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DYP-ME007 + Wild Thumper Controller

Hi all!

Can you help me?

I'm trying to connect DYP-ME007 (ultrasonic) and Wild Thumper Controller.

And i can't understand how to connect it electrically. I'm talking about trig and echo pins.

Many thanks in advance.

 

BR

Ivan

Doodle bot not connecting

I recently purchased the DAGU kit for the Doodle bot. I set it all up as per the instructions and uploaded the sample text. I am a beginner and was hoping to use this simple kit to learn the basics of how all the components work and are programmed. Originally I was unable to get the robot to work properly, the right motor would spin continuously and the left was not responding (I checked, both motors were fine though).

 

However, now I am unable to upload the sketch to the controller. I get the following error:

 

 

Lcd hack

I recently found this thing

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a lcd display from an old tensiometer.

It's nice an I wondered how could I hack it, since I have no datasheet and since the cables are really small:

and very hard to solder.

Could anyone help with this?

Serial Pins on AXE020

 

On the tutorial Picaxe for dummies Fritsl says the following:

How to connect SRF05 with a ribbon cable? (I'm not sure either!)

Well, I was browsing like 100s of robots on this website, many of which use the SRF05 (SRF005) and I see that HEAPS ( I did that on purpose) of them use ribbon cables (which are included when you buy this picaxe 28 pin project board. It seems much neater and easier. It would make things easier and save money. Can any1 tell me how to do this?