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The Tab Book of Arduino Projects : 36 Things to Make with Shields and Proto Shields - Simon Monk

The Tab Book of Arduino Projects

36 Things to Make with Shields and Proto Shields


Published: 11th September 2014
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In this easy-to-follow book, electronics guru Simon Monk shows you how to create a wide variety of fun and functional gadgets with the Arduino Uno and Leonardo boards. Filled with step-by-step instructions and detailed illustrations, The TAB Book of Arduino Projects: 36 Things to Make with Shields and Proto Shields provides a cost estimate, difficulty level, and list of required components for each project. You'll learn how to design custom circuits with Proto Shields and solder parts to the prototyping area to build professional-quality devices. Catapult your Arduino skills to the next level with this hands-on guide.

Build these and many more innovative Arduino creations:

  • Persistence-of-vision (POV) display
  • High-power LED controller
  • Color recognizer
  • RFID door lock
  • Fake dog
  • Person counter
  • Laser alarm
  • Theramin-like instrument
  • FM radio receiver
  • Email notifier
  • Network temperature and humidity sensor
  • Seven segment LED clock
  • Larson scanner
  • Conway's game of life
  • Singing plant
  • Ultrasonic rangefinder
  • Temperature and light logger
  • Autoranging capacitance meter
  • Geiger counter
About the Author

Dr. Simon Monk (Preston, UK) has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. He is the bestselling author of Programming Arduino, Programming the Raspberry Pi, and other books.

Part I: Light and Color 1. Persistence of Vision Display 2. LED Cube 3. High Power LED Controller 4. Color Recognizer Part II: Security 5. RFID Door Lock 6. Keypad Door Lock 7. Secret Knock Lock 8. Fake Dog 9. Person Counter 10. Laser Alarm Part III: Sound and Music 11. Theramin-like Instrument 12. FM Radio Receiver 13. Pedal Board Controller 14. Music Controller 15. LED Matrix Spectrum Display Part IV: Internet 16. Email Notifier 17. Weather Data Feed 18. Network Controlled Switch 19. Network Temperature and Humidity Sensor 20. Pingometer Part V. Clocks 21. LED Matrix Clock 22. Binary Clock 23. Seven Segment LED Clock 24. Hacked Analog Clock 25. World Clock Part VI. Novelty 26. Larson Scanner 27. Game of Life 28. Singing Plant 29. Ultrasonic Rangefinder 30. GPS 31. Methane Detector Part VII. Home 32. Light Level Logger 33. Temperature and Light Logger 34. Timer Controlled Lamp 35. Autoranging Capacitance Meter 36. Geiger Counter

ISBN: 9780071790673
ISBN-10: 0071790675
Series: Electronics
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 11th September 2014
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 18.1  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.68
Edition Number: 1