Model Railroading Related Projects
LP4MMR Multi-Scale Speed Trap with LCD Display This project has to be one of my favorites for the Texas Instruments MSP430g2553 Microcontroller. This project uses a set of Infrared LED pairs to capture and clock the speed of passing model trains. The great thing is it is designed to be able to change the model […]
Launchpad for Model Railroading LED Welder Lighting Effect Ver 1.2 This code project made for the Texas Instruments MSP430g2553 Microcontroller generates a random flash and intensity welder type effect via two White High Bright LEDS.
LP4MRR MSP430 Quad Infrared Detector This project for the Texas Instruments MSP430g2553 Microcontroller, was made as a proof of concept for demonstration on how the MSP430’s can be used along with Infrared LED pairs for model train car detection in a model railroad project, though the possibilities are endless.