Coding Lynxmotion Arm with MAC

by raulzito234

Lynxmotion robotic arm comes with an Arduino Duemilanove microprocessor.

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Arduino has a bunch of tools and a large community of developers which make programming on it much easier than other microprocessor. The first step to start programming on it is to install the software and set it up :

http://arduino.cc/en/Guide/HomePage

Follow the instructions (download the FTDI driver as well)

Then you will need to start getting used to the microprocessor. A good reference is:

http://www.lynxmotion.com/images/html/build185.htm

To start using the servos you can use the following code to make sure the Microcontroller is sending signals to your servos. A good example of code that can be run is the following:

http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/Sweep

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