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==Building a force gauge==
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====ADXL345====
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accelerometer Background reading on accelerometers.] Our accelerometer of choice was the [http://www.sparkfun.com/products/9836 ADXL 345] from SparkFun Electronics. There are a bunch of code examples for the ADXL345, and the [http://www.sparkfun.com/datasheets/Sensors/Accelerometer/ADXL345.pdf datasheet] and [http://www.sparkfun.com/datasheets/Sensors/Accelerometer/ADXL345.pdf quickstart guide] were very helpful.
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===Interfacing the Arduino Uno R3 and ADXL 345===
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init.h
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Building a force gauge

Downloads

to be filled in with libraries, code, etc, later

ADXL345

Background reading on accelerometers. Our accelerometer of choice was the ADXL 345 from SparkFun Electronics. There are a bunch of code examples for the ADXL345, and the datasheet and quickstart guide were very helpful.

Interfacing the Arduino Uno R3 and ADXL 345

<source lang ="c"> init.h </source>