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Acadia National Park

We worked with Acadia National Park to develop exhibit interactives for the Nature Center.

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Little Carlsbad

We worked with the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center and their museum volunteers on the “Little Carlsbad” model train exhibit. This project involves adding user-controlled vignettes throughout the installation.

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Port Extender Tutorial

The Port Extender board was designed for use with the dedicated I2C port, Port D on the Main Shield and intended for projects that need to control more input and output devices. The Port Extender is equipped with two MCP23017 i2c 16-bit i/o digital port expanders, a CD74HC4067 16-channel multiplexer, and a CD74HC4051 8-channel multiplexer. I2C […]

DC Motor Knob (daisy-chain)

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to setup a DC motor with the Satellite boards built-in Mosfet and how to control the motor speed using Analog input. Components Arduino A/B USB connectors Museduino Shield 2 Satellite boards CAT5 cable DC Motor 10k Potentiometer screw driver Setup First, complete the instructions for the DC Motor […]

DC Motor

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to setup a DC motor with the Satellite boards built-in Mosfet and how to control the motor speed using Serial input. Components Arduino A/B USB connectors Museduino Shield Satellite board CAT5 cable DC Motor screw driver Setup For this tutorial we are going to use Arduino pin D9~. […]

NeoPixel RGB LED Strip (External Power)

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to use the External Power Satellite board with a NeoPixel RGB LED Strip. Components Arduino A/B USB cable Museduino Shield Museduino External Power board CAT5 cable NeoPixel RGB LED Strip  5v 2 amp Switching Power Supply 300-500 ohm resistor 1000µF, 6.3V or higher capacitor screwdriver Setup For detailed […]

Servo Motor Knob (Analog Select)

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to use Analog Select Jumpers with a potentiometer and servo motor. Components Arduino A/B USB cable Museduino Shield 2 Museduino Satellite Boards CAT5 cable servo motor screw driver prototyping wire Setup Before we get started, let’s learn about the Analog Select feature on the Main Shield. Locate the […]

Servo Motor Sweep (PWM Select)

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to use PWM  Select Jumpers with a Servo Motor. Components Arduino A/B USB cable Museduino Shield Museduino Smorgasboard CAT5 cable servo motor screw driver prototyping wire Setup Before we get started, let’s learn about the PWM Select feature on the Main Shield. Locate the header pins (2×3 block) […]

Button

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to implement a push button that turns on an LED with two smorgasboards on different ports. Components Arduino A/B USB cable Museduino Shield 2 Museduino Smorgasboards 2 CAT5 cables LED 10k resistor button screwdriver Setup First, follow the setup for the LED Tutorial. After you’ve completed the setup, […]

LED

Overview This tutorial will teach you how to wire up an LED with the Smorgasboard. Components Arduino A/B USB cable Museduino Shield Museduino Smorgasboard CAT5 cable LED screw driver Setup The main Museduino Shield’s header pins align with the Arduino headers. The shield should be stacked on top of the Arduino like below: Next, let’s […]