Programming Robotic Systems with Visual Studio: (05) Integrating Advanced Sensors and Shields

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Explore advanced sensor types and how to use "shield" circuit boards to extend the functionality of an Arduino board. Write code that measures distances using an ultrasonic rangefinder sensor, and control more powerful DC motors.

  • [02:28] - Design Considerations for Your Electronics
  • [23:16] - Demo: Reading our Distance Sensors
  • [28:39] - Controlling Gearmotor Speed and Direction
  • [30:21] - Demo: Controlling a DC gearmotor

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