Arduino & ESP8266

Getting Started with arduino

Leonardo 6 dollar board will get you going was easy to clean the pcb and it works with HID device emulation like keyboard / mouse / joystick. if you want more get the x86 sam boards


Arduino projects and links.

esp8266 door bell writeup / review door bell repository from a different project. same effect.


knock sensor / clap    peizo sensors / mic

drum shoes for making midi signals.


LED heart rate(pulse) detector

servo / stepper controll

digi weight scale hack for part of the bar bot.

melzi 3d printer board

various electronics ebay parts worth buying with price charts. << apparently this is why… i had issues with 2 other esp8266 programmers and a esp8266 r1d2 clone with 32mb of flash.

the mini r1d2 worked and the red pcb with a little switch on them, add hotglue to make the switch more rigid.


more later…