Thursday, May 20th, 2021

Coming soon: ESP32-PWMHalfSidingSMD

By RobertHeller | Filed in Model Railroad Addon Boards, News | Comments Off on Coming soon: ESP32-PWMHalfSidingSMD

Open design available on GitHub: https://github.com/RobertPHeller/RPi-RRCircuits/tree/master/ESP32-PWMHalfSidingSMD. Firmware also available on GitHub: https://github.com/RobertPHeller/RPi-RRCircuits/tree/master/ESP32MRNSketches/ESP32-PWMHalfSiding. This is a circuit board that supports an ESP32 Dev Kit board or TTGO-T1 board to manage one half (one end) of a siding. This board can also be used to manage two bi-directional single track ABS blocks or one bi-directional dual track […]

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

LCC Quad Stall Motor Driver with Sense for various SMB/MCUs

By RobertHeller | Filed in Model Railroad Addon Boards, Model Railroad HATs, News, Raspberry Pi HATs, Stuff For Sale | Comments Off on LCC Quad Stall Motor Driver with Sense for various SMB/MCUs

The Country Robot has designed four printed circuit boards that implement a Quad Stall Motor Driver with Sense. These boards use the same basic circuit. There is a HAT board for a Rasberry Pi B+, a Cape board for a Beagle Bone, a base board for a Pocket Beagle, and a base board for an […]

Friday, November 24th, 2017

Raspberry Pi Junction: How to Use a Raspberry Pi on your Model Railroad

By RobertHeller | Filed in Model Railroad HATs, Raspberry Pi HATs, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Raspberry Pi Junction: How to Use a Raspberry Pi on your Model Railroad

What it is This article is about Raspberry Pi Junction, a simple demo layout featuring a simple interlocking off the main line at Mile Post 314 that goes past the Mad Hatter Pie Shop. The junction itself and the adjacent blocks are controlled by a Raspberry Pi Model 3 B+ (sirtopemhat), which has five HAT […]

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Now available bare Raspberry Pi “HAT” boards for Model Railroading

By RobertHeller | Filed in Model Railroad HATs, News, Raspberry Pi HATs | Comments Off on Now available bare Raspberry Pi “HAT” boards for Model Railroading

The Country Robot is now offering 3 bare Raspberry Pi "HAT" boards that are useful for Model Railroad Automation. There is a board for managing stall motor switch machine, and two I/O boards. There is also an octal LED driver board. All three HATs are supported by Deepwoods Software’s Model Railroad System. These are bare […]

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

The Country Robot Site Officially Launched

By RobertHeller | Filed in News | Comments Off on The Country Robot Site Officially Launched

Deepwoods Software is pleased to announce the launch of The Country Robot site. This site will showcase the circuit boards that have been designed by Deepwoods Software. These boards are open designs with all design information available on GitHub with the parts collected into "Projects" on Mouser’s website. Deepwoods Software is a software and system […]