computerized throttle

3 posts / 0 new
Last post
pengyou
Offline
Last seen: 2 years 8 months ago
Joined: Sunday, June 17, 2007 - 08:43
Points: 62
computerized throttle

I put a related post in the forum for e-cycles...it is not completely redundant, however. I want to enable a computer to be the throttle for an electric motor - to connect the computer to where the throttle connects to the controller. Is there any off the shelf way to do this? maybe a not off the shelf way?

ragonamuffin
Offline
Last seen: 8 years 9 months ago
Joined: Sunday, August 7, 2011 - 14:38
Points: 4
Re: computerized throttle

Arduino! That is what I use for a throttle controller.

colin9876
Offline
Last seen: 8 years 1 month ago
Joined: Thursday, October 23, 2008 - 11:37
Points: 289
Re: computerized throttle

If you use a controller that uses a variable voltage (0-5v) to control the speed then you can use a simple pc program via USB output, or even use a Lego Mindstorms NXT control brick thats quite simple to program

Log in or register to post comments


Who's online

There is currently 1 user online.

  • flapjacksbestof

Who's new

  • 10techy
  • bchanfcb1987
  • steve198
  • ste.conca
  • Kim

Customize This