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Extreme NXT

Extending the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT to the Next Level

  • Authors
  • Advances the NXT hobbyist to the highest level

  • Written by LEGO Mindstorms authorities

  • Instructions are easy to follow and abundantly illustrated

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Pages 1-5
  3. Pages 7-25
  4. Pages 27-45
  5. Pages 47-56
  6. Pages 57-86
  7. Pages 87-104
  8. Pages 105-112
  9. Pages 113-130
  10. Pages 131-147
  11. Pages 149-152
  12. Pages 153-161
  13. Pages 163-190
  14. Pages 191-215
  15. Pages 217-236
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 237-286

About this book

Introduction

Extreme NXT: Extending the LEGO MIDSTORMS NXT to the Next Level is for intermediate-level users of NXT who would like to advance their capabilities by learning some of the basics of electronics. Plenty of examples are provided, and easy-to-follow instructions are included for building over 15 different sensors.

This makes a great reference for the NXT hardware interfaces. Examples even come complete with multiple, alternative NXT languages. The book is also abundant with illustrations.

Keywords

Hardware LEGO LEGO Mindstorms Mindstorms communication electronics interfaces language software

About the authors

Philippe Hurbain got his first Mindstorms kit in 2000, and soon his electronics background pushed him to build new and original sensors for the RCX. His web site shows how to build these sensors and includes a lot of technical information on the original Mindstorms kit. In 2006, he was selected as a beta tester for the new NXT that he received several months before the official release.

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