Doug Domke
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Servo Motor Artwork

We use an Uno to control 36 servo motors and create digital animated artwork.

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Things used in this project

Hardware components

Arduino UNO
Arduino UNO
×1
Adafruit 16 Channel PWM Servo Motor Controller
×3
SG90 Micro-servo motor
SG90 Micro-servo motor
×36
5 volt 30 watt Switching Power Supply
×1
Servo Motor Cable Extensions
×1
24 in. x 48 in. Peg Board
×1
Popsicle Sticks, cut to 3 1/4 inches
×36
Ultrasonic Sensor - HC-SR04 (Generic)
Ultrasonic Sensor - HC-SR04 (Generic)
These components is optional - only required if you are adding the interactive feature.
×5

Software apps and online services

Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)

Story

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Schematics

ServosArt Scematic

Shows how Uno and servos to connected through three 16-channel controllers

Optional Circuit for Interactive Mode

Connects 5 ultrasonic distance sensors to Uno to enable servos to track hand motion.

Code

ServosArt Software for Arduino Uno

Arduino
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Credits

Doug Domke

Doug Domke

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