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by RockyMtnMark
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Summary of Suggested Troubleshooting Tips
Replies: 2
Views: 15469

Re: Summary of Suggested Troubleshooting Tips

Thanks, Scott.

To further assist people in troubleshooting some types of issues, I've written some diagnostic routines for the mePed. See my post in the mePed Software forum, titled "Diagnostic Functions and Program" - documentation and links to the code attachments are there.

Mark
by RockyMtnMark
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: mePed Software
Topic: Diagnostic Functions and Program
Replies: 0
Views: 21817

Diagnostic Functions and Program

I wrote and tested a couple of routines that may help others diagnose some types of post-assembly mePed issues. Two functions I've just incorporated into the distributed starter program for simple range testing of both the vertical (lift) servos, and horizontal (pivot) servos. The other is a stand-a...
by RockyMtnMark
Sun Dec 31, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Summary of Suggested Troubleshooting Tips
Replies: 2
Views: 15469

Summary of Suggested Troubleshooting Tips

After carefully assembling my new mePed, I was disappointed when I first turned it on. Two of the legs moved to between 5 and 10 degrees away from the 45-degree "centered" servo position, and attempts to use the remote did not cause the robot to move correctly (a few movements, then it stopped). It ...