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How to Build a Self-Balancing Autonomous Arduino Bot

Build a balance bot with GPS and autopilot, and send it on fully autonomous missions!<p>Ready to level-up your robot skills? ArduRoller is a self-balancing, inverted pendulum robot that’s also capable of autonomous navigation indoors or out. I created it as an entry for the annual SparkFun Autonomous …

Tracked Arduino Robot

Introduction: Tracked Arduino Robot<p>This Instructable will show you how to build a tracked Arduino-controlled robot.<p>The content is organized as …

Altium Circuit Studio: A First Look

Altium recently released their latest PCB CAD tool: Circuit Studio. Known for ‘Altium Designer,’ the company is among the premium PCB CAD tool …

Intro to Stepper Motors

His & Hers Razor Holders<p>Power Bank Inside a USB Cable<p>MINI LAPTOP<p>Large Motors Class<p>can i have a pwm + stepper motor driver + stepper motor "without" …

Arduino

PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software

In this Instructable I will show you how to design and fabricate your own PCBs, exclusively using free software that runs on Windows as well as on a …

Arduino

DIY PCB Using Liquid Photoresist

Introduction: DIY PCB Using Liquid Photoresist<p>I have been an avid electronics DIY guy for many years now, and I have spent a lot of that time …

A GSM Base Station With Software Defined Radio

If you’re wondering how to get a better signal on your cellphone, or just want to set up your own private cell network, this one is for you. It’s a …

Insta-Arduino | TIL how to create wiring diagrams with Fritzing....

Electronics-Lab

228<p>0<p>Built around NXP/Freescale i.MX7 processor, e-con Systems’ eSOMiMX7 System on Module comes in a small form factor of 55x30mm. [via]<p>Share This:<p>224<p>0<p>…

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Introduction | Getting Started with the LPC810

• Setting up a cross-compiling toolchain for ARM<br>• Creating and compiling your first blinky program<br>• Programming the LPC810 using free and open source tools

The Catweazle Mini: A Super Small ARM Based Embedded Platform

There has been a recent trend in miniaturizing embedded platforms. [Jan] wrote in to tell us about his very tiny ARM based embedded platform, the …

Hacking Transcend WiFi SD Cards

UPDATE : This post has been featured in the Hacker News front page! Thanks! I have also updated this post with additional information (at t...

[CNLohr] Demos His Photoetch PCB Process

If you’re going to learn something, it only makes sense to learn from a master. [CNLohr] is known around these parts for his fablous PCBs, and he’s …

Get to Know the Atmel SAM3U Series

A Look at the Atmel SAM3U Evaluation Kit

Introducing the Atmel Xplained Pro SAM4L

Introducing the Atmel Gallery

Using KEIL ARM Compiler in Atmel Studio

Walking Through Xplained Pro SAM4L Starter Kit

Introducing the Atmel | SMART SAM4L-EK

Arduino Tutorial #12: Wireless Communication

#arduino #robot #instructables Cool project!

DIP switch adjusted voltage regulator

It couldn’t be simpler but you have to admit that a small adjustable portable power supply like this one will be really handy.<p>The main part of the …

Geolocation Tracker (GPRS + GPS) with SIM908 over Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Difficulty Level: Expert -<p>The new shield designed for Arduino and Raspberry Pi integrates the SIM908 module which counts with both <b>GPRS</b> and <b>GPS</b> …

Arduino

Tutorial 09 for Arduino: Wireless Communication

GPS Time (UTC) to Local Time Conversion Using Arduino

Introduction: GPS Time (UTC) to Local Time Conversion Using Arduino<p>About: A human wanting to have wings to fly... More About JeonLab »<p>I have a GPS …

Arduino

Lost In Autism, Found By Golf

Mazzucco is drawn to golf for its statistics and peace of mind.<p>I should be dead. When I was 8 months old, I got very sick and received a blood transfusion from my father at the hospital. Our blood types were incompatible, but the doctors hadn't checked. My sister, Mariela, who is now a physician, …