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Entries from September 29th, 2009

Blinking the leds

September 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Project Wiggum

My prototyping of the Wiggum project will begin with the usual blinking leds demo. This will help to establish a simple basis for hardware and software by slowly adding features layer after layer. Building a basic circuit My target is an ATMEGA168. Here is the datasheet. I will use an USB port as the 5V [...]

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The initial vision

September 12th, 2009 · No Comments · Project Wiggum

The initial vision for the Wiggum project was to have a device watching the speed of a vehicle and notifying the driver when it exceded a predefined threshold. The user would indicate to the device the current speed limit to respect depending on the road condition. Man machine interface To simplify the design, there would [...]

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Introducing Project Wiggum

September 9th, 2009 · No Comments · Project Wiggum

Nothing like a few speed tickets to remind you that you have to be more careful with the throttle or you will have to surrender your driving license before you know it. So after having been catched more than necessary in the early 2007 I decided that my car needed some audio feedback to notify [...]

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