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App note: Debugging stand-alone real-time clock/calendar-based applications

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Here’s an application note from Microchip:  Debugging stand-alone real-time clock/calendar-based applications  (PDF!) An increasing number of applications require Real-Time Clock/Calendar (RTCC) devices. Microchip’s RTCC’s (I2C™ and SPI) are feature-rich devices that incorporate EEPROM, Time/Date registers, Time-Stamp registers, alarm modules, SRAM, a … Read more

App note: A complete low-cost design and analysis for single and multi-phase AC induction motors using an 8-Bit PIC16 microcontroller

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Here’s an application note (PDF!) from Microchip on driving a single and multi-phase AC induction motor (ACIM) using the PIC16F1509 microcontroller: This document provides a detailed analysis of driving a single and multi-phase AC induction motor (ACIM) using the PIC16F1509 microcontroller. Laboratory data is … Read more

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Another chipKIt Motor shield, chipKIT WF 32, chipKIT DP 32, and chipKit Cmod winners

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Today we announce the winners of the chipKIt Motor shield, chipKIT WF 32, chipKIT DP 32, and chipKit Cmod!  There were lots of great ideas, thanks for your submissions. Congratulations to Andrew Rohne,  his idea for a mobile ham radio logging system scored him a chipKIT WF … Read more

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