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by RonHackett
Tue Jun 12, 2012 12:16 pm
Forum: PICAXE Primer
Topic: Question About IR Reciever, re: PICAXE PRIMER June 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 2544

Re: Question About IR Reciever, re: PICAXE PRIMER June 2012

Hi Paul, I haven't experimented with IR frequencies other than 38kHz, but if you want to test devices between 36kHz and 40kHz, a 38kHz receiver would be your best bet because it's right in the middle. Sensitivity will drop off as you move away from 38kHz, so the usable range will also decrease. If y...
by RonHackett
Tue Nov 29, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: PICAXE Primer
Topic: really dumb question
Replies: 6
Views: 3334

Re: really dumb question

Even though PICAXE processors as based on PIC microcontrollers, the way they are programmed is very different from (and much easier than) programming a PIC chip using mplab. You may get some help by posting your questions in the N&V microchip forum. What kind of a projects are you working on? You mi...
by RonHackett
Fri Sep 23, 2011 9:24 am
Forum: PICAXE Primer
Topic: Welcome from Ron Hackett
Replies: 3
Views: 3117

Re: Welcome from Ron Hackett

Hi Ron,

Glad you enjoyed the article, and that you're having fun with PICAXE!

Ron
by RonHackett
Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: PICAXE Primer
Topic: Welcome from Ron Hackett
Replies: 3
Views: 3117

Welcome from Ron Hackett

Welcome to the PICAXE Primer forum! This is the place for PICAXE enthusiasts to to meet, interact, and share PICAXE projects, questions, and ideas, as well as suggestions for future articles in the PICAXE Primer column. Above all, have fun! Ron Here is a FREE preview of my column from the October 20...