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  • Tweeting, Wireless, Ugly Drum Smoker (UDS) temperature controller using Android

    Great instructable! Really glad you put this together Deeg. Used both of your UDS instructables to create the smoker and the controller.I've been using the 2.0 beta of the software you put out and it's been working so far. Finally putting it to the real test today and have a boston butt on.Something for anyone who's about to take this project on from scratch: The latest version of the IOIO now has this type of jack for the power input:http://www.digikey.com/product-search/en?mpart=B2B...That link also lists the mating products. Personally, I just soldered my power connections but I don't really recommend it. It's surface mounted so the risk of damaging something is pretty high.Also: If I were to do this again, I wouldn't use a soldered breadboard. I'd just use the poke and go ty...

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    Great instructable! Really glad you put this together Deeg. Used both of your UDS instructables to create the smoker and the controller.I've been using the 2.0 beta of the software you put out and it's been working so far. Finally putting it to the real test today and have a boston butt on.Something for anyone who's about to take this project on from scratch: The latest version of the IOIO now has this type of jack for the power input:http://www.digikey.com/product-search/en?mpart=B2B...That link also lists the mating products. Personally, I just soldered my power connections but I don't really recommend it. It's surface mounted so the risk of damaging something is pretty high.Also: If I were to do this again, I wouldn't use a soldered breadboard. I'd just use the poke and go type, like this: http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/700-00012/700-00012-ND/1774444?WT.mc_id=IQ_7595_G_pla1774444&wt.srch=1&wt.medium=cpc&WT.srch=1&gclid=CjwKEAjwtqe8BRCs-9DdpMOilBoSJAAyqWz_Z6yqYaozjtsOOf3c2MgnfH0TdIcu-nVU0_FnB8YDABoCqHXw_wcB

    Another thing to mention: I'm bought the same battery as Deeg. I'm going to replace my gator clips with F2 terminals for a better connection.https://www.amazon.com/Terminal-Adapters-Lead-Acid...

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