Robot Xylophone - an Arduino project
Robot Xylophone - an Arduino project
Saturday, 25 December 2010

This is an Arduino project that looks fun to follow. Watch the video to the end for a seasonal touch.

 

.
Banner

OK, so this isn't really a xylophone but a glockenspiel because it has metal and not wooden bars but it is a fun piece of construction. Unusually, rather than buying solenoids, it goes into the details of how to build them and how they work. The video of creating coil formers and winding the coils is enough to make you want to run out and buy a lathe.

 

solenoid

Its a nice Arduino project even if the final result isn't quite as resonant as it should be. The final demos are impressive and its educational as well looking like fun.

 

   

More Information

http://www.nerdkits.com/

Banner


Cyanogen All But Dead - Google's Android Fine
28/12/2016

With open source you can never write that a project is dead, but in this case it can't really get any closer to dead. Cyanogen was the only credible alternative to a Google and to be honest it was mor [ ... ]



Mycroft On Raspberry Pi An Open Source Alexa
19/01/2017

The latest big surprise hit Amazon's Alexa. Voice control seems to be the next big thing, but Amazon makes it hard to extend its reach to really new skills. An alternative is Mycroft, an open source A [ ... ]


More News

Last Updated ( Saturday, 25 December 2010 )
 
 

   
RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2017 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.