Tag Archives: brick-o-lage

Bric(k)-o-lage – Big Button

I created a first passive component for my brick-o-lage project: a big button with feedback LED. The button is mode from a big „pilz“ switch which presses a smaller switch inside the case. Very simple but dangerous looking :-). The 3D files could be found on my github account. I tried to make the case […]

Bric(k)-o-lage – Blockly

Here are some screen-shots of the Blockly based visual programming editor for Brick-O-Lage. Roughly it works like this: On the Master Brick, the bolsrv is running. bolsrv uses libbol to access the bricks connected to the master via I2C bolsrv also includes a mongoose based web server doing two things: serving the HTML+JavaScript based visual editor […]

Bric(k)-o-lage – Bric(k)-o-Mess

Master Brick, two DIO bricks (in the back), a breadboard proto of the DCM brick (one Launchpad for the proto, one for programming the DIOs).

Bric(k)-o-lage – Smart Bricks the „bricolage“ Way

A while ago, I started a new project trying to create different „smart“ bricks which will interconnect with some other well known brick systems (e.g. Lego). By „smart“ bricks, bricks are meant which are able to perform a certain functionality like driving LEDs, detecting button presses, control DC motors or servos, read sensors and so […]