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by Pogo
Sun Feb 09, 2014 12:43 am
Forum: LeoStick
Topic: Info on pulseIn()
Replies: 2
Views: 1955

Re: Info on pulseIn()

Thanks John.

That's the data sorted. Now I can get to work on the logging.

Pogo.
by Pogo
Sat Feb 08, 2014 1:13 pm
Forum: LeoStick
Topic: Info on pulseIn()
Replies: 2
Views: 1955

Info on pulseIn()

I'm setting up my Leostick as a datalogger, measuring pulse widths and periods on a machine, and I want to use the pulseIn() function to record the pulse widths. I guess from this code http://forum.freetronics.com/viewtopic.php?f=27&t=2937&p=6718&hilit=pulseIn#p6718 , that pulseIn() waits in a tight...
by Pogo
Fri Jan 10, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: LeoStick
Topic: LeoStick install and first time use - Linux, Ubuntu
Replies: 12
Views: 15858

Re: LeoStick install and first time use - Linux, Ubuntu

If a brand-new LeoStick appears in your Christmas stocking, just follow this: http://www.freetronics.com/pages/leostick-getting-started-guide Thanks John. I love the circular reference. ;-) Following the advice about creating the hardware directory in the sketchbook directory and unpacking the leos...
by Pogo
Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:14 am
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: Finished Fly by wire throttle control
Replies: 8
Views: 22329

Re: Finished Fly by wire throttle control

I just realized by studying my code, that if I would have used a logarithmic potentiometer I could have eliminated even more of the code, oh well, live and learn:) Charley Maybe, Charley. Log pots aren't log, they are a few different rate linear segments linked together. The steps might be as much ...
by Pogo
Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:06 am
Forum: Shield Discussion
Topic: Trimpot output to I2c
Replies: 1
Views: 2892

Re: Trimpot output to I2c

HI, I am a newbie and do apologize in advance if I sound stupid. I have recently purchased Freetronics "Eleven" board and 8 channel relay shield. I would like to switch them on and off sequentially and control the speed via the Trimpot. Is it possible and what would be the best way to go about? Tha...
by Pogo
Thu Dec 19, 2013 6:56 am
Forum: LeoStick
Topic: LeoStick install and first time use - Linux, Ubuntu
Replies: 12
Views: 15858

Re: LeoStick install and first time use - Linux, Ubuntu

Hi Flymo.

I'm just about to get started (Leostick on Christmas list), using my little Ubuntu netbook. I found your post enlightening, but got confused towards the end. I wonder if you could update your post to explicitly state the path you ended up using.

Pogo.