Test your mettle against this board!
This is a DC Motor Controller that is built off the TIVA TM4C123. This microcontroller has several nice features, such as a CAN bus and two hardware quadrature decoders. This means that we
What is it? Model rocketry is a sport where you launch rockets that you built into the sky, sometimes kilometers high, and retrieve all components, hopefully intact. Why is this cool? Model Rocketry
What to pick? What to chose? Your standard reference to the world of SMD parts.
All my projects for the Summer 2018! Featuring miniatures, more SAMD chips, and 3D printers.
Winner of the 2018 Tech Cup!
Controlling WS2812b (Neopixel) LEDs with the SAMD10 in ATMEL Studio
How to get the JDY-08 module to stream data to your Android phone!
Tuning PID the easy way.
An Arduino shield for driving LED strips!
Spring! A great time to get started on new projects, now that I won't actually freeze the moment I step outside, I can also start embarking on outdoors projects. Tiva TM4C123 The Tiva
Moving from Arduino to ARM can be quite intimidating! This post looks at IDEs from different vendors and weighs the benefits and cost of each IDE for a beginner.
How to build a simple wireless joystick controller for Arduino.
Making GIFs on a Linux computer requires you to jump through a few hoops, after a few hours of experimentation, this is my solution. Of course, you can also use an online service.
When programming in Arduino, you might have occasion to go beyond the standard datatypes of int and String. Data Types You might have noticed that if you did the following: int count = 5;
While blinking LEDs can be really fun, wireless communication is like magic. I combined an nRF24 chip with a ATMEGA328P on a PCB.
Sometimes Arch Linux complains about missing keys, after spending a little too long Googling around, this was the solution: Upgrade archlinux-keyring first, then upgrade the rest of the system. sudo pacman -Sy archlinux-keyring
How to assemble a LM3914 charge indicator board
I had one of these lying around the house. It was bought for the windows and doors, but it was never used at my place. Operation The white package next to the alarm
Fear the orange bar in Arduino, for comes when all is not well.
This is how I hooked up an ST 7735 TFT LCD module to an Arduino. This is a small, cheap screen with color display, and an excellent Adafruit library has already been written
After messing around with the nRF52 for a little while, one day I wondered if there was a cheaper option for bluetooth modules, because all I really wanted was the Bluetooth from the
Tl;dr, don't power Arduino Pro Mini Clones with 12V. You will see smoke. I was attempting to rebuild my Sunrise alarm clock with an Arduino Pro Mini. However when I plugged in
A little desk thingy that can report the weather outside and serve as a Pomodoro timer. I call it the Able Stable. Background I often find myself checking on the weather before I
A guide to getting started in hobby electronics in 2018.