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Need advice on board purchase
Order an AVR Dragon from Digikey, give them debit number 697660 and request the FREE STK500 to go along with it. This was from an Intro To AVRs webinar a while ago ... You can...
Thursday, 14 December 2006 - 20:40
Tiny45 Bootloader
I'll be interested to see how you go with this. I have a small application in thought for a Tiny25 that will need to be able to update itself as well. It will be using a single...
Thursday, 14 December 2006 - 19:33
Need a 1-wire type protocol
Dang - 11am and my brain is still fuddled. I meant the Dallas 1-wire, not TWI/I2C. I also just realized that the ATtiny11 has an internal 1MHz clock too, and it's a LOT cheaper...
Friday, 8 December 2006 - 17:25
Mega88 vs Silabs C8051F413
theusch wrote:NB: I do not write politically-correct AVR apps. I use almost all global variables and have a huge main(). I have found this the best--for me--to make tight and...
Thursday, 9 November 2006 - 21:48
need to detect presence of light
One of my all-time favorite books (actally, several) are the Get Even books by George Hayduke. Check Amazon for them. There are solutions for just about every single possible...
Tuesday, 5 September 2006 - 20:17
Super Brite LED questions
Google for Joule thief - it's a simple circuit that will extract just about every available joule from a battery, I've heard down to about 0.35V. Might be something to add to...
Sunday, 27 August 2006 - 14:33
OT - can any editors search folders containing pdf files?
It's not really an editor, but Copernic Desktop Search can search/index pdf's just fine. Comes in very handy when you can't remember which downloaded appnote had what you're...
Wednesday, 9 August 2006 - 20:01
In-vehicle Datalogger part 8
Hi Bike - I didn't have any real problems with ESD at all. Very occasionally it would do a reset, but in general it was fine. This was the prototype original PCB I made back...
Monday, 7 August 2006 - 15:42
C compiler recommendations?
I too am a CodeVision user. A slightly older version, but nonetheless excellent (I will need to upgrade soon I suppose). One feature that I've only seen mentioned in passing is...
Friday, 28 July 2006 - 18:43
switch debouncing
Did you search this forum ? I did a basic search for "debounce code" and came up with lots of hits. Several have code included.
Wednesday, 26 July 2006 - 18:02
Crystal and 2 caps, or external oscillator?
I have a couple of standard footprint setups that I use. Usually it's either one that will handle both a ceramic resonator or a crystal with a pair of caps. That's what you see...
Tuesday, 25 July 2006 - 02:35
Hardware-wise, there is a single resistor that sets the maximum current per segment. Then in code you can select the brightness in 16 steps, from zero to that maximum current....
Friday, 21 July 2006 - 15:51