Tiny Power RF Comm

nrf24-showing-status-byte3Figure 1: Status and printDetail() page of the pingpair_dyn sample app (click to enlarge).

Finally, the nRF24 devices are talking to each other!  It was a bit of a road trip.  One thing to note is the importance of the status byte, and the status page.  A hex 0x00 in the status byte, and lots of zeros in the printDetail() page is a pretty good indicator that your SPI is not operational, and you’re not talking to the transceiver.  More on this issue follows …

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