Encoder Home

List Articles by...
Issue
Topic
Author
Encoder logo

Spring 2003

Spring 2003 home page.

Article Description Author
Servo modification for PWM control Ringo Davis shows us an interesting hack for controlling the speed of your R/C servo motors.
Topics: Motors/Locomotion
Ringo Davis
A Collection of Robots Ryan Wistort has an article showing his collection of robots. If you are looking for a little inspiration, you should have a look!
Topics: Projects, Microcontrollers, Power, Construction Techniques
Ryan Wistort
V/I Curve Tracer Brian Rippie has a cool utility project. Ever wanted to watch the reactions between current draw and voltage? This project will plot this on your scope.
Topics: Projects, Electronics
Brian Rippie
Position sensing of robots Hans A. Middelbeek has some suggestions for robot positioning.
Topics: Programming/Algorithms
Hans A. Middelbeek
Air Mail Stamp Dan puts his robotics knowledge to use on another hobby: Airplanes.
Topics: Projects, Microcontrollers, Construction Techniques
Dan DeGard
Robot to PC - 2 Way Wireless RF Don Carveth is at it again. This article describes how to establish 2 way wireless RF data transfer between Windows applications on your PC and a microcontroller on your robot.
Topics: Microcontrollers, Electronics, Programming/Algorithms
Don Carveth
Servo Speed Control Theodore Johnson has another approach for controlling the speed of an R/C servo.
Topics: Programming/Algorithms, Navigation
Theodore Johnson