Questions tagged [wires]

Wire is a conductor that used to connect electronic components each other

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How does one use (specically the wiring) the OV7670 camera with the Arduino Uno?

If one could tell me where each of the pins on the back of the camera go to, that would be great. if someone added the code also that would be awesome.
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Variable current switch by human touch

Two goals: Make an LED turn on when a person touches two conductive pads (e.g. two square of aluminum foil) Make the RGB LED change color depending on how hard the pads are squeezed. I will figure ...
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How to move from arduino to physical prototype

I've been reading a bit about moving from Arduino to PCB and it seems a bit daunting. For now, all I really want to do is take something I've built, and make a few changes so that I can actually ...
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Arduino Wire Types?

I don't know what wires to get for my first Arduino project. I am planning on getting a pre-made light strip that I would control with an Arduino from across my room. Is there any specific type of ...
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Common Wire sizes for connecting peripherals to arduino

Please don't judge me for asking this question i have never touch arduino before but We plan to use it in our thesis we are doing a budget plan and it must include wires. can anyone tell me the common ...
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Basics with DHT11

I just bought the sensor DHT11 and trying to test it with the library code provided by the IDE, but I always get the same error on .read() . Code -2 /*#################################################...
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Arduino starter kit example LEDS modification

I just begun with the Arduino starter kit, and in the second example I would like to test some changes to learn more. The point is to have a green LED shining, and when pressing the button the two ...
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Help with wiring? Fritzing example inside

I am trying to prep my wiring for a 8x8 Led Matrix w/ Bluetooth according to the following instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-SPI-7-Bi-color-LED-Matrix-Scrolling-Text-D/?ALLSTEPS ...
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Breadboard-to-Arduino wiring with flat flex cable assemblies?

I want to wire Arduino Due connectors to a breadboard 8-at-a-time, so they're easier to remove and more reliable. I tried these Flat Flex Cable Assemblies (FFC assemblies) terminated with "solder ...
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Arduino Uno wiring and code with Parallax PMB-688

I'm new to Arduino GPS and am wondering if I could be pointed in the right direction regarding code and wiring when hooking up my Parallax PMB-688 to an Arduino Uno
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7 Segment Display SET UP

I am new to Arduino. I have been trying to connect a 7 segment display (3 digits) to my Arduino and I was successful, but I am not doing any connection to ground. I do not find the data sheet so I am ...
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splitable jumper wires question

I just received my starter kit from oddwires.com today and it came with a split-able ribbon cable for prototyping. I was curious if it is possible to split each wire off and use only what I need to ...
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Prototyping method

I'm currently using a normal breadbord 'n' solid-core-wires for prototyping, but it gets messy when I need to connect a large number of pins on the arduino, as when using an LCD display + another ...
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Arduino LCD shows only black boxes

I've hooked up my Arduino on this LCD, and after running the following code, all I see is a row with black boxes and another one empty. //LiquidCrystal d(RS, E, D4, D5, D6, D7); LiquidCrystal lcd(0, ...
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Connect two Arduinos using I²C (wiring)

Altough having found a lot of documentation concerning wiring of I²C buses, I'm still not sure about the following question: If both devices use separate power sources, is it a good idea to connect ...
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How to improve wiring a breadboard?

just saw this tweet and was interested what wires are used there: https://twitter.com/EngineersGarage/status/448014811280842752/photo/1 The wiring Looks cleaner than the setup I currently have with "...
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Is there a semi-permanent way to attach wires to the Nano?

At least for prototyping, is there a semi-permanent way to attach wires to the Nano posts? And yes, usually the Nano is hanging in free space by its wires (yes I know, quick and dirty, should be ...