Robotic Arts Intro Fall 2017 (IA277.01)

11/14: AC/DC [big things little things]

Kelly Dobson's Blendie


  • Introduction and demos
  • Talk about project 2

  • extended dinner

  • work time
  • Project review
  • Expanded Output

    Today, we will go over:

    1. What was AC and DC?
    2. Mechanics of Relays (Mechanical relays and Solid State Relays)
    3. Precaution for AC circuit
    4. Controlling AC appliances with arduino
    5. Using dimmers
    6. bypassing buttons of DC powered devices

    Week 11 Slide

    Project 2: Final Project

    It's time to start thinking about another project. Project 2 is due the end of the semester witch is December 12th. You have 4 weeks to complete the project.

    Here is the schedule for Project 2:

    It is the final project for this class but don't think too much about making an "impressive" project.

    Keep it