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Control a DC motor

Control a DC motor: Raspberry Pi: GPIO
Control a DC motor: Raspberry Pi: GPIO

The Raspberry Pi GPIO should not be used to directly drive motors, and in this video, Mark Niemann-Ross describes a circuit and python program that drives a motor correctly and safely. The L293d Integrated circuit is discussed, a connection schematic is shown, and the python program to control the motor is explained.

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Skill Level Intermediate
1h 34m
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Developer Programming Languages Raspberry Pi

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