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Flash an External LED

Flash an External LED blog post

Post date: 12 years 2 months ago
OVERVIEW LED's serve many purposes and can range in color from ultraviolet to infrared.  They can be used to detect light similar to the light they emit, serve as voltage references, and as a visual reference for active channels.  Since LED's have a large range of uses and are conceptually simple...
Reading a Potentiometer using Reflex

Reading a Potentiometer using Reflex blog post

Post date: 12 years 11 months ago
OVERVIEW Potentiometers are commonly used in applications where accurate manual adjustment of a setting is required.  The potentiometer changes its resistance depending on the location of the knob, causing a change in voltage that can be read and used to change a value.  This example demonstrates...
Reading a Photoresistor using Reflex

Reading a Photoresistor using Reflex blog post

Post date: 13 years 8 months ago
OVERVIEW Photoresistors are used in many applications because they either increase or decrease in resistance depending on the amount of light.  A common application for photoresistors is the triggering of an event when the light passes a certain point.  This example demonstrates the use of a...

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