Keith Mitchell
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MKR1000 RGB Strip Controller

Using the power of a winning idea, an MKR1000, and a TLC5940 to add RGB lighting to my workspace.

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Things used in this project

Hardware components

Arduino MKR1000
Arduino MKR1000
Texas Instruments TLC5940
12V 30A Power Supply

Software apps and online services

Visual Studio 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio 2015
Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)


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Eagle Files

The Schematic and board files for the PCB, made with Eagle Lite


Arduino MKR1000 Code

The libraries and code for controlling the TLC5940 with the MKR1000 over WiFi

Windows Universal RGB Strip Timeline Control App

The Windows 10/Windows Universal app for controlling the MKR1000 over WiFi

Arduino MKR1000 Color Cycling

Code for doing color cycling using my TLC5940 library and controller board


Keith Mitchell

Keith Mitchell

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16 year old Canadian Professional Programmer and technology enthusiast