Category: Electronics

How to connect relay WiFi Board RLY-1601 to other switches

How to connect the WiFi + relay RLY-1601 board to devices already controlled by electrical switches Sometimes it’s necessary to control devices from remote, like the solenoid valve for watering the garden or the garage lights, which¬†are already controlled (on-off) through¬†the classic electrical switches. In this article we’ll see how to connect the RLY-1601 board…


A new product is arising: Industrial converter x2VGA

Industrial converter x2VGA for the replacement of old CRT monitors As the release date of the new video converter x2VGA is getting closer, we would like to illustrate its main features and characteristics in the following article….


Industrial Video Converter x2VGA Replacing APM Protti knitwear machines monitor

Industrial Video Converter x2VGA: replacing of a CRT monitor with a LCD monitor on APM and Protti knitwear machines In the following videos you can see the earliest tests made on x2VGA video converter. The x2VGA video converter used in these videos is the prototype, that means that the ultimate product will have different shape…


WiFi remote gate door opener with RLY-1601

Control your gate or door opener with RLY-1601 remotely Today we will see a simple application for the RLY-1601 board: a door or gate opener that can be controlled remotely with a smartphone, connected to internet, or locally, directly through WiFi….


How works a Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave Radar Sensor

Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave Radar (FMCW) Basic operating principles and theory In this period, at ACE Innovation, we are working on FMCW Radar for some applications about landslide detection, water level detection in river and, more in general, about distance detection with high resolution. In this post, and others in near future, we want write…


How to build a simple Raspberry Pi Robot

Build a simple Raspberry Pi Robot This is a fun project to build a simple robot using the Raspberry Pi and Adafruit’s awesome robot chassis kit. This robot is one of the simplest robots you can build and uses two DC motors to control a pair of wheels. A swivel caster in the front holds…


CRT vs LCD for arcade games

Difference between LCD monitors and CRT monitors to play arcade games in native resolution 15 kHz A lot of people ask me why using a CRT monitor or CRT television to play Arcade games instead of a new and powerful OLED or LCD 4K is a must. Why can’t you use a LCD display to…


Health Heart ECG

Android Application Health Heart ECG   Description Health Heart ECG is an Android App that permits to visualize an electrocardiogram (ECG) of at maximum 12 leads. Health Heart ECG is developed and realized by ACE Innovation to be used with the portable electrocardiograph, presented in the article named “XXX”, through Bluetooth 4 Low Energy. The…


Color Graphics Adapter and the Brown color in IBM 5153 Color Display

Color Graphics Adapter (CGA) and the Brown color in IBM 5153 Color Display Color Graphics Adapter (CGA) is the first computer display standard. Introduced in 1981 by IBM, CGA was the first color graphic card and the first color display adapter for the IBM PC. In this article we will see how the CGA manage…


Video Converter CGA/EGA/VGA is in debugging

Video Converter CGA/EGA/VGA to Scart, S-Video, Composite Video In these pre-Christmas days, I’m back in the eighties where video arcades were populated by an invasion of teenagers with precious coins closed in their hands……