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Servo Motors on Arduino

Servo Motors are able to be set to a specific position. This may be useful for steering vehicles, opening vents, or creating visual notification systems. Note: Cheap servo motors may require that you tweak the […]

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Soil Moisture Sensor LED Alert with Arduino Uno

Use Soil Moisture sensors and LED’s to alert you to when your plants need to be watered. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 560 Piece Jumper Wire Kit – https://amzn.to/2MsCLjL Soil Moisture Sensor – https://amzn.to/2jEDyjQ […]

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L298N Controlling 12V Fans with Arduino

Using an Arduino and L298N Motor Module you can control 12 volt fans, or other electric motors to mitigate environmental issues.   Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 L298N Motor Module – https://amzn.to/2Xa9uiR […]

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16 x 2 LCD and Analog Temp Sensor on Arduino

This project uses a 16 x 2 LCD Display to show the temperature in Fahrenheit and Celsius using an analog temperature sensor. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 LCD Screen – https://www.adafruit.com/product/1447 Analog Temperature […]

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16 x 2 LCD Screen on Arduino

LCD Screens allow an Arduino to display specific text such s an IP address or the Temperature. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 LCD Screen – https://www.adafruit.com/product/1447 Potentiometer (50K) – https://amzn.to/2N1NH8h 220 Ohm […]

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IR Sensor Analog Output on Arduino

You can use Analog Pins on your Arduino Board to read from an IR sensor if you need a numeric reading. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 IR Sensor – https://amzn.to/2IDw7SE

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Analog Temperature Sensor LED Alert on Arduino

This project allows you to use LED’s as a way to display temperature information. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 HC-SR204 Ultrasonic Sensor – https://amzn.to/31AGgYC Breadboard Kit – https://amzn.to/2Xih5ei Analog Temperature Sensor – https://amzn.to/2Rkkl3k 220 Ohm […]

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HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensor with Arduino

HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensors allow you to take relatively accurate distance readings for your Arduino project. Functional Parts in the Project: Arduino Uno – https://store.arduino.cc/usa/arduino-uno-rev3 HC-SR204 Ultrasonic Sensor – https://amzn.to/31AGgYC Breadboard Kit – https://amzn.to/2Xih5ei

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Arduino Clone Boards

Arduino is an open source hardware project which means anyone can build and sell boards based off of the Arduino design. This is good because other manufacturers can sell boards for a fraction of the […]

Arduino - Basics

Types of Arduino Boards

There are numerous type of Arduino Boards. You basically code for them the same way, but different boards offer different options such as more Digital Connections, or WiFi.