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  1. 'Coke Can' RC car conversion

    Prompted by edmund's miniature line follower ( http://www.picaxeforum.co.uk/showthr...r-final-strech) , I've started one of my own.

    Not being in possession of the requisite tools ( i.e skills and patience ) for building a miniature vehicle, I bought one ready built.

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    With the body off it looks like this. ( USB for size comparison )

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  2. Mouse encoders

    Quote Originally Posted by JAM1959 View Post
    I will only log suspension movement up and down,2 front pots and 1 rear as rear suspension runs a monoshock system.I will only log for one lap to start off with.Then I can come home pull suspension down to that point and see what happens with wheel aligment angles...I wud also like a 360 deg pot on steering shaft to measure steering angle.Hope that makes senses.Take baby steps......first
  3. LinAXEpad / axe027 ubuntu 16.04 AMD64 or 14.04 AMD64 installations

    Ubuntu 14.04 or 16.04 AMD64
    //setup install :
    // lib gtk2 32 bits

    terminal : root
    sudo su
    : password . . . .

    apt-get update
    apt-get install libgtk2.0-0:i386 libcairo2:i386 libpango1.0-0:i386 libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0:i386 libstdc++6:i386
    apt-get update

    //setup install
    // Cable Axe027
    write file named without ext (gedit)
    contains ...
  4. 2.0 sp035 kit pcb / ciruit diagram

    Quote Originally Posted by 3142ron View Post
    They supplied all the info for Project AXE002 18M2 STARTER PACK, Board Layout and Schematic Diagram.... In the manual it says diagram to follow.....
  5. Updating of our old Westminister door chimes

    Hi ... I recently updated our 45 year old Nutone Westminister Door Chimes
    > as the mechanical end of it was giving problems. So I updated it using a
    > PICAX 08M2 I also put a PICAXE MP3 board in it so we could hear the chimes
    > played electronically down in the family room over a speaker. The unit seams
    > to work well, except about once every couple of weeks it will go through
    > one complete cycle but the MP3 board will not play as the front door ...
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