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A collection of Arduino tutorial articles, from newest to oldest. These tutorials are compiled from personal to paid projects and university lectures. See Arduino Tutorials page if you want to learn from basics to advanced.

The Arduino simplifies microcontroller programming through easy to use code, software and hardware. The best way to learn Arduino is by building projects so start by trying these Arduino tutorials and improve them!

Using the Grove Gesture Sensor

Grove gesture sensor

Wouldn’t it be cool if you could control something by just waving your hands? Well, this is what the grove gesture sensor does. In this post, I will show you how to use this sensor with an Arduino and create a simple gesture control project.

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Get Orientation with Arduino and MPU6050

Arduino MPU6050

The MPU6050 is a six-axis gyroscope and accelerometer in one package. With its easy-to-use breakout board, it became one of the more popular sensors for the Arduino platform. This article looks into this sensor and teaches how to use it to determine the orientation of an object.

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A Better Arduino Color Sensor using TCS230

Last time, I showed how easy it is to detect colors using the Pixy2 camera. However, the camera’s price might be too expensive for some. Luckily, there is a much cheaper option to implement an Arduino color sensor. The color sensor I’m referring to is the TCS230 (and equivalent TCS3200) …

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Use LM393 IR Module as Motor Speed Sensor

Arduino Motor Speed Sensor

Unlike stepper and servo motors, precision control for DC motors is impossible unless a sort of feedback mechanism is employed. If your application requires a consistent motor speed or a stimulant-dependent speed then you certainly need feedback. This tutorial aims to develop a simple motor speed sensor for a more …

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