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Using Adafruit 16-Ch PWM/Servo Driver with ESC?
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Using Adafruit 16-Ch PWM/Servo Driver with ESC?

by Alienmario on Sun Oct 21, 2012 6:32 am

Am I going to be able to control rc esc's such as this one with my raspberry pi and adafruit addon?
They seem to be using pwm but their frequency is different.
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__25362__Turnigy_Multistar_10_Amp_Multi_rotor_Brushless_ESC_2_3S.html
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Re: Using Adafruit 16-Ch PWM/Servo Driver with ESC?

by adafruit_support_bill on Sun Oct 21, 2012 7:03 am

Yes. You can control the frequency as well as the pulse-width.
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