LED Sequencer Using 10 White LEDs of Each 3W and Arduino

The 10 LED sequencer circuit published here is based on Arduino Uno and 10 White LED board. The project contains 10 LEDs of each 3W, provides high intensity, can be used in various applications. The board can be connected to Arduino Uno, Arduino Mega, Arduino Nano or Raspberry Pai , each LED can be controlled individually, I have connected LEDs to pin D2-D11 of Arduino. LED board required supply 5V DC, it can work with higher  supply by changing current resistor across LEDs, Large size Bar-graph monitor, led sequencer, strobe, LED light effects are possible applications with this board.

Note : Dont Power Up the LED Board from Arduino, LED board required separate 5V DC 3Amps.

Video Of this Project

Features

  • Supply 5V DC
  • Maximum Load on each channel 300mA-400mA (Total 3Amps)
  • LED 1-10 Connected to D2,D3,D4,D5,D6,D7,D8,D9,D10,D11 of Arduino

Download Arduino Code

The 10X3W White LED board has been designed to create large size barograph meter and light effects generator.  The board contains 3W LEDs, D-Pak transistor as driver and current limiting resistor across each LED. Circuit works with 5V, each LED take approx. 300mA-400mA current, each LED can be controlled individually by applying TTL voltage, header connector provided to interface micro-controller. LED dimmer possible by applying PWM signal to each LED, Easy interface with Arduino.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arduino Code for LED Sequencer


/* A simple program to sequentially turn on and turn off 10 LEDs
Code tested on 10X3W white LED board works with 5V DC,
all LEDs take approx 2Amp current, PCB Design , Schematic
and Arduno code for 10LED sequencer can be download from our
website www.twovolt.com */

int LED1 = 2;
int LED2 = 3;
int LED3 = 4;
int LED4 = 5;
int LED5 = 6;
int LED6 = 7;
int LED7 = 8;
int LED8 = 9;
int LED9 = 10;
int LED10 = 11;

void setup() {
pinMode(LED1, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED2, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED3, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED4, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED5, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED6, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED7, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED8, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED9, OUTPUT);
pinMode(LED10, OUTPUT);

}

void loop() {
digitalWrite(LED1, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED2, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED3, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED4, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED5, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED6, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED7, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED8, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED9, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED10, HIGH);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED1, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED2, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED3, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED4, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED5, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED6, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED7, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED8, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED9, LOW);
delay(60);
digitalWrite(LED10, LOW);
delay(60);

}

Temperature Meter using LM35 Analog Sensor and Arduino Nano LCD Shield

Another project which display the ambient temperature on 16X2 LCD, Project is based on compact multipurpose Arduino Nano LCD shield and LM35 analog temperature sensor, shield also provided with 3 Tactile Switches, Relay, Power MOSFET, Trimmer Potentio-meter to create multi projects. Circuit works with 5V DC, can be power up from USB or separate header connector.  

Download PDF Document

Download Arduino Code for LCD Based Temperature Meter

Arduino Pins LCD

  • LCD RS pin to digital pin 12
  • LCD Enable pin to digital pin 11
  • LCD D4 pin to digital pin 5
  • LCD D5 pin to digital pin 4
  • LCD D6 pin to digital pin 3
  • LCD D7 pin to digital pin 2
  • LCD R/W pin to ground

Arduino Pins Various Devices

  • Switch 1 Arduino Pin A3
  • Switch 2 Arduino Pin D6
  • Switch 3 Arduino Pin D7
  • Current Sensor ACS714 Arduino Pin A5
  • Trimmer Potentio-Meter Arduino Pin A0
  • LM35 Sensor Arduino Pin A4
  • Power MOSFET Arduino Pin D9
  • Relay Arduino Pin D8

The LM35 series are precision integrated-circuit temperature devices with an output voltage linearly-proportional to the Centigrade temperature. The LM35 device has an advantage over linear temperature sensors calibrated in Kelvin, as the user is not required to subtract a large constant voltage from the output to obtain convenient Centigrade scaling. The LM35 device does not require any external calibration or trimming to provide typical accuracies of ±¼°C at room temperature and ±¾°C over a full −55°C to 150°C temperature range. Lower cost is assured by trimming and calibration at the wafer level. The low-output impedance, linear output, and precise inherent calibration of the LM35 device makes interfacing to readout or control circuitry especially easy. The device is used with single power supplies, or with plus and minus supplies. As the LM35 device draws only 60 µA from the supply, it has very low self-heating of less than 0.1°C in still air. The LM35 device is rated to operate over a −55°C to 150°C temperature range, while the LM35C device is rated for a −40°C to 110°C range (−10° with improved accuracy). The LM35-series devices are available packaged in hermetic TO transistor packages, while the LM35C, LM35CA, and LM35D devices are available in the plastic TO-92 transistor package.

LM35 Features
Calibrated Directly in Celsius (Centigrade)
Linear + 10-mV/°C Scale Factor
0.5°C Ensured Accuracy (at 25°C)
Rated for Full −55°C to 150°C Range
Suitable for Remote Applications
Low-Cost Due to Wafer-Level Trimming
Operates From 4 V to 30 V
Less Than 60-µA Current Drain
Low Self-Heating, 0.08°C in Still Air
Non-Linearity Only ±¼°C Typical
Low-Impedance Output, 0.1 Ω for 1-mA Load

Arduino Code


#include<LiquidCrystal.h>

LiquidCrystal lcd(12,11,5,4,3,2);
const int inPin = A4;
void setup()
{
lcd.begin(16,2);
}
void loop()
{
int value = analogRead(inPin);
lcd.setCursor(0,1);
float millivolts = (value / 1023.0) * 5000;
float celsius = millivolts / 10;
lcd.clear();
lcd.setCursor(0,0);
lcd.print(celsius);
lcd.print(“C”);
lcd.setCursor(0,1);
lcd.print((celsius * 9)/5 + 32);
lcd.print(“F”);
delay(1000);
}

Multipurpose Compact 16X2 LCD Shield For Arduino Nano

Compact multipurpose Arduino Nano 16X2 LCD shield can be used to develop various projects, shield provided with various things, LM 35 Temperature sensor, 3X Tactile Switch, Vertical Trimmer Potentiometer, 12V Relay with NO/NC output, power MOSFET, AC714 current sensor and 16X2 LCD.

Arduino Pins LCD

  • LCD RS pin to digital pin 12
  • LCD Enable pin to digital pin 11
  • LCD D4 pin to digital pin 5
  • LCD D5 pin to digital pin 4
  • LCD D6 pin to digital pin 3
  • LCD D7 pin to digital pin 2
  • LCD R/W pin to ground

Arduino Pins Various Devices

  • Switch 1 Arduino Pin A3
  • Switch 2 Arduino Pin D6
  • Switch 3 Arduino Pin D7
  • Current Sensor ACS714 Arduino Pin A5
  • Trimmer Potentiometer Arduino Pin A0
  • LM35 Sensor Arduino Pin A4
  • Power MOSFET Arduino Pin D9
  • Relay Arduino Pin D8

Arduino Code for 16X2 LCD


/*
LiquidCrystal Library – display() and noDisplay()

Demonstrates the use a 16×2 LCD display. The LiquidCrystal
library works with all LCD displays that are compatible with the
Hitachi HD44780 driver. There are many of them out there, and you
can usually tell them by the 16-pin interface.

This sketch prints “Hello World!” to the LCD and uses the
display() and noDisplay() functions to turn on and off
the display.

The circuit:
* LCD RS pin to digital pin 12
* LCD Enable pin to digital pin 11
* LCD D4 pin to digital pin 5
* LCD D5 pin to digital pin 4
* LCD D6 pin to digital pin 3
* LCD D7 pin to digital pin 2
* LCD R/W pin to ground
* 10K resistor:
* ends to +5V and ground
* wiper to LCD VO pin (pin 3)

Library originally added 18 Apr 2008
by David A. Mellis
library modified 5 Jul 2009
by Limor Fried (http://www.ladyada.net)
example added 9 Jul 2009
by Tom Igoe
modified 22 Nov 2010
by Tom Igoe
modified 7 Nov 2016
by Arturo Guadalupi

This example code is in the public domain.

http://www.twovolt.com

*/

// include the library code:
#include <LiquidCrystal.h>

// initialize the library by associating any needed LCD interface pin
// with the arduino pin number it is connected to
const int rs = 12, en = 11, d4 = 5, d5 = 4, d6 = 3, d7 = 2;
LiquidCrystal lcd(rs, en, d4, d5, d6, d7);

void setup() {
// set up the LCD’s number of columns and rows:
lcd.begin(16, 2);
// Print a message to the LCD.
lcd.print(“hello, world!”);
}

void loop() {
// Turn off the display:
lcd.noDisplay();
delay(500);
// Turn on the display:
lcd.display();
delay(500);
}

High Current Half Bridge DC Motor Driver with Integrated Driver IFX007

The High Current DC Motor driver project has been designed using IFX007T IC from infinion, The project can drive large size brushed DC motor , speed control is easy using PWM , the board also has few features like short circuit protection, over temperature and over current protection, its provide current feedback can be interface with arduino , raspberry pai. Motor connections and DC supply input possible using screw terminals, all inputs can be feed using 5 pin male header connector, onboard power LED,    The IFX007T is an integrated high current half bridge for motor drive applications. It is part of the Industrial & Multi-Purpose Nova lithic™ family containing one p-channel high-side MOSFET and one n-channel low-side MOSFET with an integrated driver IC in one package. Due to the p channel high-side switch the need for a charge pump is eliminated thus minimizing EMI. Interfacing to a micro controller is made easy by the integrated driver IC which features logic level inputs, diagnosis with current sense, slew rate adjustment, dead time generation and protection against over temperature, under voltage, over current and short circuit. The IFX007T provides a cost optimized solution for protected high current PWM motor drives with very low board space consumption.Download PDF Schematic.

 

 

The IFX007T is part of the Industrial & Multi Purpose NovalithIC™ family containing three separate chips in one package: One p-channel high-side MOSFET and one n-channel low-side MOSFET together with a driver IC, forming an integrated high current half-bridge. All three chips are mounted on one common lead frame, using the chip-on chip and chip-by-chip technology. The power switches utilize vertical MOS technologies to ensure optimum on state resistance. Due to the p-channel high-side switch the need for a charge pump is eliminated thus minimizing EMI. Interfacing to a microcontroller is made easy by the integrated driver IC which features logic level inputs, diagnosis with current sense, slew rate adjustment, dead time generation and protection against over temperature, under voltage, overcurrent and short circuit. The IFX007T can be combined with other IFX007Ts to form a H-bridge or a3-phase drive configuration.

 

Features

  • Operation up to 40 V
  • Current limitation level of 55 A min.
  • Path resistance of max. 12.8 mΩ @ 25°C (typ. 10.0 mΩ @ 25°C)
  • High side: max. 6.5 mΩ @ 25°C (typ. 5.3 mΩ @ 25°C)
  • Low side: max. 6.3 mΩ @ 25°C (typ. 4.7mΩ @ 25°C)
  • Enhanced switching speed for reduced switching losses
  • Capable for high PWM frequency combined with active freewheeling
  • Switched mode current limitation for reduced power dissipation in over-current
  • Status flag diagnosis with current sense capability
  • Over temperature shutdown with latch behavior
  • Under-voltage shutdown
  • Driver circuit with logic level inputs
  • Adjustable slew rates for optimized EMI
  • Green Product (RoHS compliant)

 

 

Short circuit protection

  • The device provides embedded protection functions against
  • output short circuit to ground
  • output short circuit to supply voltage
  • short circuit of load
  • The short circuit protection is realized by the previously described current limitation in combination with the
  • over temperature shutdown of the device.

 

 

 

 

 

Input circuit

The control inputs IN and INH consist of TTL/CMOS compatible schmitt triggers with hysteresis which control the integrated gate drivers for the MOSFETs. Setting the INH pin to high enables the device. In this condition one of the two power switches is switched on depending on the status of the IN pin. To deactivate both switches, the INH pin has to be set to low. No external driver is needed. The IFX007T can be interfaced directly to a microcontroller

 

Dead time generation

In bridge applications it has to be assured that the high-side and low-side MOSFET are not conducting at the same time, connecting directly the battery voltage to GND. This is assured by a circuit in the driver IC, generating a so called dead time between switching off one MOSFET and switching on the other. The dead time generated in the driver IC is automatically adjusted to the selected slew rate.

 

Adjustable slew rate

In order to optimize electromagnetic emission, the switching speed of the MOSFETs is adjustable by an external resistor. The slew rate pin SR allows the user to optimize the balance between emission and power dissipation within his own application by connecting an external resistor RSR to GND

 

PWM control

For the selection of the max. PWM frequency the choosen rise/fall-time and the requirements on the duty cycle have to be taken into account. We recommend a PWM-period at least 10 times the rise-time.

Example:

Rise-time = fall-time = 4 μs.

=> T-PWM = 10 * 4 μs = 40 μs.

=> f-PWM = 25 kHz.

The min. and max. value of the duty cycle (PWM ON to OFF percentage) is determined by the real fall time plus the real rise time. In this example a duty cycle make sense from approximately 20% to 80%. If a wider duty cycle range is needed, the PWM frequency could be decreased and/or the rise/fall-time could be accelerated.

DC-DC BOOST CONVERTER PROVIDES OUTPUT 36V- 2AMPS FROM 24V DC INPUT LM2588

Another boost DC-DC Converter provides 36V DC output from 24V DC input with load current up-to 2Amps, very small board. Booster is based on LM2588 IC from Texas Instruments. The LM2588 regulator integrated circuit specifically designed for fly-back, step-up (Boost) , and forward converter. Board has minimum components, screw terminal provided for input & outputs.

DOWNLOAD SCHEMATIC

Features

  • Supply Input 24V DC (18-36V Possible)
  • Output 36V
  • Load Current Up to 2Amps

 

 

 

10X 3W LED Board For Large Bar-Graph Meter/Light Effects

The 10X3W White LED board has been designed to create large size bar-graph meter and light effects generator.  The board contains 3W LEDs, D-Pk MJD44H11 transistor as driver and current limiting resistor across each LED. Circuit works with 5V, each LED take approx. 300mA-400mA current, each LED can be controlled individually by applying TTL voltage, header connector provided to interface micro-controller, Ardunio, Raspberry Pi etc.  . LED dimmer possible by applying PWM signal to each LED, Easy interface with Arduino.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STEP UP DC-DC CONVERTER 48V DC 1.5A OUTPUT FROM 24V DC INPUT LM2588

I am here with another boost DC-DC Converter provides 48V DC output from 24V DC input with load current up-to 1.5Amps, very small board. Booster is based on LM2588 IC from Texas Instruments. The LM2588 regulator integrated circuit specifically designed for fly-back, step-up (Boost) , and forward converter. Board has minimum components, screw terminal provided for input & outputs.

Features

  • Supply Input 24V DC
  • Output 48V 1.5A

Download Data Sheet LM2588

 

 

 

 

 

Arduino Nano Blink and Buzz Project Using 11 LEDs & Buzzer

Another project using Arduino Nano 11 LEDs and buzzer shield, LEDs connected  to D2-D12 of Arduino Nano and buzzer connected to D13 of Arduino Nano,  Simple example code flashing at speed of 100mili seconds on/off.

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Schematic

 

 

PCB TOP LAYER

 

 

PCB LAYOUT

 

 

Arduino Code


/*
Blink & Buzz Code www.twovolt.com

Turns on LEDS & Buzzer for 100 Mili seconds,
then off 100 Mili seconds, repeatedly.
This example code is based on example code
that is in the public domain.
*/
void setup() {
// initialize the digital pin as an output.
// Pin 2-11 has LEDs & Pin 13 has buzzer connected on Arduino:
pinMode(2, OUTPUT);
pinMode(3, OUTPUT);
pinMode(4, OUTPUT);
pinMode(5, OUTPUT);
pinMode(6, OUTPUT);
pinMode(7, OUTPUT);
pinMode(8, OUTPUT);
pinMode(9, OUTPUT);
pinMode(10, OUTPUT);
pinMode(11, OUTPUT);
pinMode(12, OUTPUT);
pinMode(13, OUTPUT);
}
void loop() {
digitalWrite(2, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(3, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(4, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(5, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(6, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(7, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(8, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(9, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(10, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(11, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(12, HIGH); // set the LED on
digitalWrite(13, HIGH); // set the Buzzer on
delay(100); // wait for a second
digitalWrite(2, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(3, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(4, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(5, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(6, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(7, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(8, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(9, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(10, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(11, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(12, LOW); // set the LED off
digitalWrite(13, LOW); // set the Buzzer off
delay(100); // wait for a second
}


 

 

 

 

480 Seconds Voice Record/Playback Circuit with PCB Layout Using ISD17240 IC

Project has been designed for record & playback multi voice massages applications using nuvton ISD17240 IC.  Messages are stored in flash memories made in unique Multilevel Storage Technology (MLS).  Circuit  provides high quality audio recording and simple operations.  Circuit operates in dual mode standalone or micro-controller SPI mode.  Onboard tactile switches for standalone mode and 10 (2×5) pin box header connector for SPI mode.  160-480 Seconds voice massage recording capacity.

ISD1700 product is recommend for new designs in the 20 to 480 seconds storage duration (See Table1 below for cross reference parts) because of its simpler interface automatic power-down and new features such automatic message management, PWM speaker driver, volume control, vAlert, Erase operation, and configurable current (AUD) or voltage (AuxOut) output to drive external power amplifier.

NOTE : The PCB board can accommodate following ICs ISD1730, ISD1740, ISD1760, ISD17120 and ISD17240.

 

 

SAMPLING RATE SETTING TABLE

 

Specifications

  • Supply 2.4 to 5 VDC (5 VDC @ 100 mA)
  • 26 to 80 Seconds selectable voice recording capacity
  • Selectable sampling rates 4KhZ To 12Khz
  • Directly drive 8 Ohms speaker or typical buzzer
  • Analog audio out to driver external audio amplifier
  • Digital volume control via onboard tactile switch
  • Dual mode operation stand alone or micro-controller
  • SPI Interface (4 wire serial interface)
  • 10 (2×5) Pin box header for SPI interface
  • Full control on memory and analog path configuration audio input, output and mix in SPI mode
  • Automatic power-down after each operations cycle (standalone mode)
  • Onboard tactile switch for Record, Play, Erase, FWD, Volume control, Reset and Feed-Through
  • Onboard power indication, record play indication
  • Voice message fed in via microphone or analog signal in
  • ISD1740 provides a PWM class D speaker driver and speaker output simultaneously
  • 100 Years message retention
  • 100,000 Record cycles
  • Four mounting holes of 3.2 mm each
  • PCB dimensions 80 mm x 76 mm

 

FUNCTIONS

 

SW1 (Recording)

Push switch for triggering REC function Recording initialized by HL edge of this signal, continues when it stays at L and stops when LH edge occurs or memory is full.  In standalone mode, massages are recorded sequentially until end of memory.  The location where recording of individual message starts is determine by the internal record pointer. Addressable record and playback operations are accessible only in SPI mode.

SW2 (Reset)

Push switch for triggering reset function – device enter into the initial state and initializes all pointers to the default state without erasing recording massages.

SW3 (Play)

Push switch for triggering the Play function – playback of current massage in memory.  Beginning of current massage determined by the internal playback pointer.  Short Low pulse start the playback of this massage and next pulse low stop this operation.

SW4 (Erase)

Push switch for triggering the erase function – Erasing the first or last message in memory or global erasing the all message (whole memory).  Short Low pulse erases the current message.  Holding this input for more then 3Seconds initiates the global erase operations.

SW5 (FWD)

Push switch for triggering the FWD function – Forward operations, advance to the next massage.  Short pulse causes. In standby mode advance from current message to the next message (one message forward) and setting the pointer the playback pointer on it.  During the playback-halting this process, advancing to the next massage and restarting the playback from beginning.

SW6 (Volume)

Push switch for triggering Volume – Control of audio volume on speaker output, Analog audio output and Aux/Audio output.  There are 8 steps of volume control.  Default value after power on is maximum.  Repeated low pulses decrease the level by 1 step until the minimum value reached and then increase the volume by one step until maximum value reached and so on.

SW7 (FT)

Push switch for triggering the FT function – In stand alone mode, it configures the analog path as feed-through path from ANA IN audio input to Speakers output and Aux Audio output.

 

Connections

 

Schematic

 

PCB Top Silk Screen

 

PCB Top layer

 

PCB Bottom Layer

 

Bill Of Material

 

The Nuvoton ISD1700 ChipCorder Series is a high quality, fully integrated, single-chip multi-message voice record and playback device ideally suited to a variety of electronic systems. The message duration is user selectable in ranges from 26 to 120 seconds, depending on the specific device. The sampling frequency of each device can also be adjusted from 4 kHz to 12 kHz with an external resistor, giving the user greater flexibility in duration versus recording quality for each application. Operating voltage spans a range from 2.4 V to 5.5 V to ensure that the ISD1700 devices are optimized for a wide range of battery or line-powered applications.

The ISD1700 is designed for operation in either stand-alone or micro-controller (SPI) mode. The device incorporates a proprietary message management system that allows the chip to self-manage address locations for multiple messages. This unique feature provides sophisticated messaging flexibility in a simple, push-button environment. The devices include an on-chip oscillator (with external resistor control) , microphone preamplifier with Automatic Gain Control (AGC) , an auxiliary analog input, anti-aliasing filter, Multi-Level Storage (MLS) array, smoothing filter, volume control, Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) Class D speaker driver, and current output.

 

 

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