Tag Archives: cable

LEGO Mindstorms NXT: 1.5M Retractable Cable

PDF24    Send article as PDF   

NXT Retractable Extension Cable

LEGO PF to NXT Adapter Cable

en.pdf24.org    Send article as PDF   
I really despise the NXT Motor design. The shape of the motor was basically just designed to allow construction of the LEGO Mindstorms NXT Kit’s, AlphaOne‘ Robot easy. As a result, it makes it hard to use the NXT Motors in a lot of situations without extra bulk being added to your design. Often I just ditch the NXT Motor in preference for a LEGO Power Functions Motor. The downside to this approach is you have no feedback from the Power Functions Motors, unlike the NXT Motors with their Quadrature Rotary Encoders. You can use a LEGO Mindstorms RCX Rotation Sensor for a lot of applications.

LEGO Mindstorms Cable Tester

www.pdf24.org    Send article as PDF   
I needed a LEGO Mindstorms Cable Checker to allow me to Verify my Connector Cables for connectivity or faults.  A tester is particularly useful for when you are crimping your own cables. I picked up a cheap Network Cable checker of eBay for $2.50, and hacked it to suite Cables. Unfortunately it wasn’t as easy as I first anticipated!



Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
error: Content is protected !!