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by Sambuchi
Tue May 16, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was given a server!
Replies: 26
Views: 8352

they are P3 600Mhz processors.. The spec for the board said that I can only use Dual or single Intel 370-pin Pentium III 1.40GHz-500MHz processors. Thanks for telling me what you are using, gives an idea on what to expect. Well, I picked up a power supply today .. thats all of the hardware! I will t...
by Sambuchi
Tue May 16, 2006 3:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ID this RFID
Replies: 10
Views: 2462

This may help .. may give some ideas

http://www.ti.com/rfid/docs/datasheets.shtml
by Sambuchi
Mon May 15, 2006 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: pwm circuit.
Replies: 2
Views: 1144

Quick thought... could you put a cap at the load to smooth out the falling edge?

I would also like to know more about the motor.
by Sambuchi
Mon May 15, 2006 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was given a server!
Replies: 26
Views: 8352

ok well I was able to score some more freebies! I now have 2 600Mhz processors 2 128MB RAM I'm guessing for a dual processor board 600Mhz is ok But 256 RAM is a little light. I'm think about using this for my website but would be nice to have the option for.. gaming ect. How are you setup Mike? Than...
by Sambuchi
Sun May 14, 2006 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was given a server!
Replies: 26
Views: 8352

No, I was not given a processor or RAM with the board... I may be able to find one at work... Any recommendations? I am thinking thats all that I need to get this board running.
by Sambuchi
Fri May 12, 2006 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bench Power Supply Recommendation
Replies: 12
Views: 3144

have you checked your local hobbie stores? Thats where you should start.
by Sambuchi
Fri May 12, 2006 4:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was given a server!
Replies: 26
Views: 8352

Hello Mike thanks for the post. I just started to read about ClarkConnect. It looks good to me and its free! I really like l linux based systems so thats a plus too. I just found out that the board that was given to me is no longer in production. Not that theres anything wrong with the board... Well...
by Sambuchi
Thu May 11, 2006 4:20 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Go Carts and Servos
Replies: 27
Views: 17023

Hello Diverious I am not sure if you have seen this or not... The video below is the Stanford University's robot: "Stanley"... The won the "Grand Challenge Last year" I have been researching how they were able to do this with little luck.. I will share my information when I find something. I hope th...
by Sambuchi
Thu May 11, 2006 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was given a server!
Replies: 26
Views: 8352

I was given a server!

I was given a server today and not too sure where to start! http://www.flytech.es/Supermicro/Productos/Placas%20base%20Supermicro/RCC_HE_SL/Placa%20base%20Supermicro%20P3TDE6.htm The above is a link to a datasheet... its a (super p3tde6). I have never owned a server... "just rented space". Anyone ow...
by Sambuchi
Thu May 11, 2006 7:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies for dorks, geeks and the like.
Replies: 7
Views: 2146

Swordfish (2001) .... Halle Berry gets a little friendly with the cammera.. :shock:
by Sambuchi
Wed May 10, 2006 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Touch Sensitive LEDs
Replies: 10
Views: 2484

JPKNHTP that site... http://hackedgadgets.com/ is great.. think i just wasted a hour or two looking at some interesting projects.
by Sambuchi
Mon May 08, 2006 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speedometer for fourwheeler.
Replies: 14
Views: 3371

well.. looks like you have lots of options... i just found what I wanted to post the first time.. heres the main page to use the msp430 with a Tachometer. http://focus.ti.com/docs/apps/catalog/resources/appnoteabstract.jhtml?abstractName=slaa259 this page will give you the code and hardware/ applica...
by Sambuchi
Mon May 08, 2006 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speedometer for fourwheeler.
Replies: 14
Views: 3371

Hello ckbrown Well heres a slightly biased opinion if you are thinking of using a mico (for the math calculations and inputs) and a display unit(for speed or total distance). I would use an MSP430f449 processor with a softbaugh display. Here a picture of a demo board from softbaugh. http://www.softb...
by Sambuchi
Mon May 08, 2006 5:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Portable Power
Replies: 2
Views: 1013

Portable Power

I have noticed some people interested in power generation ... heres something I just found... http://www.cio.com/archive/081502/et_development.html Heres some quotes from this artical "semiconductor-polymer photovoltaic cells can be painted on just about any surface, allowing them to be made in an i...
by Sambuchi
Thu May 04, 2006 6:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Conducting fabric
Replies: 6
Views: 1934

Chris I never seen that before... its kinda funny and interesting!