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by BobbyDee
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Arduino and Basic programming
Replies: 9
Views: 5302

Re: Arduino and Basic programming

Another update from BobbyDee: I have been doing a great deal ( for a hobbyist) with the Arduino . The possibilities are endless ! I have been using the Arduino and OSEPP ( open source electronics prototyping platform ) Pro and Pro Mini for finished products and find they are awesome. The small footp...
by BobbyDee
Mon Mar 21, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Subscription
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Subscription

Dean,
Thanks for your contributions! I had always enjoyed Popular Electronics and Electronics Now ( plus a few others from time to time). I still go trough them from time to time as well ! Now if I could just do more with micros ....!
BobbyDee
by BobbyDee
Mon Mar 21, 2011 5:24 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Arduino and Basic programming
Replies: 9
Views: 5302

Re: Arduino and Basic programming

Update from BobbyDee I have since been working with the Arduino Uno and find it much easier to use. The libraries and resources available allow projects to come to life sooner ...with less mind bending. Only down side so far is that the Uno can't be used to ISP program other atmel 328p chips. There ...
by BobbyDee
Sun Jun 27, 2010 4:48 pm
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Using a sound chip with a PIC or is there a kit?
Replies: 4
Views: 4275

Re: Using a sound chip with a PIC or is there a kit?

I know this is an older thread with a good answer provided . I just wanted to add Roman Blacks "Talkbot Brain" as another way to get basic sounds from a pic chip. The quality depends on a variety of things...but the concept is neat.The brain is also a servo controller and there are many resources av...
by BobbyDee
Sun Jun 27, 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Arduino and Basic programming
Replies: 9
Views: 5302

Re: Arduino and Basic programming

wirewiggler, I am new to the forum and I have ordered the Amicus 18 from Crownhill. It is Pic based ( instead of Atmel like the Arduino) and can beprogrammed in basic ( or other languages). The complier is free and it has a USB bootloader. I have been reading through the manual for the past few week...