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Interfacing rotary encoders to PIC
posted December 19 2010 17:16.45 by Giorgos Lazaridis

AndyO from digital diy made a new project with PIC micro. He got himself a couple of scroll-up-down rotary encoders and run some tests with them. Finally, he made a circuit with a...

[Link: digital diy]
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Tags: electronic project   lcd   diy   microcontroller   pic   part review   

The treasure chest of captain... Atmegabeard
posted November 23 2010 6:29.48 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Did you play treasure-hunt when you were kids? I did! And it was a favorite game. This dad over here made a treasure chest some 10 years ago...

[Via: make]    [Link: dksmall]
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A PIC Precision thermometer
posted November 13 2010 8:38.27 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Here is a brand new PIC project suggested by R-B. The guy from Embedded Lab got the LM35 precision temperature sensor and interfaced it into an analog input of the PIC...

[Link: Embedded Lab]
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Make use of the PIC analog to digital converter
posted November 10 2010 17:00.48 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Here is a very nice blog entry for those who want to use the Analog to Digital module of PIC microprocessors. Once more...

[Link: Embedded Lab]
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Diode and BJ transistor tester (PIC)
posted November 9 2010 14:19.41 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Embedded Lab just posted a new project. Using the PIC16F688, he made a diode and Bipolar Junction Transistor tester. The part to be tested is placed at 2 (if diode) or...

[Link: Embedded Lab]
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Laptop mod for aeroplane seats
posted November 8 2010 5:56.13 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Benjamin from benheck had this problem when traveling with the airplane. And its a common problem after all, when you try to open your laptop sitting in this airplane seat...

[Link: Ben Heck]
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Tags: crazy hack   lcd   diy   computer peripheral hacks   mechanical   monitor   

Digital thermometer using the 8051
posted November 3 2010 11:07.45 by Giorgos Lazaridis

Mike from EngineersGarage sent us this link. He used the LM35 from National Semiconductors to make a temperature meter. This chip provides a...

[Link: EngineersGarage]
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Infinite Bubblewrap
posted October 14 2010 18:33.02

Chris Aloisio and Ryan Casey, students at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute made this custom glove-based game as a project.
The object is to have a glove based controller that gives you the sensation of popping bubble wrap using sensors and motors on the fingers, without the need for actual bubble wrap.
This game first wor...

[Link: ryanscasey.com]
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Arduino Heart Rate Monitor With LCD
posted July 5 2010 17:04.34

npaltmp was suspecting he had some sleeping disorders, so he decided to build a heart rate and motion monitor himself.
Starting with an Arduino and adding an ear clip pulse sensor from a stationary exercise bike, a home build motion sensor and an lcd screen from an answering machine he managed to do it. And to have no "green" guilts of consu...

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