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Second iteration of 08Lunchbox project board

Few days ago I recieved a package from Fritzing Fab with 10 PCBs of the second iteration of my 08lunchbox project board.

It is now smaller: 50x50mm and interfacing pads are completely redesigned to allow more versatility and eliminate jumper wires for some components. Here is visual comparison:

V0.5 on the left VS V0.9 on the right.

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Servo Control with PICAXE-08 (NOT M)

One for TofuRobot.

 1.    The electronics:-

ServoConnection.jpg

The Diamond on the left is the Picaxe pin, I normally use a resistor 100-200R just to protect the Micro just incase of short or plugging the servo in backwards (there are two types of people using servos, those who have plugged servos in backwards and those who are about too!).