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How to Use Reversing Radar Display 0.36 Connected Digital Tube LED Seven Segments Green/Yellow/Red Three Colors

       I found this Reversing Radar display and bought some to purchase in my shop . I couldn't find almost any documentation for the display or any like it, so I made some documentation of my own.  This is why they call it a "reversing radar" display, for uses in parking radars and distance sensors.     It has a total of 29 LED segments on a package with twelve pins. In use, it's similar to a four-digit seven-segment display, with the exception of the decimal point which makes the first digit an eight-segment display.  Here is a picture showing the usage of the reversing radar display: Set 1:  Common Anode (Pin 1) A: 10 GND B: 3 GND C: 4 GND D: 7 GND E: 5 GND F: 6 GND G: 8 GND Set 2:  Common Anode (Pin 12) N: 10 GND M: 3 GND L: 4 GND K: 7 GND J: 5 GND I: 6 GND H: 8 GND Set 3:  Common Anode (Pin 2) S1.A: 10 GND S1.A: 3 GND S1.A: 4 GND S1.A: 7 GND S1.A: 5 GND S1.A: 6 GND S1.A: 8 GND DP = 9 GND Set 4:  Common Anode (Pin 11) S2.A: 10 GND S2.B: 3 GND S2.C: 4 GND S2.D: 7 G

Who is Christopher's Factory?

  Christopher, AKA Christopher's Factory is an American YouTuber, content creator, and internet personality. He was born and raised in central Texas. After living in Thailand for two years, Christopher went to Texas State University, where he received his Bachelor's of Science in Finance. Now married, Christopher still lives in Central Texas, where he continues to make videos and content relating to STEM, as well as project-based vlogs and how-to videos. He has a special affinity for electronics and homemade wind turbines.  (Okay, I'll write in first-person from here) Is Christopher's Factory an Engineer? No. I went to school for finance, my first love. I've always been enthralled by the world of finance. I like to joke around that while being into stocks and crypto is fairly vogue now, when I was a teenager, it was relatively niche, and largely unheard of for someone my age. I opened my first brokerage account the day I turned 18, with a new FinTech company that bo