In the Maker Shed: Wave Shield Kit

Arduino Technology
In the Maker Shed: Wave Shield Kit

The other day someone asked me how they could integrate audio their Arduino project. The answer was easy, I just told them to use the Wave Shield Kit that we sell in the Maker Shed! This shield is one of my favorites; It allows you to play back audio files stored on an SD card. Just build the kit, load up a card with .wav files, add a speaker, and use the wavehc library to trigger playback in your Arduino sketch. The possibilities are limitless! Here’s a quick demo:

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I think I’m going to build a door bell using random animal sounds like that. It will drive my labradoodle wild!

 

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I am the Evangelist for the Maker Shed. It seems that there is no limit to my making interests. I'm a tinkerer at heart and have a passion for solving problems and figuring out how things work. When not working for Make I can be found falling off my unicycle, running in adverse weather conditions, skiing down the nearest hill, restoring vintage motorcycles, or working on my car.

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