Since version 4.53, Pc Lap Counter include a new interface to read data coming from the Carrera Digital Lap Counter 30342.
Decoding of data is base on the documentation of Brumbaer
Pc Lap Counter have more features than the X-Lap software, for example Pc Lap Counter have sound, drivers rotation, team race, gap, large display,
championship,detection of ghost and pacer car...and more.
The Lap Counter 30342 system only send the car crossing informations, the system not send any
information on throttle level, Pit IN and Pit OUT and so actually you can’t use the fuel management of Pc Lap Counter on a Carrera Digital track with the Lap counter 30342, same for Stop & Go management... BUT
since version 5.03 you can use a Phidget RFID reader to detect pit stop and so there is a possbility to use the analogic fuel management and the Stop & Go feature of Pc Lap Counter on Carrera Digital track with the Lap Counter 30342.
To connect your Carrera Digital Lap Counter 30342 to the PC you need the Electronic lap counter (Ref 30342) and the PC-UNIT (ref 30349).
The PC-UNIT can be replaced by the cable of Rich G, you can buy the cable by sending him a email at email@example.com , you can also buy the cable at Professor Motor or Slot Car-Union.