I ended last weekend on a really high note because of my little slingatron project. I have since looked up how others have made them, and it looks like I took a different direction. I kinda like the reminder that …Read More
Monthly archives for September, 2015
I finished the code this late afternoon, I’m fairly happy with it. I think I hit all the goals I set for myself (interrupt driven, uses the embedded ROM API and is fairly modular). This evening I started to hack …Read More
I’m re-inspired to work on this “Slingatron” toy.
As previously mentioned, the CC3200 got its JTAG connection damaged because I got excited and plugged in the battery before isolating the usb power. Now I’m working with the TM4C123GXL launchpad from …Read More
Meant to be a quick recap of some mechatronic and embedded basics, I made a “Slingatron” type toy to launch ball bearings [http://www.space.com/23015-slingatron-reusable-launch-system.html].
Of course, in my infinite wisdom, I went against my nature and rushed at the end of …Read More