I'm a bit confused here. I want to connect my 4-channel relays to control 4 solenoid valves connected to my garden sprinklers.
I would like to set them up so that everyday...
Ch1 on at 9:00am, off at 9:03am
Ch2 on at 9:03am, off at 9:06am
Ch3 on at 9:06am, off at 9:09am
Ch4 on at 9:09am, off at 9:12am
then again in the afternoon...
Ch1 on at 16:00pm, off at 16:03pm
Ch2 on at 16:03pm, off at 16:06pm
Ch3 on at 16:06pm, off at 16:09pm
Ch4 on at 16:09pm, off at 16:12pm
I tried to do schedules in ewelink app but it limit me to only 8 schedules.
I need 16 schedules to "on" and "off" the valves twice a day.
I think this can be done via inching or interlocking but I can't figure out how.
Any help is much appreciated.
Hi, I can think of two ways to achieve that.
1) Set an inching duration of 4 to 5 minutes, then set all the timers to turn each channel on. They will turn off automatically when the inching duration ends. This way your entire watering schedule only takes 8 timers.
2) Use the scene functinoallity, now you have time trigged events. You can use 2 scenes to turn it on and off or just trun them on and let the inching take care to turn them off similar to item 1 explained above.