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by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: python 3 library typos
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: python 3 library typos

This article: https://resources.basicmicro.com/using- ... n-library/ had a typo in the import statement that you caught. The "c" is lower-case "from roboclaw import Roboclaw". Thanks for catching that.
by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How To Install RoboClaw
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Re: How To Install RoboClaw

See this article about downloading code from our GitHub repositories: https://resources.basicmicro.com/using- ... -examples/
by Basicmicro Tech
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Arduino Library, Documentation, and Updates
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Arduino Library, Documentation, and Updates

Hi, I'm BasicMicro's technical writer, I maintain the documentation and tutorials as well as write example code and maintain the GitHub repository. We would like to work with you as you make the changes you see fit for an alternate library that is documented in the source code. We are planning a re-...
by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: User Projects
Topic: 150 lb Self-Balancing Robot
Replies: 2
Views: 2085

Re: 150 lb Self-Balancing Robot

That's a well put together project! Thanks for taking the time to post this and make us aware of your project.
by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Oct 15, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Velocity and Position Control
Topic: Roboclaw 2x60 with servocity super duty linear as servo
Replies: 10
Views: 1673

Re: Roboclaw 2x60 with servocity super duty linear as servo

Please take a look at our linear actuator article for an overview on using linear actuators with RoboClaw.
by Basicmicro Tech
Thu Oct 03, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spark Fun Artemis Black ATP Boards
Replies: 2
Views: 439

Re: Spark Fun Artemis Black ATP Boards

Have a look at this application note: https://resources.basicmicro.com/using- ... o-library/

Note that the names of the harware serial ports might be different on the Artemis. You'll have to look in the documentation for the names.
by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RoboClaw Fan Connector Change
Replies: 1
Views: 1139

RoboClaw Fan Connector Change

The fan connector on RoboClaw boards has been changed to a new connector. New boards are currently shipping with the new connector. The old connector can be found on DigiKey for reference. The new connector can also be seen on DigiKey . The matching female connector is this one . Below is a photo of...
by Basicmicro Tech
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Safely connect/disconnect Roboclaw
Replies: 2
Views: 769

Re: Safely connect/disconnect Roboclaw

See the link below for a discussion about power issues that could cause damage to the RoboClaw or attached hardware.

https://resources.basicmicro.com/robocl ... ng-issues/
by Basicmicro Tech
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Safety wiring 2x30a roboclaw
Replies: 2
Views: 662

Re: Safety wiring 2x30a roboclaw

Please see the link below for a discussion about hardware safety precautions.

https://resources.basicmicro.com/motor- ... ecautions/
by Basicmicro Tech
Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Votlage Clamp Mosfet Recommendation
Replies: 1
Views: 4012

Re: Votlage Clamp Mosfet Recommendation

We now stock a pre-assembled voltage clamp board for use with the RoboClaw and MCP line of motor controllers.

Link to the board on the products page: https://www.basicmicro.com/VClamp_p_57.html