Archive For September, 2010

DYP-ME007 with an AtMega8 AVR microcontroller

I wanted to be able to read the distance captured from the ultrasonic range finder device on a microcontroller, to know how to implement this device in a possibly bigger and more complex circuit later on. Starting simple, this code…

Testbench for DYP-ME007 Ultrasonic Range Finder

This is how I set up the test bench for configuring and also just figuring out the DYP-ME007 Ultrasonic Range Finder, bought at GoodLuckBuy.com. http://www.goodluckbuy.com/ultrasonic-wave-detector-ranging-module-distance-sensor.html The usage is the same as for the popular SRF0004 equivalent; The Vcc should be…

First blog entry, lab showoff

As my first entry, I would like to introduce you to my lab, so I can show off some of the instruments I use while trying to be creative. These are all equipment bought on a student budget. Though, while…