension Connector 1 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number2345678
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board Extension Connector 2 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number9101112132021
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/L7/LD/7/LD/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board Extension Connector 3 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number30313233343536
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/L/PD/7/L/PD/7/L/PD/7/L/PD/7/L/PD/7/L/PD/7/L/P

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes
P = PWM

The Master board Extension Connector 4 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number37383940414243
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/L/PD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes
P = PWM

The Master board Extension Connector 5 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number44454647484950
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board Extension Connector 6 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin number515253A0A1A2A3
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/7/LD/7/LD/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board Extension Connector 7 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 7 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin numberA4A5A6A7A8A9A10
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5IO6IO7
SimulConn I/O board typeD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/L

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board Extension Connector 8 uses ribbon cable to connect to an Extension boards M-connector.

The Extension board can connect up to 5 I/O boards ,through its IO connectors, using the following Arduino pins:

Arduino pin numberA11A12A13A14A15  
Extension board connectorIO1IO2IO3IO4IO5  
SimulConn I/O board typeD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/LD/A/7/L  

D = 16x digital input
A = 16x analog input
7 = 8x 7-segmen display
L = 64x LED diodes

The Master board stepper/matrix connecter is connected to the serial interface of the Arduino.

Arduino pin number D18D19   
Stepper/Matrix connector1,2345,6  
ConnectionVINTx1Rx1GND  
The Master board servo connecter is connected to the serial interface of the Arduino.
Arduino pin number D16 D17
Stepper/Matrix connector 1,2 3 4 5,6
Connection VIN Tx2 Rx2 GND
The Master board LCD connecter is connected to the serial interface of the Arduino.
Arduino pin number D14 D15
Stepper/Matrix connector 1,2 3 4 5,6
Connection VIN Tx3 Rx3 GND

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