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Arduino SD Card Module
Arduino SD Card Module
Offered by Hobby Components Ltd
Price: 1.49

3.0 out of 5 stars Nearly right, 28 Feb 2014
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This board has no level changer - SD cards work at 3.3v, Arduino boards output 5v AND the signal lines have pull-ups to 3.3v, so you will need some hardware to solve this conundrum.

If you don't understand this - buy one on an ethernet bd.


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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Fish food!, 14 Nov 2013
= Durability:3.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:3.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:3.0 out of 5 stars 
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Buying some robot fish for the Grandkids for Christmas - spare batteries are a must-have and these are cheaper than the branded types, and just as good.


Servo - Medium Full Rotation
Servo - Medium Full Rotation

3.0 out of 5 stars 360 what?, 7 Nov 2013
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Yes, this servo revolves 360 deg., at a speed proportional to the drive signal's difference from nominal in either direction. This means that you need an external way of checking it's position. It is however quite compact and reasonably powerful. Cheaper solutions are available.


High Speed converter SD/SDHC/SDXC to CompactFlash CF Type II Card Adapter Support UDMA WI-FI
High Speed converter SD/SDHC/SDXC to CompactFlash CF Type II Card Adapter Support UDMA WI-FI
Offered by Locoisle777
Price: 8.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent !, 7 Nov 2013
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I was bought an SDHC card for my Fujifilm S9600 camera, by someone who didn't realise that it didn't take SD cards - so this was the solution. Although none of the camera specs. said that it took CF Type II, this adaptor fits perfectly.


super9shop GY-273 HMC5883L Triple Axis Compass Magnetometer Sensor Module For Arduino 3V-5V
super9shop GY-273 HMC5883L Triple Axis Compass Magnetometer Sensor Module For Arduino 3V-5V
Offered by Stephen2013
Price: 11.69

5.0 out of 5 stars Magnetometer, 26 Oct 2013
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No documentation. While instructions are easy to find on line, could do with at least a pin out and I2C address (which is 0X1E by the way). Each channel saturates at readings of 4096 (rare earth magnet close by) and I have still to discover what orientation of the board gives me a true XY reading, but it works fine.


40 Pcs 1 Pin Male to Female Jumper Cable Wires 20cm Long
40 Pcs 1 Pin Male to Female Jumper Cable Wires 20cm Long
Offered by Mestall (Ship from HongKong)
Price: 1.10

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Ribbon cable, 24 Oct 2013
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40 way ribbon terminated one end on plugs and the other sockets. 2 of the insulators off plugs are missing, but I planned to cut it and join it for longer wires, terminated in sockets both ends anyway.


HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Rangefinder/Obstacle Detection Module Blue
HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Rangefinder/Obstacle Detection Module Blue
Offered by TB3C(shipping 15-23 days)
Price: 1.21

5.0 out of 5 stars A new tapemeasure !, 24 Oct 2013
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Be aware that this is the 4 pin, not the 3 pin device, but that said it works well and sketches to drive it are available (see the instructables website). I had it measuring in mm up to about 2.5m inside 20 minutes.


SainSmart UNO + Sensor V5 + IIC LCD1602 Module Display For Arduino UNO MEGA R3
SainSmart UNO + Sensor V5 + IIC LCD1602 Module Display For Arduino UNO MEGA R3
Offered by P&A
Price: 19.50

4.0 out of 5 stars OK for Nerds, 16 Oct 2013
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See the yellow wires in the picture? - well they're not included - so you can't connect the display, but hey, for what I paid for it, a few wires - who cares? Driving the display is a bit problematic, but look at other reviews for the display alone to get some ideas. Absolutely NO documentation and the Sainsmart website isn't much help - but there's a lot of Arduino help on the web anyway. So,the pot. on the display rear is "contrast" and you have to use address 0X3F - not 0X27 as stated in some places. If you can't handle this - then Arduino is a step too far.


De Havilland Mosquito Manual: An insight into developing, flying, servicing and restoring Britain's legendary 'Wooden Wonder' fighter-bomber (Owners' Workshop Manual) (Haynes Owners Workshop Manuals)
De Havilland Mosquito Manual: An insight into developing, flying, servicing and restoring Britain's legendary 'Wooden Wonder' fighter-bomber (Owners' Workshop Manual) (Haynes Owners Workshop Manuals)
by Jonathan Falconer
Edition: Hardcover
Price: 8.80

15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Mossie Masterpiece for a Haynes Manual, 22 Sep 2013
Let's face it - none of these Haynes manuals for aircraft are anything like a Haynes manual for cars - so what do we expect from one? Some history, some technical detail and some nice photographs of a restoration project, in short "an insight into". This one didn't disappoint me.
The whole book is full of information which records the requirement, design, realisation of the design and the applications to which the aircraft has been put.
First of all, the technical construction content is divided into 2 sections, and while I can't immediately see why, the content is fairly detailed and as close to a true Haynes manual as you would reasonably expect to get. It has a rather good description of major parts of Merlin engines, but unfortunately, unless you are pretty familiar with them anyway it probably won't mean much because there are no diagrams to put the descriptions into perspective. A few photographs, but not very clear in the context of exactly what they show. The restoration section, which had the possibility of being a great photojournal section either of the recent New Zealand machine returned to flight, or the DeHavilland Aircraft Heritage Centre's restorations probably missed the opportunity, but some very specific area shots of the New Zealand one are used to great effect in the technical construction descriptions.
The books largest section is probably the Mosquito at War with anecdotes of the machines combat history.
This is an excellent introduction to the Mosquito. Further reading should include "Mosquito: The Orginal Multi Role Combat Aircraft" the DeHavilland Aircraft Heritage Centre's booklet "Construction of the DH98 Mosquito" and probably one of the Mosquito aircraft pilots notesRoyal Air Force Pilot's Notes for Mosquito Marks FII and NFXII. Why 'only' 4 stars? because there's always room for improvement!


Mosquito: The Orginal Multi Role Combat Aircraft
Mosquito: The Orginal Multi Role Combat Aircraft
by Graham M. Simons
Edition: Hardcover

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Compact history, 12 Sep 2011
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Readable, technical, all-encompassing. This book is an excellent read, with many technical features of the design, illustrations, descriptions and stories of notable examples (most of the prototypes). It covers all of the marks in some detail and manages to do this in a book of modest size. Has to be one of my top 5 on the Mosquito.


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