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Session 1-Assembling The Catapult
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Platform Assembly  

In session 1, you will assemble your catapult. Use the Platform Assembly video to aid you in your assembly process.



Session 2-Potentiometer-Servo
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Potentiometer and ServoCircuit DiagramPotentiometer-Servo Code

In session 2, you will become familiar with how the servo and potentiometer can work together. First click on the text file to assist you with wiring the potentiometer and servo to the Arduino board. Then, watch the video to guide you through the code and see it in action!



Session 3-Button-Servo
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Button and ServoCircuit DiagramButton-Servo Code

In session 3, you will become familiar with how the servo and button can work together. First click on the text file to assist you with wiring the button and servo to the Arduino board. Then, watch the video to guide you through the code and see it in action!



Session 4-Combining Potentiometer-Servo and Button-Servo Circuits
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Circuit AnalysisComplete Circuit Diagram 

In session 4, you will combine what you did in sessions 2,3 into one circuit. The video will give a brief explanation of some major circuit elements that are necessary for the complete circuit to work, and the image will show you how to connect everything.



Session 5-Combining Potentiometer-Servo and Button-Servo Code
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Putting The Code Together Code Skeleton

In session 5, you will combine the codes in sessions 2,3 so that they both work simultaneously. The video will give a brief explanation on how to begin with your code. Copy and paste the source file skeleton into the arduino work area, and make the changes that need to be made.

Session 6-Incorporating Servos into the Catapult
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Complete Functioning CatapultServo Placement 

In session 6, you will complete the implementation of the servos to create a complete functioning catapult. After this portion is completed, you are allowed to alter your catapult however you want to.


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