BrickPi Space Launch

BrickPi Space Launch
past week we successfully launched a BrickPi with a high altitude balloon, and even better recovered it.  Over the next few weeks we’ll be assembling the footage and pictures into a more coherent view of what happened. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Dexter Industries now supports LabVIEW LEGO MINDSTORMS Software

Dexter Industries now supports LabVIEW LEGO MINDSTORMS Software
Dexter Industries now supports LVLM 2010.  We have released virtual instruments for LabVIEW for LEGO MINDSTORMS.  Download the package here. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Datalogging for Dexter Industries Sensors

Datalogging for Dexter Industries Sensors
We’ve added new NXT-G Blocks so you can start Data Logging with our educational sensors. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

How accurate is the dPressure?

We wanted to put the dPressure to the test against a digital pressure sensor.  We used the Dwyer DPGA-08, a medicine dropper, and a dPressure 250.  Watch the video and you can see the dPressure keep up with the Dwyer instrument. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

dPressure Trumpet

Jetro published this awesome video of his Mindstorm NXT trumpet.  At the heart of it: some seriously creative programming.  Near the heart of it:  a dPressure pressure sensor. UPDATE:  See Jetro’s blog entry about how to make the trumpet here: http://technicbricks.blogspot.com/2010/09/week-techvideo-2010-38-nxt-trumpet-show.html Did you like this? Share it:Tweet