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Arduino based ‘Etch A Sketch’ laser cutter

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huxarKnxWU4#t=11[/embed] Martin Raynsford writes about his latest Arduino based project: We switched out the standard controller with an Arduino (just in time for Arduino day) and connected two rotary dials to directly manipulate the X and Y axis. As long as the laser only cuts while the axis are moving...

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Etch a Sketch temperature logger

Friday, December 21st, 2012

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=TJ19ENIbT3E[/embed] Hack an Etch a Sketch toy to act as a display for your projects. In this example it's used as a temperature logger. The project uses two stepper motors driving the knobs, which are controlled via a PICAXE 18M2 microcontroller. Via Hacked Gadgets.

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