Activity

From 10/10/2011 to 11/08/2011

11/07/2011

06:05 pm Task #1877: Wireless on ARM
All the wireless will be handled by the AVR, not the ARM. I'm planning on using the library David Schultz and I were ... Ben Wasserman
04:48 pm Task #1907 (Assigned): Check speaker magnet interference with IMU/Compass
Will placing a small speaker near the compass (less than 1" away) cause interference due to the magnetic fields?
I...
Dan Shope
03:07 pm Revision 1eab712a (colonymech): Added speaker to front chassis. Modeled Microkopter quadrotor and...
Dan Shope
08:32 am Revision cec2aa8e (scoutece): Fixed silkscreen ugliness in power board
Went through layout and changed ugly names and values to good ones.
Moved text off of vias and pads and out from unde...
Abraham Levkoy
07:39 am Revision 7a4f167f (scoutece): Adjusted position of VUSB decoupling cap
Abraham Levkoy
07:22 am Revision b5b699df (scoutece): Increased widths of several high-current traces
Mostly GND around charging circuit and gas gauge Abraham Levkoy
06:06 am Revision 2951343e (scoutece): Decreased trace width between gas gauge resistors
Decreased width of trace between 49.9KOhm resistors in gas gauge voltage
divider to reduce noise.
Abraham Levkoy
06:02 am Revision d2b7d4f7 (scoutece): Widened battery and charger traces
Widened to 20 mils some traces that come from the battery and charger
connectors, because they carry higher currents.
Abraham Levkoy
05:46 am Revision f01b49cf (scoutece): Added ground poly under charger IC
Added polygon under LT3650 IC and updated it to new device from kwoo
library. It now has effectively both a ground pa...
Abraham Levkoy
05:28 am Revision 38c9810d (scoutece): Widened traces, moved gas gauge power supply
Widened traces that carry VBATT. Lined up decoupling capacitors for LDOs
with their connected LDO ports. Rerouted var...
Abraham Levkoy
04:29 am Revision 6328aca1 (scoutece): Rerouted decoupling caps and pullup around AVR
Rerouted decoupling capacitors and new pullup resistor around AVR to
increase trace width for power inputs and decrea...
Abraham Levkoy
03:41 am Revision 1637ab5d (scoutece): Fixed USB circuit problems
Routed USB_TX and USB_RX more directly. Put decoupling capacitors on FTDI
chips closer to the inputs they decouple.
Abraham Levkoy
08:06 pm Revision 0b2acc15 (scoutece): Changed center ground pad for DS2786 and LT3650
Changed ground pads for packages 10MSOP and 12TDFN to have through-hole
pads on the bottom instead of SMD pads. Updat...
Abraham Levkoy
07:12 pm Revision 1bc70a1f (scoutece): Updated power test schematic
Based on feedback from Kevin, added a pullup resistor to !PWR_INT and
decoupling caps to the LDO providing VCC.
Also...
Abraham Levkoy

11/06/2011

06:04 pm Task #1880 (Invalid): Test AVR configuration
Alexander Lam wrote:
> Impossible to do this since the AVR we are using is not available in a bread-board compatible...
Alexander Lam
06:03 pm Task #1880: Test AVR configuration
Impossible to do this since the AVR we are using is not available in a bread-board compatible package.
Kevin Woo &...
Alexander Lam
09:40 am Revision 0f8a07ab (scoutece): Minimized possible inductive loop in power board
Moved trace driving FAULTLED to minimize area of inductive loop in
vicinity of charger.
Abraham Levkoy
09:21 am Revision e5134b5f (scoutece): Finished power board routing (first attempt)
Routed all signals on power test board. There are no airwires, and the
board passes DRC. I believe I have kept the in...
Abraham Levkoy
08:33 am Revision aa7ee9ae (scoutece): Partially routed charger on power test board
Routed some of the signals connected to the charger IC on the power test
board.
Abraham Levkoy
08:07 am Revision d468084c (scoutece): Routed gas gauge on power board
Routed signals attached to fuel gauge on power board. Abraham Levkoy
03:40 am Revision 1e62ac51 (scoutece): Started to route LDO signals
Started routing the signals attached to one of the LDOs. Abraham Levkoy
03:10 am Revision ebfa6fb9 (scoutece): Finished routing AVR and FTDI, started pushbutton
Finished routing signals connected to AVR and FTDI on power test board.
Started routing signals attached to pushbutto...
Abraham Levkoy
01:56 am Revision 8b6cb5d4 (scoutece): Routed USB circuit and most of AVR on power board
Routed most of the signals connecting the USB port, FTDI chip, and AVR. Abraham Levkoy
10:46 pm Revision 1a5559b0 (scoutece): Changed USB port drill holes back to spec
Looked at mini USB port with Dan. Observed that corner drill holes are
supposed to be multiple drills right next to e...
Abraham Levkoy

11/05/2011

07:05 pm Revision 30d533fe (scoutece): Preliminary power board placement complete
Placed all parts on power test board in what I believe will be their
approximate final locations. No routing done yet...
Abraham Levkoy
06:17 pm Revision 9180be39 (scoutece): Partial placement of power board
Placed AVR, FTDI chip, and USB port on power test board, along with
their accessory components. They are probably pre...
Abraham Levkoy
05:29 pm Revision 00c7cdb1 (scoutece): Changed IO voltage for FTDI IC on power board
Changed VCCIO input for FTDI chip on power test board from USB_VCC to
internally generated 3.3V signal. This should h...
Abraham Levkoy
04:00 pm Revision 344a6bf3 (scoutece): Fixed ERC errors from unconnected wires
Some wires created in the previous few commits were not actually
connected to the pins they ended at. I fixed them.
Abraham Levkoy
03:20 pm Revision 13790121 (scoutece): Changed Schematic
Tied USB Shield pin to ground Julian Binder
03:09 pm Revision 168d92e6 (scoutece): Changed Schematic
Added activity LED's to the FT232 chip using the TXLED and RXLED pins Julian Binder
03:05 pm Task #1845: Single BOM Test
The receiver works with a TV remote from across the room. The emitter has too small a viewing angle, and the receiver... Thomas Mullins
03:00 pm Revision 53d8e950 (scoutece): Changed Schematic Per Kevin Woo's Email
Changed U5 VSS from GND to VBATT_GND
Added GND PIN connection to ISP header
Switched USB_TX and USB_RX pins on the...
Julian Binder
02:39 pm Revision eed7abeb (scoutece): Updated Schematic File
Added missing capacitor between Vin and GND in the charge circuit. Julian Binder
02:14 pm Revision 9b2f29ed (scoutece): Fixed some schematic errors identified by the ERC.
Connected capacitor C12 which apeared connected but was actually
disconnected.
Approved error of VCC being connect t...
Julian Binder
11:56 am Enhancement #1808: Video for Scout Intro
Another option (not the same thing, but also cool as a presentation) is to make a Prezi www.prezi.com. Dan Shope
11:54 am Bug #1533 (Assigned): Resize drill holes for USB Mini B
Yes, the part(s) that did not fit were the solder lugs intended for a physical only connection to the PCB. I had to u... Dan Shope
11:52 am Bug #1585: Fix DS2786 Footprint
Ok, we will have to examine the ScoutFly boards and compare against the physical part. I know that when I tried solde... Dan Shope

11/04/2011

06:39 pm Revision 90591b4b (scoutece): Undo accidental extraction of zipped Gerber files
Restored compressed Gerber files from commit
6bcd5b932bde03c525653653638fddd5251a5705 after they were accidently
unco...
Abraham Levkoy
06:22 pm Bug #1585: Fix DS2786 Footprint
DS2786 datasheet does not specify the package dimensions directly, just that it is TDFN10. Unable to find a datasheet... Abraham Levkoy
06:10 pm Revision 33c4366f (scoutece): Updated DS2786 footprint in kwoo library
Updated package footprint for DS2786 in kwoo.lbr based on recommended
land placement in datasheet for DFN10 package. ...
Abraham Levkoy
05:17 pm Bug #1533 (Fixed): Resize drill holes for USB Mini B
Abraham Levkoy
05:16 pm Bug #1533: Resize drill holes for USB Mini B
All drill holes match the specification in the data sheet. I assumed that the drill holes that were too small were th... Abraham Levkoy
05:09 pm Revision 51b65a87 (scoutece): Increased mini-USB plug drill hole size
Imported MINI-USB- device from Hirose Connectors library into kwoo
library. In UX60-MB-5S8 package, increased drill h...
Abraham Levkoy
04:32 pm Task #1868 (Duplicate): Scoutfly Boards
I already have a ticket for this task Abraham Levkoy
04:28 pm Task #1898 (Fixed): Add Doxygen link to Coding standards page
Abraham Levkoy
03:12 pm Revision fc0c916c (scoutece): Updated inductor package for power board
Created new package and device in library for MPI4040 inductor to be
used in power test board. Updated part on power ...
Abraham Levkoy
04:10 am Revision 109296da (scoutece): Fixed GND pad on LT3650 charger IC
LT3650 package in kwoo.lbr had a polygon around a through-hole pad to
approximate a large SMD pad connected by a via ...
Abraham Levkoy
02:57 am Revision 4327ce8c (scoutece): Updated design rules for power board
Updated design rules for power board to match DorkbotPDX specifications.
This removed some of the DRC errors for the ...
Abraham Levkoy
12:42 am Revision d3af95cc (scoutece): Added new charger and pushbutton controller parts
Added LT3650 and LTC2954 to kwoo.lbr. Kevin sent me an updated library
with these parts previously, but I mistakenly ...
Abraham Levkoy
11:52 pm Revision a7a07a86 (scoutece): Disapproved DRC errors on power board
Disapproved of previously approved DRC errors for power board. They are
apparently legitimate problems that need to b...
Abraham Levkoy
10:32 pm Revision 072e0990 (scoutece): powerboard placed, needs routing
Yuyang Guo

11/03/2011

05:28 am Revision 6bcd5b93 (scoutece): Fixed gas gauge and charging components
Added extra decoupling capacitor between battery voltage and ground next
to charging circuit to allow board to run wi...
Abraham Levkoy
03:34 am Revision cbe8706d (scoutece): Added missing components around AVR on power board
Added ISP header, pullup resistor for AVR reset line, and decoupling
capacitors for AVR power lines. Connected ISP he...
Abraham Levkoy
02:37 am Revision cb409f92 (scoutece): Finished USB interface on power board
Added decoupling capacitors to FTDI chip, changed signaling VCC from USB
VCC to AVR VCC so that AVR can signal to FTD...
Abraham Levkoy

11/02/2011

07:15 pm Revision 8c16f5aa (scoutece): Started to add USB port to power board
Added USB port and USB-UART converter to power board schematic. I think
the converter has enough hooked up to it to r...
Abraham Levkoy
06:41 pm Task #1823: Create ROS Node: Encoders
Lalitha finished creating the node. Ben is now adding the driver level code to it. Ben Wasserman
06:25 pm Revision 14736c0c (scoutos): Updated motors.cpp and motors.h with small stylistic changes.
Ben Wasserman
06:23 pm Revision 7cb5de78 (scoutos): Updated encoder node code with preliminary driver functionality.
Renamed encoder_state.msg to encoders_state.msg.
Added functions to encoders.cpp to send message of current encoder s...
Ben Wasserman
05:10 am Revision 107d33d7 (scoutece): Shorted GND to BATT_GND in power schematic
Connected GND and BATT_GND to eachother using a 0 Ohm resistor. I want
to keep the signals separate to ease routing, ...
Abraham Levkoy
04:35 am Revision 9f7d5c6f (scoutece): Fixed ERC errors
Added some missing junctions and a missing label. Approved "no value"
warnings for parts for which a value would be n...
Abraham Levkoy
03:24 am Revision f6a93a04 (scoutece): Started making kwoo's recommended changes
Made changes to charging circuit: Connected CLP to VIN on U1. Added
diodes to charge BOOST capacitor from battery and...
Abraham Levkoy
10:08 pm Task #1899 (Fixed): Add ECE people to mailing list
Added Julian and Sai. Priyanka Deo

11/01/2011

03:13 am Revision aa3e7f85 (scoutece): Update prefixes and names for two parts
Updated prefixes for DS2786 and MP1702 in kwoo.lbr to U so that Eagle
won't use the default prefix, U$, for them. Als...
Abraham Levkoy

10/31/2011

05:54 pm Task #1899 (Fixed): Add ECE people to mailing list
Add the ECE people you mentioned to the mailing list so they can be reminded to come to the meeting
DO THAT
Add l...
Ben Wasserman
05:48 pm Task #1898 (Fixed): Add Doxygen link to Coding standards page
Ben Wasserman
11:30 am Task #1886: Spec Out and Buy IMU
A three axis magnetometer should function as a digital compass. Julian Binder

10/29/2011

06:16 pm Task #1868: Scoutfly Boards
PowerBoard Schematic Finished
Sent to KWoo for approval
* Then we can start with the board get boards done within a...
Priyanka Deo
06:02 pm Task #1886: Spec Out and Buy IMU
Accelerometer: $7.79
http://search.digikey.com/us/en/products/ADXL345BCCZ-RL7/ADXL345BCCZ-RL7CT-ND/2038984
Data...
Priyanka Deo
05:52 pm Task #1895 (New): Control Headlights
Write functions to control the headlights (turn on, off, set color) from the ARM. Priyanka Deo
05:51 pm Task #1894 (Assigned): USB Serial on ARM
Write functions to read and write from USB Serial Port. Priyanka Deo
05:50 pm Task #1893 (Wontfix): Power ROS Node
Read and report power information from battery to ARM Priyanka Deo
05:49 pm Bug #1892 (Fixed): Create Alarm Clocks
Create something to use unix time and be an alarm clock on Scout. Priyanka Deo

10/27/2011

05:03 am Revision 680676e5 (scoutece): Added pullup resistors and an LED to power test
Added pullup resistors for I2C connections to power test board. Also
added a diagnostic LED to indicate when the AVR ...
Abraham Levkoy
04:20 am Revision 0d19b5ca (scoutece): First draft of power testing circuit schematic
Fleshed out power testing circuit. It is still missing a few things, and
I don't understand every little bit of it, b...
Abraham Levkoy
11:59 pm Revision 94e948f2 (scoutece): Updated charging test circuit from kwoo library
Ran update command in charging_test.sch to update parts from kwoo.lbr. Abraham Levkoy
10:27 pm Revision acbd1e46 (scoutece): Updated kwoo.lbr with previous kwoo changes
A few months ago, Kevin sent me a new version of kwoo.lbr. Updated
kwoo.lbr with these changes (using the Eagle updat...
Abraham Levkoy
10:09 pm Task #1886 (Fixed): Spec Out and Buy IMU
3 axis Accelerometer
Magnetometer
digital compass
yaw-gyroscope
Remember CHEAP and DIGITAL if possible
Priyanka Deo
09:10 pm Revision 5a7bbf4c (scoutece): fixing last 13 angle problem in drc
don't really know how to fix the last one.
worked on right bottom on both top layer and bottom layer
Yuyang Guo

10/26/2011

06:49 pm Task #1880 (Invalid): Test AVR configuration
Today it was discussed with Abe and Dan J that our AVR pin configuration may be completely untested.
The plan is t...
Alexander Lam
05:37 pm Task #1824 (Fixed): Create ROS Node: Sonar
Alex Zirbel
05:37 pm Task #1824: Create ROS Node: Sonar
Made the Sonar node outline, though much of it is skeletal without more information about the sonar sensor.
Messag...
Alex Zirbel
04:46 pm Task #1879 (Assigned): Buttons on ARM
Read button values. Publish to topic. Priyanka Deo
04:44 pm Bug #1878 (Assigned): Cliff Detection
Detect Cliffs. Control Motors. Priyanka Deo
04:43 pm Task #1877 (Assigned): Wireless on ARM
Control wireless broadcasts using ARM Priyanka Deo
04:43 pm Task #1876 (Assigned): Create Transmitting Protocal
Borrow existing stuff from Colony
See for reference:
http://www.roboticsclub.org/redmine/projects/colonyscout/wik...
Priyanka Deo
03:12 pm Task #1875 (Assigned): CliffSensor on ARM
Read cliffsensor values on ARM. Publish to topic. Priyanka Deo
03:08 pm Task #1874 (Assigned): Test AVR on ARM
Using ROSSERIAL see if AVR can publish to ROS topics on ARM Priyanka Deo
03:07 pm Task #1873 (Assigned): ROSSERIAL on ARM
Find out how ROSSERIAL works. Implement it on ARM. Priyanka Deo

10/25/2011

11:44 pm Revision 3ef02dd3 (scoutos): Merge branch 'master' of ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos
Alex Zirbel
11:35 pm Revision 85538662 (scoutos): Updated the sonar module prototype.
The biggest change to the proposed node is a restructuring of the sonar code style. Two services (sonar_toggle and so... Alex Zirbel
09:23 pm Revision 14241f84 (scoutos): Added Encoders and USB/Serial ROS nodes. Some of the functions in the
src/<node>.cpp files are not fully functional yet. Lalitha Ganesan

10/24/2011

06:31 pm Task #1872 (Assigned): IMU on ARM
Receive IMU data. Use functions and filtering available from ROS library to process received data. Priyanka Deo
05:34 pm Task #1828: Create ROS Node: Cliffsensors
Created structure. All that is left is the cliffsensors.cpp file which functions need to be written/implemented.
A...
Priyanka Deo
05:32 pm Task #1817: Create ROS Node: Buttons
Created structure. All that is left is the buttons.cpp file which functions need to be written/implemented. Priyanka Deo
05:19 pm Revision 04f50f8a (scoutos): Added buttons and cliffsensor ROS nodes. Everything except for src/<...
Priya
02:47 am Task #1827: Create ROS Node: AVR Bridge
I think getting rosserial working on the ARM side is as simple as running the rosserial_python ROS node. As such, the... Abraham Levkoy

10/23/2011

10:19 am Revision a433b5ff (scoutece): solving some angle problems on scoutflu board
Yuyang Guo
04:06 am Task #1871 (Assigned): Make wiring kits for Scout
Make connectors and wiring stuff for Scout. See attached pdf when ready. Priyanka Deo
04:04 am Task #1870 (Assigned): Create Scout Chassis
3D Print parts for Scout and finish them. Make them out of plastic if we can. Priyanka Deo
04:03 am Task #1869 (Assigned): Print and Test Scoutfly
Once Scoutfly is finished being designed, print the boards and test them to make sure they work. Priyanka Deo
04:02 am Task #1868 (Duplicate): Scoutfly Boards
Finish designing Scoutfly board so we can get it printed. Priyanka Deo
04:01 am Task #1867 (Assigned): Charging Base
Design and Create charging base so we can charge scout Priyanka Deo
03:05 am Task #1857: Make ARM command Sonar on AVR
See image for more information. Priyanka Deo
02:52 am Task #1857 (Assigned): Make ARM command Sonar on AVR
Command AVR to scan sonar at predetermined positions (ie -90, 0, 90deg) based on user program Priyanka Deo
03:01 am Task #1864: "Automated" Turning
ALSO, Calculate maths for PWM setpoints based on desired turning radius. provide different testbeds (hard, soft, slip... Priyanka Deo
03:01 am Task #1864 (Assigned): "Automated" Turning
Using feedback from gyroscope and encoders in order to track position change, estimate PWM setpoints to make user req... Priyanka Deo
02:59 am Task #1863: Track Encoders
NOTE: this may be made super easy or useless if we can get pose/position estimation using IMU. Priyanka Deo
02:59 am Task #1863: Track Encoders
ALSO, convert encoder values to real world tracking, might need to use gyroscope for accuracy of turning. Priyanka Deo
02:58 am Task #1863 (Assigned): Track Encoders
Track position of each encoder based on polling topic/motor node Priyanka Deo
02:57 am Task #1862 (Assigned): Control Motors (ARM)
Set PWM outputs on appropriate pins. Control motors using ARM Priyanka Deo
02:56 am Task #1861 (Assigned): Motor & Encoder Wiring
1. Wire motors to Scoutfly outputs or motor driver breakout boards
2. Wire encoders to ARM inputs
Priyanka Deo
02:54 am Task #1860 (Assigned): Pose Estimation
Use filtered IMU data to estimate Scout pose/orientation/position. Priyanka Deo
02:53 am Task #1858 (Assigned): Read IMU values and send to ARM
Poll Gyroscope and i2c Accelerometer pins, add packet to queue Priyanka Deo
02:51 am Task #1856 (Assigned): Sonar on ARM
Receive sonar position and range from AVR, convert to inches & cm, publish to topic
Might become super easy with A...
Priyanka Deo
02:50 am Task #1855 (Assigned): Automate Stepping and Sonar Reading
Call stepper moving and sonar triggering function so that Sonar steps then reads then steps again. Does not blur read... Priyanka Deo
02:49 am Task #1854 (Assigned): Send Sonar Readings to ARM
read pulse width data from (2) sonars, add to packet queue, send to ARM Priyanka Deo
02:48 am Task #1853 (Assigned): Sonar Position Tracking
Write homing sequence to calibrate position, Track position when commanding stepper to move Priyanka Deo
02:48 am Task #1852 (Assigned): Get Sonar Stepping and Reading
Command stepper driver to step and set direction bits. Trigger sonar by setting output pin to high (momentarily). Del... Priyanka Deo
02:46 am Task #1851 (Assigned): Sonar Wiring
1. wire stepper to stepper driver outputs, sonar to trigger pin
2. wire homing switch to input pin
3. wire sona...
Priyanka Deo
02:41 am Task #1849: Proximity Test
If driver code is written and tested, see if you can read the broadcasted message. Priyanka Deo
02:38 am Task #1849 (Fixed): Proximity Test
Construct a test unit with single BOM hardware pair facing a wall (surface can be swapped) at varying distances and s... Priyanka Deo
02:40 am Task #1847: BOM Interference Testing
If driver code is written and tested, output a unique message for each transmitter, and see what comes in (if anythin... Priyanka Deo
02:36 am Task #1847 (Assigned): BOM Interference Testing
Construct a test unit w/ 2 transmitters firing at a single receiver (all can be on same processor). can trigger LEDs ... Priyanka Deo
02:39 am Task #1850 (Assigned): BOM Driver Code
functions for encoding and decoding using modified Sharp protocol @ 38Hz modulation. Requires decision regarding sche... Priyanka Deo
02:37 am Task #1848 (Wontfix): Coverage Testing
Construct multiple (2-3) independent units with all 4 sensors in a layout matching the Scout robot. Position in varyi... Priyanka Deo
02:35 am Task #1846 (Fixed): Test 2 BOMS
construct a test unit w/ 2 BOM hardware units with preferential orientation and see if they can communicate with each... Priyanka Deo
02:35 am Task #1845 (Fixed): Single BOM Test
construct a test unit with a single BOM hardware pair, use a universal TV remote to test receiver Priyanka Deo
02:30 am Task #1730 (Fixed): Learn ROS
Priyanka Deo
02:29 am Task #1777 (Fixed): Parts Order for Fall Prototype Testing
Got them. In electronics cubby. Priyanka Deo
12:47 am Revision f88e5dea (colonymech): Updated EZ4 Sonar model with correct dimensions. Updated sonar mo...
Dan Shope

10/22/2011

05:32 pm Revision cf5c3070 (scoutece): Fixed some of the paths which are at unusual angles
Thomas Mullins
05:03 pm Revision ca0c1be9 (scoutece): fixing some of the angle problems in scoutfly.sch
Yuyang Guo
04:18 pm Revision 0f971c62 (scoutece): Revert "Test commit"
This reverts commit d2d61ecc68a436f01f7f85756ca0709399543268.
Test revert for demonstration purposes.
Yuyang Guo
04:16 pm Revision d2d61ecc (scoutece): Test commit
Created a new file for demonstration purposes. Yuyang Guo
03:59 pm Revision fd69f43f (colonymech): Updated 3D print files.
Dan Shope
03:50 pm Revision 247821b9 (colonymech): Added locating features with mounting bosses to front chassis for...
Dan Shope
03:15 pm Revision ba5424d7 (colonymech): Added locking feature to front sidewalls for tigher assembled fit...
Dan Shope

10/20/2011

09:19 pm Revision c9f87aaf (scoutos): Added code inside motors.cpp to set and read individual speeds in di...
Ben Wasserman
08:48 pm Revision b19958dc (colonymech): Added hood latch. Updated rear cover.
Dan Shope
08:04 pm Revision 7cc78724 (scoutos): Merge ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos
Ben Wasserman
08:03 pm Revision a5043132 (scoutos): Revert "fixed 2009 to 2011 in date"
I don't care about this, I'll fix it later.
This reverts commit 266c675837021b50b9c38d45ba9fdee4ffc35a54.
Ben Wasserman

10/19/2011

07:54 pm Revision 266c6758 (scoutos): fixed 2009 to 2011 in date
Ben Wasserman
02:03 pm Revision 781890a0 (colonymech): Updated website structure, navigation, and graphics.
Dan Shope

10/17/2011

06:42 pm Revision ad0e9d48 (scoutos): Added a new Doxygen generator file.
To generate a "docs" folder containing all autogenerated Doxygen files,
install doxygen, then run "doxygen Doxyfile" ...
Alex Zirbel
06:39 pm Revision 18e2028b (scoutos): Updated motors.cpp and motors.h to comply with coding standards and ...
Changed the module comments so motors are properly labeled as a the motor module.
Chaned indentation to four spaces.
...
Alex Zirbel
05:44 pm Task #1725 (Fixed): Get ROS on Gumstix
Jeff Cooper
09:43 pm Task #1789 (Fixed): Test Cliff Sensors
Completed. (3) Cliff sensors will remain integrated into the mechanicals - sensor population is optional based on cos... Dan Shope

10/15/2011

07:17 pm Task #1789: Test Cliff Sensors
Tested 3 cliff sensors mounted on chassis. Same power for test rig. Made sure batteries stayed above 6v for all of te... Alexander Lam
12:40 pm Task #1789: Test Cliff Sensors
Cliff sensors have been mounted in new chassis, facing down vertically. We will need to test on this chassis to see h... Dan Shope
07:12 pm Bug #1807: Website Work Log
Add pricing page (placeholder) Dan Shope
12:39 pm Task #1798: Mechanical Work Log
-* tighten geometry around pivot nut-
-* extend boss for IR emitters-
-* make all motor wiring holes match-
-* smalle...
Dan Shope
12:37 pm Revision bc5f1122 (colonymech): Added mounting bosses for rear cliff sensors
Dan Shope
12:25 pm Revision 8153d9cc (colonymech): Completed mechanical backlog on new rear chassis. Added renders f...
Dan Shope

10/14/2011

03:03 am Task #1825: Create ROS Node: Wireless
Assignment changed to Prashant as per last status meeting. Alexander Lam
12:02 am Revision a01d59ea (colonymech): Organized wagon renders. Added 18x24in SCOUT REV5 poster.
Dan Shope

10/13/2011

06:18 pm Task #1830 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Analog
Create the ROS node for the analog. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The nod... Ben Wasserman
06:16 pm Task #1829 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: BOM
Create the ROS node for the BOM. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The node d... Ben Wasserman
06:07 pm Task #1828 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Cliffsensors
Create the ROS node for the cliffsensors. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. T... Ben Wasserman
06:06 pm Task #1827 (Fixed): Create ROS Node: AVR Bridge
Create the ROS node for the avr bridge. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The... Ben Wasserman
06:06 pm Task #1826 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: USB Serial
Create the ROS node for the USB serial. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The... Ben Wasserman
06:05 pm Task #1825 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Wireless
Create the ROS node for the wireless. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The n... Ben Wasserman
06:04 pm Task #1824 (Fixed): Create ROS Node: Sonar
Create the ROS node for the sonar. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The node... Ben Wasserman
06:02 pm Task #1823 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Encoders
Create the ROS node for the encoders. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The n... Ben Wasserman
06:02 pm Task #1822 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Accessory
Create the ROS node for the accessory. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The ... Ben Wasserman
05:59 pm Task #1821 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: IMU
Create the ROS node for the IMU. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The node d... Ben Wasserman
05:58 pm Task #1820 (Fixed): Create ROS Node: Power
Create the ROS node for the power system. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. T... Ben Wasserman
05:57 pm Task #1819 (Fixed): Create ROS Node: Headlights
Create the ROS node for the headlights. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The... Ben Wasserman
05:55 pm Task #1818 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Timer
Create the ROS node for the timer. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos. The node... Ben Wasserman
05:51 pm Task #1817 (Assigned): Create ROS Node: Buttons
Create the ROS node for the buttons. The git repo can be found: git clone ssh://roboclub.org/home/svn/scoutos Ben Wasserman

10/12/2011

10:16 am Enhancement #1808 (Assigned): Video for Scout Intro
ala Google's awesome sketchy intro videos
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QRO3gKj3qw&feature=results_main&playnext=1...
Dan Shope
10:09 am Bug #1807 (Assigned): Website Work Log
-Add pictures to the sensors & comm page on www.colonyscout.com-
-Default mode for sensors should be expanded, not...
Dan Shope

10/11/2011

12:16 pm Bug #1806: Gumstix Memory Change
I believe I'm using more recent bootloaders than October 2010. If not, the actual boot process and what is booting (... Jeff Cooper
12:05 pm Bug #1806 (Wontfix): Gumstix Memory Change
FYI, new Gumstix boards have changed hardware
http://www.gumstix.org/hardware-design/product-changes-known-issues-a-...
Dan Shope
11:24 am Revision 126146b7 (colonymech): Added WebsiteSlider graphics and custom google apps logo.
Dan Shope
02:28 am Task #1805: Cheaper Gumstix, Check Compatiblity
The lack of onboard NAND (flash memory) is not a problem. What could potentially be a problem is that it only has ha... Jeff Cooper
02:15 am Task #1805 (Fixed): Cheaper Gumstix, Check Compatiblity
See if this is a drop-in replacement for our current (Overo Earth) Gumstix. We could save $35/board.
https://www.gum...
Dan Shope

10/10/2011

04:02 pm Enhancement #1799 (Fixed): Setup support@colonyscout.com
We have a Google Apps domain setup for ColonyScout - this has our docs, mail, etc.
Support@ has been added to this...
Dan Shope
03:18 pm Revision 00842750 (scoutos): Edited manifest.xml and mainpage.dox to have better descriptions.
Ben Wasserman
02:52 pm Enhancement #1530: Create roboclub demo
Bumped for Oct 23 Pittsburgh Maker Faire Dan Shope
02:05 pm Revision 5a69879a (colonymech): Updated BOM sketch block for 5mm diameter hardware. Added signpos...
Dan Shope
01:45 pm Revision 36d4e296 (colonymech): Updated website with shopping cart and pricing page. Updated CAD ...
Dan Shope
12:00 pm Task #1801 (Fixed): Call Freeman Supply about Color Mixing
Called Tech Support this morning - No degradation of performance or shelf life (as long as using Freeman or Huntsman ... Dan Shope
01:17 am Revision 7ba378cb (colonymech): Added cliff sensor mounts.
Dan Shope
 

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