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Arduino Lesson 15: Stepper Motor

Overview Parts Breadboard Layout Arduino Code Stepper Motors Other Things to Do Overview Stepper motors fall somewhere in between a regular DC motor and a servo motor. They have the advantage that they can be positioned accurately, moved forward or

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Arduino Lesson 6: Digital Inputs

Overview Parts Breadboard Layout Arduino Code Push Switches Other Things to Do Overview In this lesson, you will learn to use push buttons with digital inputs to turn an LED on and off. Pressing the button nearer the top of

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Arduino Lesson 5: Serial Monitor

Overview The Serial Monitor Arduino Code Other Things to Do Overview In this lesson, you will build on lesson 4, adding the facility to control the LEDs from your computer using the Arduino Serial Monitor. The serial monitor is the

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Arduino Lesson 3: LEDs & Shift Register

Overview Parts Breadboard Layout The 74HC595 Shift Register Arduino Code Brightness Control Other Things to Do Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to use eight large red LEDs with an Arduino without needing to give up 8 output

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Arduino Lesson 2: LEDs

Overview Parts LEDs Resistors Breadboard Layout Moving the Resistor Blinking the LED Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to change the brightness of an LED by using different values of resistor. Parts To carry out the experiment described

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Arduino Lesson 1: Blink

Overview Parts The ‘L’ LED Loading the ‘Blink’ Example Saving a Copy of ‘Blink’ Uploading Blink to the Board How ‘Blink’ Works Blinking Faster Greek Version of this lesson. | Ελληνική έκδοση αυτού του μαθήματος   Overview In this lesson,

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Arduino Lesson 0: Intro

Overview Parts Breadboard Installing Arduino (Windows) Installing Arduino (Mac and Linux) Boards and Ports The Lessons Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to setup your computer to use Arduino and how to set about the lessons that follow.

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