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Serial LCD Ideas

I was wondering about what I could do with a normal 16x2 serial LCD. Like what kind of projects do you think would be fun? A video game?

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shorts out components one by one, letting you get many more ideas then before. of course, the robot, smarter then us, would be seperate from the circuit of the shorting

@CTC,

 I'm assuming all that smoking is what got the Arduino into space!

Lol..

I just got me a 4x20 LCD, lol so far I've scrolled some text and even danced with it! I've got it setup to run with the 4 Data pins(4-7) connected, I'm assuming that's why my LCD only let's me run half-LCD'd, having half of the datapins connected. I could be wrong, haha I'm a bit confused when it comes to code. It'll scroll the top line, skip the second line, and scroll on the third! Fail.. lol

 But I just bought a couple set of RF Transmitter/receivers from Seeedstudio, hopefully gonna use a pair of those and my old 168 chip, and use it for a wireless Crap-talker, so I can talk crap to anyone sitting upstairs :D

ROFL

Smoking and a 4x20 LCD. Can't you just picture the 'bot Cheech and Chong would come up with.

I see what you did there!!!
too many "ideas" :D
Perfect! Maybe as an April Fool's I'll stick it on my parent's door! Just I don't think it will really talk crap... not the smartest thing, but maybe an animation of some sorts...
chris already sold me his beer variety pack! :P or should I say- "Chris' Best Beer Bargain" :D
Try alcohol... Or pot, whatever is your choice... One or the other should get you where you need to be in terms of ideas.
Quit corrupting the children! LOL
I think he meant shorting a potentiometer until it smokes.