Magnetic Encoder Tests

I recently purchased some magnetic encoders to use in an upcoming project and hooked them up to a Wemos D1 Mini to try and do some basic testing. The specific magnetic encoder is the AS5048. Three wires were soldered to the PWM output pins only as this is a lot easier than soldering wires to…

Last Sprint

So it is now just 6 days to go until the Sunday of Pi Wars. This is the last weekend to get things sorted before the big day. So we’ve been frantically 3D Printing and testing. For the Somewhere Over The Rainbow challenge we were concerned about the way the course was going to be…

Pi Wars Countdown – 10 Days To Go

With just 10 days to go till the Sunday that we are competing in Pi Wars, panic is now setting in. We have to admit we are not completely ready and really need another few weeks to get things right. However, we don’t have that luxury. There are 10 days to the competition and considering…