Trainer Control on DashSHOP DASH
Dash will search for and connect to ANT FE-C enabled trainers.
To pair to a trainer go to Main menu > Manage sensors > Add sensors > Search via ANT and select any sensor with the FTM type.
Use the new Interactive data fields functionality to interact with the Trainer control field to:
- Control resistance using ERG mode, Level mode, or Sim mode
- Control a trainer with their active workout
- Disable control of the trainer from the Dash to use some other platform (but still view trainer data on the dash)
Add a Trainer Control field to a Dash page
Start a ride and choose between percent grade simulation mode, power-based ERG more or effort level mode
Step 3: (optional)
Load a preset Dash workout, hop on your smart trainer set on ERG mode and get to work
No other GPS Cycling Computer makes it easier to train right.
Trainer Control Tools
Add the Trainer control field to a data page, press select on that data page, and the following tool will appear:
The trainer control field is highlighted and the user can now change the values and control mode according to the table below;
|Sim mode allows the user to change gradient by 0.5% grade||+0.5% changes sim mode gradient value up by 0.5% grade||-0.5% changes sim mode gradient value down by 0.5% grade|
|External mode turns off trainer control||Nothing||Nothing|
|Erg mode allows the user to define a target in increments of 5w||+5w changes the target wattage up by 5 watts||-5w changes the target wattage down by 5 watts|
|Level mode is level 1-20 in increments of 0.5 levels of resistance||+0.5 changes the level up by 0.5||-0.5 changes the level down by 0.5|
|Workout mode means the workout is controlling the trainer||+1% scales the workout targets up by a percentage. Scale persists throughout the workout||-1% scales the workout targets down by a percentage. Scale persists throughout the workout|