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by bill2009
Thu Sep 15, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: Connecting to BBB, RBBB
Topic: will RTS reset BBB
Replies: 4
Views: 8267

Re: will RTS reset BBB

Here's what you have to do in windows to make the reset work everytime. Device Manager -> COM Ports -> Virtual USB Com Port -> Advanced Button - Set RTS on Close thank you very much. My trusty RBBB stopped resetting on serial when i changed laptops. I knew something had changed but not where to loo...
by bill2009
Sat Apr 18, 2009 2:56 pm
Forum: RBBB
Topic: RBBB with 3.3V Power?
Replies: 7
Views: 9429

Re: RBBB with 3.3V Power?

off topic but how are you connecting to the 3310 lcd? those connectors are so darned small!
by bill2009
Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:56 pm
Forum: RBBB
Topic: RBBB Power Draw
Replies: 1
Views: 3811

Re: RBBB Power Draw

huh, I took the obvious step and measured it! When not doing anything special, an RBBB draws only about 20ma. For comparison an arduino and sanguino each draw about 30ma. When the serial cable is connected the board is powered that way so I don't know what that adds but on the arduino the USB adds a...
by bill2009
Fri Apr 17, 2009 7:15 pm
Forum: RBBB
Topic: RBBB Power Draw
Replies: 1
Views: 3811

RBBB Power Draw

Hi Paul, my RBBB has been up to lots of tricks and I've had a lot of fun with it - thanks. I have poked around but I can't find a quote of power usage for the AVR chip - do you know how much the RBBB draws with just the pilot LED? I'm trying to figure out if I can run it off a motorcycle's "12 Volts...