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"Arduino Software and Custom Shields"

Need a Shield for an Arduino/Genuino or small production run?

Would you like

  • A specific addon designed and built for you?
  • Have a design that needs to be made more rugged or changed to smaller size or lower power?
  • Your idea created into a small production run with documentation and test software?
  • Do you have one not working as expected that could do with another set of eyes to look over it?
  • Want to make an educational package?

Whatever your needs, please contact sales.

Arduino in a Box

Supplied to local schools for classwork on GCSE courses, to be used from Arduino IDE or Flowol. Box contains Arduino/Genuino Uno, small breadboard and collection of components to do various activities.

Arduino in a Box
  • Various jumper cables
  • Ultrasonic distance sensor
  • small box of components containing
    • Small patch wires
    • 2 different resistor values
    • Red Green Yellow and Blue LEDs
    • Multi-colour LED
    • 7 Segment LED
    • 2 swicthes
    • Light Dependent Resistor (LDR)

Interested in something similar contact sales.

Student Projects

The following are designs and hardware builds for student A level course projects, whilst being the mentor for their software writing acting as the customer to their project.

DMX Theatre Lighting Controller

This example of a custom system to be a standalone DMX theatre lighting controller or DMX bus monitor.

Boards features are -
  • LCD interface - and brightness control for backlight
  • PS/2 Keyboard interface
  • 2 x DMX Universe interfaces with ability to act as DMX device, or main output and repeater on each Universe.
  • 4 x Switch inputs by ¼ inch mono jack, to act as lighting cues.
  • 4 x push button for menus functions under LCD
  • 4 x push buttons. For Start/Stop show, Step and Programmable Functions
  • 8 x LEDs to show if cable connected
  • 8 x dual colour LEDs show status for Cue inputs or Universe Connections
  • 2 x dual colour LEDs show status for Programmable Function buttons
  • 4 x LEDs for general status
  • Internal NVRAM to store lighting shows / sequences (separate to processor memory)
  • Buzzer for alerting operator to major problems
  • Directly plugs onto an Arduino Due
DMX Controller setup on Due

Logic Tester

This example of a custom board for testing logic devices (DIP package 74 series, 14 and 16 pin).

Boards features are -
  • LCD interface - and brightness control for backlight
  • PS/2 Keyboard interface
  • Simulated automatic handling interface
  • Monitoring of device current
  • Monitoring of a few analog pins
  • Simple LED status
  • Simple push button to start testing
  • Monitoring if device is loaded
  • Different boards for different sized devices to test
  • Directly plugs onto an Arduino Mega
Full Logic tester setup on a Mega

Interested in something similar contact sales.

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