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How to Set a Start/Finish Line with VBOX Touch

A start/finish line is required within the Lap Timing Mode to calculate lap times. By default, the start/finish line used is detected from the Currently Selected Track based on the GPS location.

Manually Set a Start/Finish Line

It is possible to manually set a start/finish line when moving, overwriting the line detected within the circuit layout.

To manually set a start/finish line, tap the screen within the Basic Lap Timing Screen or select Set Start Gate within the Settings.

A screen will be displayed, allowing you to cancel the start/finish line gate set within 5 seconds by repressing the screen. After 5 seconds, you are required to drive forward in a straight direction to complete the process. The gate is set at 90° to the detected heading and the width is dependent in what is selected within the Gate Width Settings.

The detected location when the screen is initially pressed/start gate set is used as the centre point of start/finish gate. 

If you are defining a separate Finish Line, this gate will act as the Start Line only

VBOX Touch Lap Timing New Line.png
New start/finish line cancellation screen

Notes:

  • The vehicle must be moving >0.8 km/h and the unit have satellite lock to set a Start/Finish Line.
  • If start/finish line setting is cancelled, any live lap prediction for the current lap will be lost and unavailable for use.

Manually Set a Separate Finish Line

It is possible to manually set a separate finish line when moving, overwriting the finish line detected within the circuit layout.

To manually set a finish line, tap the screen within the Basic Lap Timing Screen if Standing Start has been Enabled, or select Set Finish Gate within the Settings.

A screen will be displayed, allowing you to cancel the finish line gate set within 5 seconds by repressing the screen. After 5 seconds, you are required to drive forward in a straight direction to complete the process. The gate is set at 90° to the detected heading and the width is dependent in what is selected within the Gate Width Settings.

The detected location when the screen is initially pressed/finish gate set is used as the centre point of finish gate. 

A separate finish line must be set if you are using Standing Start Mode.

VBOX Touch Lap Timing New Finish.png
New finish line cancellation screen

Notes:

  • The vehicle must be moving >0.8 km/h and the unit have satellite lock to set a Finish Line.
  • If finish line setting is cancelled, any live lap prediction for the current lap will be lost and unavailable for use.

Clear the Separate Finish Line

(Only selectable if a Finish gate has been set)

VBOX Touch Lap Timing Settings Clear Finish Gate.png
 

Selecting the Clear Finish Gate option within the Lap Timing Settings will clear the separate Finish line and will use the active Start line as a combined Start/Finish line.

A screen will be displayed, allowing you to cancel the finish line clear within 5 seconds by repressing the screen.

If the finish line is cleared, the LEDs will briefly flash green twice and the unit will emit an audible confirmation notification.

VBOX Touch Lap Timing Clear Finish.png
Clear finish line cancellation screen

Notes:

  • When the finish gate is cleared, all existing lap timing values and lap history will be cleared.
  • If finish line setting is cancelled, any live lap prediction for the current lap may be lost and unavailable for use.

Load Start/Finish or Finish Line Gates

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