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Archive for October, 2014

Electric Bug: Running Again!

So, I got my new rebuilt transmission from MOFOCO. I put it back in the car and buttoned up the rear end entirely. I then attached the shifter…but, it wasn’t shifting! So, I posted on thesamba.com and the guys there said something might be wrong w/the nosecone setup. I had to drop the transmission/motor combo again. This time I decided to make a better cradle for it: These pictures are mainly for my future reference so i can remember how it goes. The strap holds it on pretty well. I popped the nosecone off and it was definitely shifted into... [read more]


Adafruit CC3000 + Webduino = Arduino Web Server over Wifi

Adafruit has a CC3000 breakpoint board for $35 on their site. Rather expensive, considering the chip should be $10, but it adds some nice features and they wrote a library for it. Cut to the chase: for a rather full featured Arduino web server with the CC3000 chip, check out my port of Webduino CC3000 on my GitHub page. REQUIRES my forked version of Adafruit_CC3000 ———– Longer story: I want to add Wifi support to my LED cyr wheel. My goal is to be able to wirelessly control it from an iOS device (iPhone or iPad). I also want to... [read more]


LED Cyr Wheel v2: Custom PCB

I finished designing a custom PCB for my LED cyr wheel. It simply combines all the chips I use into one board. Ideally I would eliminate all of the other boards except the Teensy, but I’m not so good at SMD soldering yet. I designed it in Eagle: And I’ll be printing it with OSH Park based on advice from my friend Spencer. This things should be awesome! It’ll be my first PCB, so i’m crossing my fingers that I did everything right.



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