[Lab] Piezo [was Re: Lab Digest, Vol 13, Issue 14]
jeanmarc.leblanc at gmail.com
Thu Mar 10 12:02:57 EST 2011
It just going to play a midi song and blink light kind of like a
signing xmas tree and I want to keep the circuitry simple
Jean-Marc Le Blanc
"Do you pine for the nice days of Minix-1.1, when men were men and
wrote their own device drivers?" Linus Torvalds
On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 11:54 AM, <bentfork at gmail.com> wrote:
> The 430 should work well. I was able to make this poor little piezo
> sing few octaves worth of notes before the sound of it drove me (and
> more importantly others) nuts.
> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 11:43 AM, Jean-Marc LeBlanc
> <jeanmarc.leblanc at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Lol I will be using a MSP430 to drive it. I have an old write watch
>> with a allarm and a dead battery this should be good enough. Thanks
>> allot for offering. If it doesn't work Ill let you know
>> Jean-Marc Le Blanc
>> "Do you pine for the nice days of Minix-1.1, when men were men and
>> wrote their own device drivers?" Linus Torvalds
>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 11:41 AM, <bentfork at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I've a number of piezo's in my project box at home. I'd be more than
>>> happy to share one or two. I don't have the part number handy but It
>>> _can_ be driven directly from a MSP430 IO pin via PWM with a
>>> reasonable volume.
>>> Let me know if this could help. I think they cost me between 20-75 cents each.
>>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 9:37 AM, <lab-request at artengine.ca> wrote:
>>>> Message: 4
>>>> Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 09:13:45 -0500
>>>> From: Jean-Marc LeBlanc <jeanmarc.leblanc at gmail.com>
>>>> Subject: [Lab] piezo
>>>> To: lab at artengine.ca
>>>> <AANLkTim9yUW-Y=VrPiTL8ChemjOpRLUJyiv9oOmhDmbB at mail.gmail.com>
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>>>> I would like to use a piezo in a project of mine. I need to have this
>>>> project done by Saturday morning. Any one know where I can get one?
>>>> I Though of gervais and active, but they close too early as I work
>>>> till 5. Any one one of some thing that might contain one like a
>>>> birthday card or is that a speaker?
>>>> Jean-Marc Le Blanc
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