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December 12, 2016 11:42
With DesignSpark Mechanical and Bosch Rexroth aluminium extrusion
November 25, 2016 11:38
The main idea of the E-paper project was to make it suitable for the exhibition. This included making the project fit for purpose so that visitors were allowed to interact and comment.
November 21, 2016 12:06
Fed up of waiting in the rain for your bus? Get distracted by emails and social media when you check the bus times app on your phone? #WhereIsMyBus is designed for you!
October 7, 2016 09:38
This is the fourth step of four project about how to apply an open source motion control system to a robotic arm. This time we brought the RobolinkD from IGUS into a real factory, www.gsconverting.com, for a working test.
September 26, 2016 14:00
This is the third step of our project about how to apply an open source motion control system to a robotic arm. This time we are working with a real industrial robot, the Robolink D from IGUS.
September 26, 2016 11:20
This project shows a Flowcode and E-blocks based weather station capable of reading local temperature and humidity with 2 remote thermo-hygrometer sensors. The local board also incorporates a real time clock.
August 11, 2016 09:50
The aim of this exercise is to show students how to the Raspberry Pi may be used in conjunction with a L293D chip to control the direction of rotation a DC motor, and how the speed of a DC motor may be controlled using Pulse Width Modulation (PWM).
August 10, 2016 16:53
The aim of this exercise is to show students how to program the Raspberry Pi to “measure” the state of one of its GPIO pins as a digital input, how the Raspberry Pi may be used in conjunction with an Analogue to Digital Converter (ADC) to measure an analogue voltage.
August 10, 2016 16:51
The aim of this exercise is to instruct students how to program the GPIO pins on the Raspberry Pi as digital outputs. The GPIO pins will be used to control some LEDs and a seven segment LED display.
August 10, 2016 16:08
In this exercise you will use a digital “1-wire” sensor connected directly to the Raspberry Pi’s GPIO port to measure temperature, and investigate how the measured temperature can be used to control a digital output to simulate a central heating thermostat.
August 5, 2016 10:47
After getting MAME going on my Raspberry Pi so that I could play old arcade games. I wanted to hook up a proper joystick.
June 8, 2016 07:45
If you missed Part 1 click HERE to view how the project started.