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Line-Following Robot Using LSA08 in Serial Mode with Digital Output

Introduction Good day, The Advanced Auto-Calibrating Line Sensor (LSA08) is capable to operate in three different modes: digital, analog, and serial. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to make a line following robot using LSA08 in serial mode with Arduino Uno board.

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Line-Following Robot Using LSA08 in Analog Mode

Introduction Good day, The Advanced Auto-Calibrating Line Sensor (LSA08) is capable to operate in 3 different modes: digital, analog, and serial. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to make a line following robot using LSA08 in analog mode with Arduino Uno board.

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Line-Following Robot Using LSA08 in Serial Mode with PID Controller

In this tutorial, we are going to built an advanced line following robot. Why I say advanced? Because normal line follower will only respond with specified/predetermined speed, however with a little trick, we can make the robot changes its speed depending on the line position.

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Line-Following Robot Using LSA08 in Digital Mode

Introduction:Good day,A line-following robot, as its name suggest, is a robot that move by following a line. It is a simple robot that could explain the concept of Autonomous Guided Vehicle (AGV) to newbie robot makers. Cytron offer two types of line sensor to aid makers in the process of building this robot: Auto-Calibrating Line Sensor Advanced Auto-Calibrating Line Sensor…

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ESP8266 Tutorial Part III – Customise Your Web Server with Arduino

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Hello everyone! In previous tutorial, we have learnt how to use Arduino IDE to create and upload firmware to ESP8266 WiFi module and make it a hello world server. But what if we want it to be more than just a hello world server?

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Cytron MP3 shield with NEW library!

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Hello everyone! Cytron MP3 shield library has been revised that now you can do your main tasks while you are enjoying your favourite music!

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Comparison of HC-SR04, LV-MaxSonar-Ez(MB1010) and HRLV-MaxSonar-Ez(MB1013) Ultrasonic Sensors

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Hi there, in this tutorial i would like compare 3 ultrasonic sensors that available in Cytron Technologies ! Ultrasonic sensors is a transducer that convert ultrasound to electrical signal.So what are the differences of HC-SR04 ,LV-MaxSonar-EZ and HRLV-MaxSonar-Ez ? Let check it out ūüėÄ !

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Gesture Sensor (APDS9960) interface with SK40C+PIC16F877A

Introduction: Hi everyone !! Since we have received suggestion from user on how to integrate the Gesture sensor with PIC, we have come out with this tutorial. In this tutorial, we are using the SK40C with PIC16F877A to read the hands gesture¬†and lastly display on LCD. Covered in this tutorial: Material required (Hardware and software) […]

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ESP8266 Tutorial Part II – ESP8266 Hello Web Server with Arduino IDE

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Hello everyone! In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to create a simple hello web server with ESP8266 WiFi module using Arduino IDE.
Note**: In this tutorial, we assume you have already learnt how to setup ESP8266 WiFi module. If you don’t know how to, please refer to this tutorial.

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Using Cytron PS2 Shield with Arduino Edubot

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Introduction Have you tried out using Arduino Edubot for line following? The Arduino Edubot worked in autonomous mode where it will keep on following the line. However, what if you are interested to control the Arduino Edubot manually? Fret not, you can easily control Arduino Edubot with the help of¬†Cytron PS2 Shield. This shield allows […]

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Cytron’s Promotion on Hari Raya Eidulfitri .

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A special promotion to all our beloved customers during Hari Raya.

Special promotion for this coming Eidulfitri will start from 14th July till 22nd July 2015. Use the promo code when you purchase the items at special promotion period to get 20% discount for all items. All items are while stock last, so grab the things you need earlier.

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How to Purchase Cytron’s Product with Promo Code

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Do you know that Cytron online store provide feature to utilize the Promotion code or sometime refer as discount code :) This article will show you the steps in detailed.

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Improve MDDS10 Performance With External Fan

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MDDS10 or SmartDriveDuo-10 is a first Cytron’s dual channel motor driver with smart features. This driver can stand up to 10A continuously and 30A for a few second. Wait, why 30A only for a few seconds? How about 15A, 20A? Actually it is not about current, it’s about HEAT. One of the important thing you […]

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Simple Mobile Robot – Plug and play Joystick + MDDS10

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Analog input mode with Joystick board(Mixed), DIP switch. To control a mobile robot by joystick is complicated conventional ¬†motor driver because it will require a microcontroller and program read the analog input and further drive the robot to move. MDDS10 Cytron’s 1st smart motor driver dual channels can control your robot easily if you choose […]

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ESP8266 Tutorial Part I – Getting Started

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Hello¬†everyone!¬†Cytron Technologies has brought you another small and yet fantastic module Wifi Serial Transceiver ESP8266!! Don’t under estimate the capabilities of this small module, it can give you more than you can imagine! Ever think about making your own web server at your room, or control your appliances at your house¬†even though you are far […]

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Getting Started with 320 x 240 TFT Touchscreen Module

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PiTFT 2.8″ Touchscreen Display is a mini display for Raspberry Pi designed by Adafruit. It features a 2.8″ display with 320×240 16-bit color pixels and a resistive touch overlay. The plate uses the high speed SPI interface on the Pi and can use the mini display as a console, X window port, displaying images or […]

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Cytron Arduino 3rd Party Boards URL

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With the release of new Arduino IDE v1.6.4, besides offering the new board Arduino Gemma, it is also added some interesting features to improve the “user friendlyness”. For example, the earlier tutorial, Modify Arduino IDE for Cuteduino, we need to manually download, extract, copy and paste the folders/files to the correct place. A mistake will […]

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Arduino Gemma on Cuteduino

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Arduino have offer the new board called Arduino Gemma and it is also available on Arduino IDE 1.6.4 and above. It uses ATtiny85 microcontroller same as Cuteduino, just different in bootloader file. You can refer to Repairing Cuteduino Bootloader tutorial to replace the Cuteduino bootloader with Arduino Gemma bootloader. So today I will share the […]

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Robot Games is here, Dataran Gemilang, Putrajaya

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Well, we are here, you can come for test run, soldering workshop and talk to our staff! Everyone is welcome. We have moved into the biggest tent at the center. Anyhow, the game field area can only accommodate the players of that particular match. ¬† Test run, test run and test run! We bring 90% […]

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