Arduino Serial Communication

October 4, 2011

Arduino can send output through serial communication to your computer over USB. The output can be anything such as status, text, sensor reading, value, number etc. You can view the status output by clicking Serial Monitor button at Arduino Environment software. Parts List; 1) 1x USB cable A-B 2) 1x Arduino Instruction; 1) Connect your […]

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Arduino Knight Rider

October 4, 2011

Arduino Knight Rider light effect, a simple variation of blink code. Parts List; 1) 5x 5mm red LED 2) 1x Arduino 3) 5x 330Ω resistor 4) Jumper wire Instruction; 1) Connect all LED as diagram below, make sure cathode lead of LED at ground wire. 2) Connect all 330Ω resistor to anode lead of LED. […]

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Hello World Blink

October 2, 2011

This is a basic example how arduino works. In this arduino projects you’ll see how arduino control LED on for 1 second and off for 1 second repeatedly. Parts List; 1) 1x 5mm red LED 2) 1x Arduino Instruction; 1) Connect cathode lead of LED (shorter lead) to ground pin and anode lead of LED […]

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Connecting Arduino UNO to PC

October 2, 2011

Before you start your arduino projects, you need to setup the connection between your PC and arduino board. The setup is simple all you need is; 1) Arduino board 2) USB cable (A plug to B plug) 3) Arduino Environment Software 4) Your PC Follow the steps below;

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Unboxing Arduino UNO

October 2, 2011

Finally I get hand on to Arduino UNO board, enjoy the video. Arduino UNO specifications Microcontroller………………………ATmega328 Operating Voltage……………………5V Input Voltage (recommended)….7-12V Input Voltage (limits)………………6-20V Digital I/O Pins……………………….14 (of which 6 provide PWM output) Analog Input Pins……………………6 DC Current per I/O Pin…………….40 mA DC Current for 3.3V Pin……………50 mA Flash Memory………………………..32 KB (ATmega328) of which 0.5 […]

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