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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    08M2 is cheap and powerful, but severely limited for IO, and I think your going to need plenty of that. I'd go for 14M2 which has more...
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    Buzby reacted to techElder's post in the thread Anyone Used Nextion Displays? with Like Like.
    NEVER put RTV(etc.) on anything that you intend to take apart. That's my vote.
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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    i.e the 14th output. It's just where you start counting from, 0 or 1 !
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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    Wow !. CD4000's, HC74's, acres of veroboard, dozens of chips, hundreds of interconnects. That brings back memories of the kind of...
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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    You could replicate these functions with some switches and a PICAXE, but seeing as you're using a PICAXE I would go for a more intuitive...
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    It was a bit of a joke really. Most Operating Systems (abbreviated to OS) like Windows, Unix, etc., have 'high priority' and 'low...
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    Not quite. The 'do : loop until' locks the chip up until ClkPin goes high. This means we can't do any other work while the pin is low...
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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    Hi hippy, I did think of using wrap-around, but seeing as Chris is a beginner I chose to make it obvious how the code worked. I'm sure...
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    When I tried your short prog it responded as you described, but when I run the code I posted in the shift register thread, once I get...
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    My gripe about PE6 is that when simulating, if I reduce the simulation delay to less than about 100 the app goes totally unresponsive...
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    Buzby replied to the thread Virtual Shift Register.
    Hi Chris, This is my take on your problem. By using 1 byte to hold just 1 bit, it makes adjusting the length of the buffer easier...
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    Buzby replied to the thread $28 Mecanum Wheel RC Vehicle.
    COOL !. That's a neat idea. Here is a fractionally cheaper 'chassis and motor' version, more suited to building your own...
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    Here is a simple program for reading the ADXL345. ( Ignore the preview heading below, the original thread was talking about a different...
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    Buzby replied to the thread Be afraid, very afraid !.
    Admittedly BD are not showing us the times Atlas comes a cropper, like Spot did, but there is no doubt that the technology is...
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    Buzby replied to the thread Be afraid, very afraid !.
    Now Atlas can do gymnastics !. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/technology-49829386/boston-dynamics-atlas-robot-twists-and-somersaults
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