9-Axis IMU LESSON 3: Understanding How Accelerometers Work

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1y Aug 29, 2019

In this video tutorial we show how Accelerometers work, and how to interpret the acceleration data coming off the Adafruit BNO055 9-axis IMU sensor.

Adafruit BNO055 IMU Sensor:


I strongly suggest picking up an arduino nano, since it can plug directly into the breadboard, making a portable system more practical. You can pick one up here:


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I am Paul McWhorter from toptechboy.com and I will be putting together a series of tutorials on use of the Arduino microcontroller.


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