Hacked Gadgets Forum

April 20, 2007

Name the Thing Contest – 2

at 5:40 pm. Filed under Contests

Last weeks weekend contest was a great success. This week there will be two items given away to two lucky winners.

Giveaway item 1 is a graphic LCD module, thanks to David from uC Hobby for providing this module!
Giveaway item 2 is another camera tripod.

This contest will run for this weekend only (April 20 – 22, 2007) . To enter, identify the item pictured above and give an example of what can be done with it. Also go over to uC Hobby and comment on your favorite project listed there. Please do not give the answer in the comments.


Once you are done send an email to contest @ hackedgadgets.com with “Name the Thing” as the subject consisting of:
* The name of the item in the above picture
* An example of what the item pictured above can be used for
* The uC Hobby article name that you commented on

The winners will be chosen at random from all of the correct entries.

Below is a picture of the graphical LCD (more details can be found here), and the tripod.

Added April 24, 2007

The picture is a Basic Stamp 2, it is a microcontroller so it can be used for anything from flashing an LED to being the brains of a robot.

The winner of the LCD Display is Matthew L.
The winner of the Tripod is Joel D.

Thanks to all who entered.