TAB Book of Arduino Projects: 36 Things to Make with Shields and Protoshields

by: Dr. Simon Monk


Abstract: The ultimate collection of DIY Arduino projects! 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 Protoshields provides a cost estimate, difficulty level, and list of required components for each project. You'll learn how to design custom circuits with Protoshields 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 • E-mail 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
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Title: TAB Book of Arduino Projects: 36 Things to Make with Shields and Protoshields

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2015 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071790673

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Dr. Simon Monk has a bachelor's degree in cybernetics and computer science and a Ph.D. in software engineering. He is the bestselling author of Programming Arduino, Programming the Raspberry Pi, and other books.

Description: The ultimate collection of DIY Arduino projects! 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 Protoshields provides a cost estimate, difficulty level, and list of required components for each project. You'll learn how to design custom circuits with Protoshields 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 • E-mail 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