Redd needs to upgrade the lighthouse in order to communicate with Captain Arghuino as he set sail to a new island. By building an infrared emitter and receiver, help Redd send messages to Captain Arghuino.
Content: A Serial Adapter, 2 ATtiny84 microcontrollers, infrared LEDs and receivers, mini breadboard and other discrete components. PodPi Volume 12 with 40 pages of stories and lessons.
- Introduction to ATtiny microcontrollers and how to program them using your existing Arduino.
- Introduction to infrared technology.
- Real time data serial communications via infrared.
Pre-requisite: Module 0 or an Arduino board with prototype shield (available separately)