Search found 16 matches

by Matt
Tue Sep 02, 2003 5:45 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: VB5 program
Replies: 10
Views: 4895

Re: VB5 program

Will the string be returned in variable format like "firstname&...." or will it be dynamic like "joe&shmoe....." ?
by Matt
Sat Aug 16, 2003 8:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Neodymium Magnets
Replies: 21
Views: 6624

Re: Neodymium Magnets

Try here: http://kdsmagnets.com/. They look like they have alot of magnets of different types, shapes, and sizes, including neodymium.
by Matt
Wed Aug 13, 2003 9:18 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: VB and MySQL
Replies: 1
Views: 1680

VB and MySQL

How can I make a connection to a mysql database in my vb program, I am using VB6. I saw how to do it very simply using vb.net, but not vb6. What I am trying to do with this project is to create a login screen to prevent piracy. It will connect to the MySQL database, then lookup the username the pers...
by Matt
Sat Jul 12, 2003 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lab-Volt Sine/Square Wave and Power Supply
Replies: 1
Views: 853

Lab-Volt Sine/Square Wave and Power Supply

I found a Lab-Volt Sine/Square Wave Genarator Power Suppy combo. The Model number on the wave generator side is 945 and for the power supply side it is 948. I've done a google search and ebay search for this, and have turned up no results. If anone has any of these models please reply. I have a coup...
by Matt
Wed Jul 09, 2003 4:25 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Socket Programming
Replies: 2
Views: 2114

Re: Socket Programming

Thanks Greg. I especially liked the "Sockets in Java" link. It was a bit shorter than the others but more down to the point.
by Matt
Wed Jul 09, 2003 11:38 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Socket Programming
Replies: 2
Views: 2114

Socket Programming

I have a friend who playes the game outwar. (anyone who goes to an AIM chatroom or unmoderated forum knows what it is.) I found a program online that would help him in the game. Its information is located at www.hurracane.net . I was looking at it and asked if he heard about it. He said it works by ...
by Matt
Sat Jun 28, 2003 8:59 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Robot Control
Replies: 15
Views: 7259

Re: Robot Control

The FCC has laws on what fequences can be used for. Its like transmiting on your local police frequency. You can't just pick and choose what frequency you want to use. Visit www.fcc.gov to see what will happen if you transmit on the wrong frequency. I really don't care if I use an airplane frequency...
by Matt
Fri Jun 13, 2003 5:50 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Robot Control
Replies: 15
Views: 7259

Re: Robot Control

I'm not saying its likely that the fcc will be after you, but it CAN happen. I'm not worried, just trying to weigh the decisions.
by Matt
Wed Jun 11, 2003 4:50 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Robot Control
Replies: 15
Views: 7259

Re: Robot Control

The FCC will be after you. Local HAMs would track the interferance to your location and the FCC would be knocking on your door with a fine.
by Matt
Tue Jun 10, 2003 12:37 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Robot Control
Replies: 15
Views: 7259

Robot Control

I need to conrol my robot using rf signal. Does anyone know of any schematics of the tansmittter and reciever? If not, what do you have to control your bot and where did you get it?
by Matt
Sun Apr 27, 2003 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video Camera Detector Schematic?
Replies: 27
Views: 5463

Re: Video Camera Detector Schematic?

Other than in your own home and in bathrooms, what would be the problem with hidden cameras? If you don't do anything wrong, then there is no reason for the gov't to watch you. Somethimes these cameras can HELP you. What happens if you get mugged and nobody is around, other than a hidden camera and ...
by Matt
Sat Mar 29, 2003 1:45 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Stepper Motor Wiring Diagram
Replies: 3
Views: 4248

Re: Stepper Motor Wiring Diagram

It's out of an old 5 1/4 disk drive. I think that it is 12v.
by Matt
Fri Mar 28, 2003 7:37 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Stepper Motor Wiring Diagram
Replies: 3
Views: 4248

Stepper Motor Wiring Diagram

Does anyone know the wiring diagram for the Japan Servo Company model KP39HM2 stepper motor? I went to their site but found nothing. It has 2 red, 1 orange, brown, yellow, and black. Any help would be appreciated.
by Matt
Fri Mar 28, 2003 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronic Supplier
Replies: 5
Views: 1517

Re: Electronic Supplier

Yea, I have one of those flyswaters. I kill the flies, set them on the foor, give them one more charge and they start to spin. Smoke stinks up the room a little though. I have been trying to find a schematic for one of these but keep turning up with the schematics for the ones that hang.
by Matt
Sun Mar 23, 2003 10:30 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: RF Communications
Replies: 1
Views: 1449

RF Communications

I have just built a simple bot and need RF control (like for a race car). All I need to control is the motion of the motor. Where would I be able to find a schmatic on this? I just took apart 2 old childrens walki-talkis and retrieved 2 45 mhz. crystals from them. Would I be able to use these at all...