Easy to use educational shield for Arduino Uno

Project website: https://nixietester.com

The Binary Clock Shield is designed for novice makers who are starting their adventure with arduino. Specially-tailored as an educational design to enable quick and easy “learning while building” projects. Below you’ll find all the information you need to configure your shield. Using the Arduino Software (IDE), you can easily start tinkering with code and electronics.

Details

FEATURES & COMPONENTS

  • Designed for Arduino UNO
  • Operating voltage: 5 V via Arduino (USB or 7-12 VDC jack)
  • Dimensions: 68.6 x 53.4 mm
  • RTC – Real Time Clock on board DS3231
  • Piezo Buzzer – can play tones and music – KLJ-1230
  • 17 RGB LEDs – WS2812B
  • Battery socket on board for CR1216 / CR1220 – RTC switches to the battery supply and maintains accurate timekeeping when main power is interrupted or absent
  • 3 Buttons

ARDUINO CODE EXAMPLES

BINARY CODE

Binary code is a base 2 number system invented by Gottfried Leibniz where numeric values are represented by different combinations of 0 and 1, also know as OFF or ON. Is the simplest form of computer code or programming data.

SCHEMATIC

Binary Clock Shield for Arduino
Binary Clock Shield for Arduino
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Project website: https://nixietester.com

Marcin Saj