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Winning entries

FTF Prize: USA

FlexIO Based Multi-Copter Rotor Control
Advanced
  • 2,349
  • 29

Full instructions

There is a need to detect the slightest touch of a propeller to other objects to protect the object and the multi-copter itself.

Asia Pacific & Middle East

Build an Air Mouse with NXP K82F and FlexIO
Intermediate
  • 428
  • 11

Full instructions

Build next-gen gesture pointing device ideal for 3D CAD design or SmartTV control. Compatible with anything that accepts a USB mouse.

Europe & Africa

Kinetis FlexIO Ultrasonic Radar
Intermediate
  • 680
  • 19

Full instructions

360° Ultrasonic Radar for DIY applications, with self written FlexIO driver.

North & South America

NXP Kinetics Smart Web Multimedia IoT - Flexduino Platform
Super hard
  • 636
  • 9

Full instructions

Flexduino is a fully functional Multimedia TCP/IP Server Platform compatible with arduino libraries using FlexIO NXP Cortex M4 beast!

NXP Employees

NXP Scarab Robot
Advanced
  • 685
  • 13

A Robot designed for Automate our routine tasks with smartness.

Other entries

Directional Motion-Detecting USB Web Cam Using a FRDM-K82F
Advanced
  • 2,034
  • 36

Full instructions

Use simple image processing and an image sensor to detect whether a person enters or leaves a room.

FRDM-K82F Camera Based Parking Assistant
Advanced
  • 1,793
  • 32

Full instructions

Use Computer Vision to make a parking assistant that allows you to consistently park a car into your garage with perfect alignment.

Tip Tap Game
Intermediate
  • 842
  • 10

Full instructions

Count the maximum number of Taps You can do in a minute

Setting Up GPIO, PWM, I2C for K82 Freedom Board in KDS
Easy
  • 644
  • 9

Protip

A helping hand for the novices like me to set up Output on other available pins of K82 Freedom

Musical Alarm Clock
Advanced
  • 415
  • 8

Full instructions

A hard coded Musical Alarm clock built with the NXP's Kinetics K20 micro-controller provides you with an amusing GUI to play around with.

Smart DICE: The Physical + Digital RNG
Advanced
  • 1,215
  • 7

Full instructions

An electronic dice that does not take away the thrill of the roll. The motion data from a roll generates a random number shown on LED's.

Working With FRDM-K82F
Intermediate
  • 372
  • 7

Protip

Knowing about FRDM Board and uploading the demo codes.

BluTag
Easy
  • 541
  • 5

Full instructions

It’s estimated that each of us will spend six months of our lives looking for things we’ve lost. Hence 'BluTag' is here to help :)

Cruise and Parking Assistant
Intermediate
  • 128
  • 3

To drive safely using assistant to help with collision avoidance, blind spot detection and parking sonar and camera.

FRDMK82F Servo and Brushless Motor Control
Intermediate
  • 354
  • 3

Protip

Servos and brushless motors are the heart of any RC project, and now you can use them on the FRDMK82F.

FlexIO Security Keypad
Easy
  • 217
  • 3

Full instructions

Using the FlexIO, this project shows how to use create a low-profile security keypad using the Kinetis K80 and an MPR121.

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Musical Cup
Intermediate
  • 110
  • 2

Full instructions

A musical cup that plays "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" upon pressing a button. Now, it plays "Happy Birthday to You" tune too.

Air Quality Control
Intermediate
  • 107
  • 2

Full instructions

Are you aware of harmful gasses in your garage or shed? Monitor air quality, mitigate hazardous conditions, and improve the environment!

SMART BAND
Advanced
  • 88
  • 2

Work in progress

Our project aims at designing a wearable device to improve women’s security during harassment situations by providing the help to the victim

Wireless Digital scale
Intermediate
  • 112
  • 0

Work in progress

Use a FRDMK82 and a NRF24 radio together with a FSR sensor to build a wireless digital scale.

Accident Alert system
Intermediate
  • 57
  • 13

Work in progress

Motorcycles are less stable and riders lack protection as of an enclosed vehicle. Project helps the drivers and act as a first response

Agricultural flow estimator
Intermediate
  • 214
  • 10

Hey you, small farmer! I Have these camera based sensor to control how much fertilizer is deposited in your plantation

Self-powered weather station
  • 65
  • 9

Weather sensing and data logging station using solar power.

FlexIO Based Smart Helmet
Advanced
  • 388
  • 8

Work in progress

Smart helmet with fall & accident detection, obstacle detection, air quality, temperature & humidity monitoring and emergency alert.

Marveloucycle
Super hard
  • 181
  • 7

Protip

Could bicycles be self-driven? Yeah, but first, they must be self-balanced. That's is what Marvelocycle intend to achieve.

Gesture Drive: Accelerate with  Freedom
Intermediate
  • 893
  • 6

Full instructions

The Idea is to control both Direction+Acceleration of a Bluetooth Robotic Car with the movement of Forearm using Kinetis K82 Freedom board.

The Freedom Infinity Mirror
Intermediate
  • 162
  • 5

Work in progress

An infinity mirror, powered by the NXP FRDM-K82F board and awesome Neopixels.

Freedom K82F Sport Kit Companion
Advanced
  • 152
  • 3

Full instructions

A complete sport kit to support physical exercise, including counting your jumping, basketball practices, monitoring pushup and posture.

Automated water level
Intermediate
  • 227
  • 3

Full instructions

This project was made to monitor the level of any liquid that have water.

FlexIO Car
  • 38
  • 3

Flexio Car--Driving a Car by using the Mobile Phone

Getting Started with FRDM-K82F
Intermediate
  • 242
  • 3

Full instructions

A detailed write-up on how to get started with NXP's FRDM-K82F and Running Demo program.

Freedom Flight Controller for Autonomus Drones
Advanced
  • 219
  • 3

A Kinetis FRDM-K82F based experimental flight controller for autonomous drones, using FlexIO and FlexTimers for the PWM and communication.

Eternal Pose to Antarctica: South Pointing Smart LED Compass
Intermediate
  • 101
  • 3

Full instructions

Inspired from One Piece: Smart LED E-Compass that Points toward South Pole, based on NXP Kinetis-K82 Board.

Flex-WS2812B
Easy
  • 86
  • 3

Work in progress

Using FlexIO to control WS2812B RGB LED.

FRDM K82F-Play X-0 Game
Intermediate
  • 73
  • 3

Full instructions

Play X-O game, in this 9 LED setup which I did using Frdm-K82f. Type in the LED that you like to light and it will glow.

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