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Conduct a symphony of servos with these USB servo controllers

Conduct a symphony of servos with these USB servo controllers

Posted on18. Mar, 2011 by .

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Whether you’re building a robot, actuating a doorknob, or just need any other electronically controllable physical movement, hobby servos will usually do the trick thanks to their availability, low cost, and relatively high precision. But how do you control one or even two dozen of them simultaneously through your computer?

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Project: Nickel-O-Matic prints on wooden nickels

Project: Nickel-O-Matic prints on wooden nickels

Posted on29. Mar, 2009 by .

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This is a neat project that shows some of the really cool stuff you can do with pre-built, easy-to-use modular electronics. The concept is simple: the machine uses an inkjet printer module to print text or graphics on blank wooden “nickels”. The whole thing is controlled with a Basic Stamp 2 and a Propeller chip. […]

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