ShiftBright RGB LED Module Saves the Day!

I gave up on trying to drive the A6280 directly with the Arduino. macetech.com already did what I wanted but couldn’t do myself. They used the A6281 (which doesn’t come in a DIP package- only an SMC) on a nice little breakout board with a RGB LED. Yea!

So here’s the Module.It worked perfectly and at $5 how can you argue? I got three so I’ll have a few on hand.

I’ll post the code update for the LCC shortly. It’s been running live for a few days and works great. It’s nice to see that the lights are off because of a temp condition (RED LED active) as opposed to some other issue.

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Author: Helicopter Jeff

I'm a vinyl decal cutting and designing, Astrophotography and general photography capturing, RC helicopter/quad copter pilot, Arduino and Raspberry Pi hardware/software developer, network, scripting and troubleshooting ninja living in the metro NY area. I am passionate about my hobbies so much I do them for a living. There's nothing better than getting paid to do what you love.

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