How to add: USB connection, FTDI drivers and a new postprocessor to a low cost CNC mill (Roland MDX-15 / MDX-20). Continue reading
How to build a web controlled home automation center.
This post describes the software used with the miniature router (OpenWrt), the PIC 16F628 lab board, the serial communication and radio protocol.
Lab board to connect almost anything to the web.
This low cost solution uses a 3$ PIC16F628 microprocessor and a 15$ OpenWRT router.
Bring your projects online today!
You don’t need to cut a hole in your router to mount an extra connector for serial communication.
Use the existing micro USB conector instead! (This example uses a TP-link WR703N running OpenWRT)
The program coverts a neutral polyline- or drill format to cnc code according to your specification.
It works on almost all platforms and can easily be modified (with a text editor)