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by Basicmicro Tech
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RoboClaw Fan Connector Change
Replies: 1
Views: 413

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: 186

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: 213

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: 3288

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
by Basicmicro Tech
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Multi-Mode Packet Serial
Replies: 4
Views: 389

Re: Multi-Mode Packet Serial

We have an application note that covers using multiple RoboClaws with an Arduino in packet serial mode. Here is the link to the app note: https://resources.basicmicro.com/using- ... h-arduino/
by Basicmicro Tech
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tutorials and Application Notes
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Tutorials and Application Notes

We now have a large collection of tutorials and application notes covering topics related to both the RoboClaw and MCP line of controllers.

They can be found at this link: http://resources.basicmicro.com/
by Basicmicro Tech
Mon Apr 01, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Control of multiple chained Roboclaws
Replies: 4
Views: 470

Re: Control of multiple chained Roboclaws

We have a tutorial on using multiple RoboClaws in packet serial mode with a Raspberry Pi. Here is a link to the article: https://www.basicmicro.com/Packet-Seria ... _b_33.html