Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Chumby Widget Control of Arduino

So here is a proof-of-concept of using a Chumby Widget to send commands using XMLsockets to a Python program running on the Chumby, which in turns controls the Arduino over USB serial using Firmata. Note the LED on pin 13 turning on and off when I hit the orange rectangle on the widget:



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2 comments:

Robert said...

This is actually great stuff! Do you have some sample code for that, or some pointers on how to do the same?

t11s said...

Robert, check out this post and also this post for some code.