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by Jason
Sun Feb 03, 2013 1:54 pm
Forum: Code
Topic: Need Help Controlling Motors [Urgent]
Replies: 1
Views: 2084

Re: Need Help Controlling Motors [Urgent]

Uhh still no communication at all. I must be doing something very small wrong. Obviously it must have something with the Axon receiving the serial data so there must be something wrong with my tempbyte part, but I don't know what...
by Jason
Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:23 am
Forum: Code
Topic: Need Help Controlling Motors [Urgent]
Replies: 1
Views: 2084

Need Help Controlling Motors [Urgent]

Hello everyone, I am in need of urgent help controlling my motors (Sabertooth 2x25) from a PS2 controller over Xbee wireless. There is probably a small mistake in my code. When I turn the robot on the motors propel forward until it gets to full speed and then it slowly stops and propel backwards unt...
by Jason
Fri Apr 06, 2012 1:03 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Lm335a Temperature Sensor
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Lm335a Temperature Sensor

Hello everyone, I have a few questions about the Lm335a temp. sensor. What is the pin layout (which is ground, vin, vout?) How do I know which resistor to use? Does this look right (below)? Yes I know, very professional :lol: | To signal pin | R1 | [ ] <Lm335a Vin---------------/\/------------------...
by Jason
Sat Mar 03, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Re: Writing A Program For Money

Yeah that's a good point. I worded the question poorly. Thanks for the lesson guys. I have found somebody local who can teach/ help me
by Jason
Sat Mar 03, 2012 7:02 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Re: Writing A Program For Money

You know, you're right. I really made a horrible mistake by doing this. Thank you for helping me realize this.
by Jason
Sat Mar 03, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Re: Writing A Program For Money

I hope that the $50,000 scholarship goes to a student who is willing to sacrifice his/her spring break for a chance to learn something and possibly, the start of a lifelong, rewarding career in automation. I can't believe I'm hearing this. Lay off. I'm not going to blow off my family. Family is mor...
by Jason
Sat Mar 03, 2012 4:16 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Re: Writing A Program For Money

Oh my goodness everyone! I am just looking for help. I would do it myself, but I don't have enough time. I suppose I should look for someone more local so I can work with them and they can actually help me learn. Thanks for the help everyone!
by Jason
Fri Mar 02, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Re: Writing A Program For Money

This would actually be for multiple science/ engineering/ inventor fairs. I just wanted to finish it for this science fair because the grand prize is a $50,000 thousand dollar scholarship. This isn't just a school fair where you get a ribbon for winning. This robot is kind of a transition into my pr...
by Jason
Wed Feb 29, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: SparkFun Product Questions
Topic: Writing A Program For Money
Replies: 20
Views: 3253

Writing A Program For Money

Hello everyone, I am planning to enter a science fair and the entries are due by March 9th. I am on a really, tight schedule and I don't think I'd be able to finish on time which is why I'm seeking help for the programming. I'd be able to do it. I just wouldn't be able to do it fast enough. I need a...