S C O T T E R I C P E T E R S E N

Composer, electronic musician, improviser

Xbee: Information and Resources

The XBee RF radio is certainly not new technology, but it remains a tried-and-true means of communicating with microcontrollers in DIY electronic projects.  For those of you unfamiliar with the XBee, it is an RF radio module that can be attached to a circuit via a breakout-board and used to communicate wirelessly with that circuit, or to send sensor data to another XBee (presumably attached to a computer.)  Working with XBees is not all crackers and cheese, however.  Those familiar with the XBee know it is a device of both promise and sorrow, a ‘veil of tears’ as Allan Schindler would say.   Read the rest of this entry »

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DSO Nano V2: unboxing, upgrading, using

**UPDATE** SEE BELOW

If you don’t know what a DSO Nano is, but you are in the market for a cheap (<$100) oscilloscope and don’t want to risk one of the totally awesome, but possibly janky analog ones on ebay, then you are in luck having found this post.
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Quick Update

Lots of work is being done — just none on this site! Kane and Scacinto have found some interesting and exciting sounds on the Casio SA-2, and a post is in process. However, dissertations must be finished, and Kane has a lot of drinking to do, so most likely some new and janky stuff will be up in the new year. Until then, MuCoers, MuCo on!!!

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