Instructables: exploring - video - technology - microcontrollers - microcontroller http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:04:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 PIC Basics - DC Dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-Basics-DC-Dimmer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/NSL5/HSGFY4T5/F7YNSL5HSGFY4T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/NSL5/HSGFY4T5/F7YNSL5HSGFY4T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/NSL5/HSGFY4T5/F7YNSL5HSGFY4T5.SMALL.jpg misperry In this first video we will be looking at creating an LED dimmer circuit with using the PWM module in the pic16f1938 microcontroller. In the second video we will be looking at the demo of using the PWM module in a PIC microcontroller to control the brightness of an LED Follow me on youtube http://...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 19:46:42 PST
PIC Music with PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-Music-with-PWM/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/DZV7/HRWNE0WB/F1ODZV7HRWNE0WB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/DZV7/HRWNE0WB/F1ODZV7HRWNE0WB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/DZV7/HRWNE0WB/F1ODZV7HRWNE0WB.SMALL.jpg misperry In this first video we will we will be looking at the code to make music using a pic microcontroller instead of the arduino. In the second video we will be looking at a demo of the music code we wrote for the PIC16f1938 chip. Be sure and check out the survey for what kind of content you would like...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 18:07:21 PST
PIC Basics - PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-Basics-PWM/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/IBKI/HRKR2INH/F97IBKIHRKR2INH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/IBKI/HRKR2INH/F97IBKIHRKR2INH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/IBKI/HRKR2INH/F97IBKIHRKR2INH.SMALL.jpg misperry In this first video we will be looking at how to begin using the PWM module in a PIC microcontroler.  These videos were getting large and I needed to split it up since I want to make sure I give all that is involved. Enjoy! In the second video we will be looking at the code for the PWM module. The...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:02:28 PST
Using Bootloaders PIC Microcontrollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Bootloaders-PIC-Microcontrollers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/43FA/HRPBK3P0/FWA43FAHRPBK3P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/43FA/HRPBK3P0/FWA43FAHRPBK3P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/43FA/HRPBK3P0/FWA43FAHRPBK3P0.SMALL.jpg misperry In this first video we will be looking at the hardware hookup as well as some short information on how bootloaders work. The link for the tiny bootloader is listed below: http://www.etc.ugal.ro/cchiculita/software/picbootloader.htm I apologize for having to split these two up but the second video ...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:11:25 PST
Using ADC Module with PIC Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-ADC-Module-with-PIC-Microcontroller/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/2LYU/HRPBK3P8/FJ42LYUHRPBK3P8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/2LYU/HRPBK3P8/FJ42LYUHRPBK3P8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/2LYU/HRPBK3P8/FJ42LYUHRPBK3P8.SMALL.jpg misperry In the first video we will be looking at some hardware connections and tips and tricks on how to build a simple ADC (Analog to Digital Converter) circuit with a Potentiometer as the Analog source.  We will cover what is listed in the datasheet and how to read it. In the next part of this video we w...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:06:01 PST
Capacitive Touch Sensing http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-Touch-Sensing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/UKZ2/HRPBK3T8/FPQUKZ2HRPBK3T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/UKZ2/HRPBK3T8/FPQUKZ2HRPBK3T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/UKZ2/HRPBK3T8/FPQUKZ2HRPBK3T8.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at using a PIC micro that has the capacitive touch sensing module on board.  This will be the PIC16f727 chip.  These are part of the mTouch series of PIC micro's that Microchip has come out with.  I talk in this video about some cad software that you can download a f...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:06:44 PST
water tank automation - prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/water-tank-automation-prototype/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I80U/HQ1DRJQF/FKMI80UHQ1DRJQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I80U/HQ1DRJQF/FKMI80UHQ1DRJQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I80U/HQ1DRJQF/FKMI80UHQ1DRJQF.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech micro controller based water tank automation   12v prototype      8 LED  level indication     12v dc water pump      pic16f877a micro-controller http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fe4I3bVfs-A&feature=youtu.be
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:31:29 PST
Digital ic tester using pic microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-ic-tester-using-pic-microcontroller/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4R7L/HPFZZG6R/FBA4R7LHPFZZG6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4R7L/HPFZZG6R/FBA4R7LHPFZZG6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4R7L/HPFZZG6R/FBA4R7LHPFZZG6R.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech Digital IC  tester  using pic16f877a  micro-controller  supporting devices         7400         7402         7404         7407         7408         7432         7486         74266
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 03:02:09 PST
How to log data from the arduino board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-log-data-from-the-arduino-board/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/VRZW/HO7XKHXP/FPKVRZWHO7XKHXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/VRZW/HO7XKHXP/FPKVRZWHO7XKHXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/VRZW/HO7XKHXP/FPKVRZWHO7XKHXP.SMALL.jpg kerimil How to log (save) data received through the serial from the arduino board (or any other microcontroller/project that uses serial). I explain where to get the programme that can do it, how to set it up, use and how to export serial data to a file. At the end I show how the data can be later uploaded ...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:56:57 PST
DIY RC Robot with your Android Phone Tutorial Part 1: from Android phone to the microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-Robot-with-your-Android-Phone-Tutorial-Part/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Build your own DIY RC Robot controller using your Android phone, Bluetooth module, and Atmega328 Microcontroller (Arduino compatible) for less than $15.  Control robots with various sizes large and small.  Step by step tutorial. The RobotControl Android App is available here: https://play.google.co...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 06:43:44 PST
Ardunio Controlled Sound Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Ardunio-Controlled-Sound-Sensor-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/H601/HAH02RY0/FJ5H601HAH02RY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/H601/HAH02RY0/FJ5H601HAH02RY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/H601/HAH02RY0/FJ5H601HAH02RY0.SMALL.jpg csteffanini Building a Arduino Sound Sensor Controller Tools -Soldering iron -7in of wire -screw driver -solder -shrink tube -needle nose pliers -cutter pliers Parts - a relay   (http://www.mouser.com/Search/ProductDetail.aspx?qs=0cdP5f6kAtG%252b5JijxMWEYQ%3D%3D) -a sound sensor (https://www.jameco.com/weba...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 01:06:48 PST
6 DOF prototype robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/6-DOF-prototype-robotic-arm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/M1VP/H5IRWVM8/FFPM1VPH5IRWVM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/M1VP/H5IRWVM8/FFPM1VPH5IRWVM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/M1VP/H5IRWVM8/FFPM1VPH5IRWVM8.SMALL.jpg dragonator the prototype of a 6 degree of freedom robotic arm. The prototype is made out of 6mm MDF and hot glue. The base joint is 3D printed PLA with two 608ZZ bearings, the servo couldn't handle the weight of the arm by itself. The final version will be fully printable and i will upload those when they are...
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 12:44:08 PDT
Rainbow glowing ping pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-ping-pong/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/3MMV/H0OJ01CS/F7J3MMVH0OJ01CS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/3MMV/H0OJ01CS/F7J3MMVH0OJ01CS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/3MMV/H0OJ01CS/F7J3MMVH0OJ01CS.SMALL.jpg jedreg Build up a tiny board that fits into ping-pong to glow in rainbow colors using RGB LED driven by attiny13 microcontroller. Device is powered from CR2032 battery and uses software switch with auto power-off. Every electronics hobbyist can replicate this DIY device visiting project homepage offeri...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 00:10:23 PDT
PIC KICK TWEET! http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-KICK-TWEET-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/HNC3/GW4I0NSU/FROHNC3GW4I0NSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/HNC3/GW4I0NSU/FROHNC3GW4I0NSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/HNC3/GW4I0NSU/FROHNC3GW4I0NSU.SMALL.jpg entesla This is a video of PIC KICK development Board and Twitter in action. The Instructable for this video can be found at http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-KICK-TWEET-/ Working: A desktop application is created with ease for grabbing the latest tweet from your twitter account. The application then for...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 05:12:04 PST
The Smyposium Timer With Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Smyposium-Timer-With-Sound/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/YX75/GVXH9ZAB/FR7YX75GVXH9ZAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/YX75/GVXH9ZAB/FR7YX75GVXH9ZAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/YX75/GVXH9ZAB/FR7YX75GVXH9ZAB.SMALL.jpg hobbyman The making of the timer we designed and built for the symposium on industrial product design at our university.  :) It has Two 128x64 graphical LCD screens, displays time in century gothic font, set time is adjustable by two side buttons, lapsed time is shown on screens and 6 leds on top, timer prod...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2011 11:49:59 PST
Mooninite LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Mooninite-LED-Display/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/VCSN/FB11U2RW/FOBVCSNFB11U2RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/VCSN/FB11U2RW/FOBVCSNFB11U2RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/VCSN/FB11U2RW/FOBVCSNFB11U2RW.SMALL.jpg Gadre Title says it all...
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Sun, 6 Jan 2008 08:14:36 PST
An Electronic, Battery-less Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Electronic-Battery-less-Dice/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RK32/FAQDXEI3/FXZRK32FAQDXEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RK32/FAQDXEI3/FXZRK32FAQDXEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RK32/FAQDXEI3/FXZRK32FAQDXEI3.SMALL.jpg Gadre Update: A complete Instructable for this is here: Faraday For Fun: An Electronic Batteryless DiceA Microcontroller, AVR Tiny13 based electronic dice, that does not use any battery or any normal power source. Instead it derives its power from a voltage generator based on the Faraday principle using a...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 06:41:04 PST
Electronic Tic-Tac-Toe with RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Tic-Tac-Toe-with-RGB-LEDs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SMALL.jpg cedtlab RGB LED game to play Tic-Tac-Toe for two players. Uses 2 AVR Microcontrollers: Mega16 and Mega8. RGB LEDs allow each user to choose his/her color to represent Cross/Nut.
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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 06:22:59 PST