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Debugging the Crazyflie with the Bus Blaster

Posted on Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 in Bus Blaster by DP

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Chris Fusting tweeted: “Interfacing my Crazyflie with a proximity sensor. Debugging with the Bus Blaster“:

A few months ago I came across my new favorite toy, the Crazyflie nano quadcopter.  Developed by Bitcraze, the Crazyflie is an open source firmware and hardware flying development board.  With a relatively beefy STM32 ARM Cortext-M3 MCU and an expansion header the Crazyflie is an ideal candidate for upgrades and modifications.  With such expandability, spare CPU cycles and RAM, it should be possible to interface the Crazyflie with the sensors necessary to facilitate autonomous flight and abiotic variable detection.  Given the extremely flexible mobility of the Crazyflie, these variables can be detected nearly anywhere in space.

Via Twitter.  Thanks Chris!

The Bus Blaster is a high-speed JTAG debugger for ARM processors, FPGAs, CPLDs, flash, and more. You can get a Bus Blaster v2 for $34.95 at Seeed.

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7 Responses to “Debugging the Crazyflie with the Bus Blaster”

  1. Yves says:

    Where did you get the JTAG board? please explain your setup. thanks.

  2. Yves says:

    The small converter JTAG board?

  3. Blodgar says:

    Yves: “You can get a Bus Blaster v2 for $34.95 at Seeed.”
    http://www.seeedstudio.com/depot/bus-blaster-v3-p-1415.html

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