Board loaded… begin debug!
At first I was getting some really odd values coming from the thermal sensor. There were two issues at play .
- Loose leads
- Voltage source
First, I kept getting erratic spikes and couldn’t read the voltage coming out of the sensor. At this point I was only using a Digital Multi-Meter. I thought I might have bad Continue reading
Woohoo! New boards!
I love that “New Board Smell”!
Ooo, and a nifty sticker too… Thanks OSH Park!
Now to see if they work.
Here’s the problem… I need a temperature reading on almost all of my projects. Unfortunately, most of the off-the-shelf solutions are not as refined as I need them (example – SparkFun’s TMP102 breakout board).
These solutions are simple and inexpensive, but it only had a resolution of 0.0625C. Continue reading