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by BMS Doug
Mon Jan 04, 2016 12:20 pm
Forum: Codebug Projects
Topic: colour star rocket
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

Re: colour star rocket

by BMS Doug
Mon Dec 28, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Codebug Projects
Topic: colour star rocket
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

colour star rocket

I made a rocket for my nephew for christmas, a colour star provides the engines and a codebug does the countdown sequence. A 2L drinks bottle provided the fusilage and a cardboard box supplied the fins. I had to sacrifice a better battery than intended as the cheap one kept turning itself off during...
by BMS Doug
Mon Dec 28, 2015 7:09 pm
Forum: Codebug Projects
Topic: colour star christmas tree
Replies: 1
Views: 1687

colour star christmas tree

I made four christmas trees with a codebug colour star on top of each (two daughters, two nieces). The trees were made out of hardboard and covered with green paper, the colour stars were wrapped in tinsel (as a diffuser, they are two bright otherwise). A USB battery pack was used as the power suppl...
by BMS Doug
Mon Dec 28, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: USB Device Not Recognized
Replies: 3
Views: 2076

Re: USB Device Not Recognized

Were you activating programming mode as you plugged it in?

If not then it won't identify itself to the computer.
by BMS Doug
Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:23 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)
Replies: 12
Views: 4411

Re: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)

My colourstars and glowbugs arrived today, I'll play with them tomorrow.
by BMS Doug
Mon Dec 14, 2015 8:43 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)
Replies: 12
Views: 4411

Re: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)

Yup, that was expensive, I bought a bunch of the add-ons on Friday, £69 gone.

I hope they arrive in time to be part of the Christmas Present.
by BMS Doug
Fri Dec 11, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)
Replies: 12
Views: 4411

Re: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)

They are available in their store now!
by BMS Doug
Fri Dec 11, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)
Replies: 12
Views: 4411

Re: New addons: Colourtail, colourstar, glowbugs (RGB LEDs)

Great addition to their product!

Do you think they are straight WS2811 or WS2812 5V LEDs?
by BMS Doug
Mon Oct 26, 2015 11:15 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: CodeBug have finally released the schematics
Replies: 3
Views: 2305

Re: CodeBug have finally released the schematics

Firmware will be made available once 3rd party license agreements have been confirmed.