Having spent a lot of time working with AVR microcontrollers I decided a number of years ago to invest in a dedicated In Circuit Emulator (ICE). 514 more words
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I’ve been an electronics hobbyist for years (they call these “makers” nowadays), but have always used PDIP and “normal” scale components for my work.
SMD or “surface mount devices” are tiny scale components that make for easier placing by machines, smaller PCBs, less wastage (i.e. 577 more words
A self-balancing robot is a great way to get introduced to control theory and robotics in general. The ability for a robot to sense its position and its current set of circumstances and then to make a proportional response to accomplish its goal is key to all robotics. 62 more words