Hacked Gadgets Forum

May 3, 2006

RC Car Laser Lap Counter

at 8:13 am. Filed under Complex Hacks, Computer Hacks, Cool Gadgets, DIY Hacks

Build a laser lap counter for your RC car. In part two of the build you can add a number of IRDA sensors to the project to make it even better!

“The two channel system shown below includes two lasers, two photo transistors, one inch tubing, one inch round tubing (to mount the lasers) and a microcontroller system to tie it all together. The main control board for this system is a ZiLOG MDS-GP Board with a ZiLOG F642 Encore! CPU module. One cool feature of the ZiLOG development kits is the addition of a IRDA transceiver. Now, I can do something useful with my IRDA port on my Palm PDA. This project also include a Palm OS application that is used to “set-up” the track and save lap times.”


 

Buy online an that shipping all of discount cialis . Buy online an certified competitive prices...


Related Posts

DIY Geiger Counter
LCD Router Traffic Counter
Geiger Counter USB Hack
1.3GHz Frequency counter
ATtiny USB Web Site Hit Counter Project
DIY Geiger Counter with USB Interface
Laser Engraver Made of Silhouette Blade Cutter
Write Letters and Draw Pictures using a Laser

 


 

One Response to “RC Car Laser Lap Counter”

  1. Jack Says:

    I’m looking for a lap counting system for a 4 lane HO scale slot car track.

Internal Links:

Categories:

Search:

Google
Hacked Gadgets
Web

Site Sponsors:

Nuts and Volts Electronic Labs Trossen Robotics Free Technical Publications Blue LED

 

Recent Comments:

More RSS Feed Options

Site Sponsors:

 

Interesting Sites: