Category Archives: Motors

NETMF Servo classes (PWM and Software versions)

Just posting some servo classes.  One for hardware PWM control and one for software PWM using OutputCompare. Never know when you may need. using System; using GHIElectronics.NETMF.FEZ; using GHIElectronics.NETMF.Hardware; namespace MicroFezRobot { public class ServoHardPWM : IServo { readonly PWM … Continue reading

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Roll Your Own Servo Tester

So you want to test the range of your servos.  Who needs a servo tester/driver?  If you have a MCU, a POT and some wire, you can make one. Servo Tester Recipe: Fez MCU (code written for NETMF) POT or … Continue reading

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NETMF electronic speed controller (ESC)

Here is a basic speed controller if you want to replace your RC receiver with your .Net Micro Framework  controller.  I don’t have working ESC to test with currently, so this may need some tweaking.  Please let me know if … Continue reading

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Fritzing–Your virtual breadboard

The forums pointed me to the coolest little virtual breadboard tool called Fritzing. Download here http://fritzing.org.  It is still in Alpha, but already very useful as seen below.  It is more a documentation tool as it does not do any … Continue reading

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Connecting the Pololu TB6612FNG Dual motor driver to FEZ

Not a lot to say here.  It seems like a great little controller for $8.50 bucks.  Now wondering why I also bought a $45 controller.  This thing will handle up to 3A per channel (1amp continuous) and 13.5V.  Stout little … Continue reading

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