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Arduino Class - Using Stepper motors

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Come join us at TheLab.ms Education Center in Plano TX to learn how to use Stepper Motors on the Arduino platform. In this class we will be covering the following:

Stepper motors Part 1: Introduction (http://bit.ly/2hlv5v1) (7:30) This presentation will introduce you to stepper motors. In Part 1, I discuss the basics of stepper motors and their most typical configurations. All demo sketches are available on Github.

Stepper motors Part 2: Connecting a unipolar un-geared motor (http://bit.ly/2glYUhB) (11:30) In Part 2, you will learn how to wire up and use a unipolar un-geared motor.

Stepper motors Part 3: Controlling a unipolar un-geared motor (http://bit.ly/2hlEJ0P) (6:15) In Part 3, you will learn how to control the speed of an un-geared using a potentiometer.

Stepper motors Part 4: Connecting a unipolar geared motor (http://bit.ly/2gmaGbv) (5:00) In Part 4, you will learn how to connect a unipolar geared motor.

Stepper motors Part 5: Using the AccelStep library (http://bit.ly/2hlLG1V) (7:45) In Part 5, you will learn how to connect a unipolar geared motor and control it using the AccellStep library. Parts Needed:

Arduino UNO (http://amzn.to/2guHM9Z) stepper motors (http://amzn.to/2gPRP7l) L298N Motor Drive Controller (http://amzn.to/2hlstxa)

Course work for this class comes from Arduino Step By Step (http://goo.gl/5Uv71ft) which has over 20 hours of content in 110 lectures. These classes are designed for anyone interested in learning electronic design and C programming. No experience is required. Access to the course material is free at our meetups. If you wish to access the material outside the meetup see our coupons page to get a discount from our sponsor (http://www.hackerspacetech.com/pages/coupons.html).