A new homebrew DIY breakout board PCB for the ADXL345 accelerometer
Some time ago I created my first homebrew breakout board PCB for an ADXL345 accelerometer. After getting more experienced and testing the whole procedure some times I created a new and improved version.
In the attachments below you find all the Kicad sources needed to edit the design or printing the design by yourself.
All the designs are released under the Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported Licence.
To show you how this works I created a video description:
This is a screenshot of the kicad PCB design:
Below two pictures of the top and bottom of the breakout board PCB:
These picture of the ADXL345 to Arduino connection might also be useful:
Schematics of the connections (image from http://codeyoung.blogspot.com/):
|ADXL345 breakout board kicad sources||174.71 KB|
|Arduino Code for the ADXL345 example in the video||1.57 KB|
|Processing Code for the ADXL345 example in the video||995 bytes|
|ADXL345 breakout board Schematics||9.95 KB|