Basic Arduino Projects

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Version Location Description Submitted by Date submitted
Printed, ePub Page 7
Circuit Diagram

There is no way for the capacitor to discharge when the push button is released. A high value resistor (68K, 100K, 1M etc ) in parallel with the capacitor allows the charge on the capacitor to decay and gives the time delay referred to in the text.

Ray Watterson  Apr 15, 2015 
PDF Page 75
Example 8-1

The green LED wired to pin 8 "turns turns solid" when no tilt condition is detected. "turns" seems to duplicate.

Anonymous  Oct 13, 2014