How to Control a Servo Motor from a BeagleBone Black on Linux #BeagleBoneBlack @TXInstruments @BeagleBoardOrg

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Ben Martin from Linux.com shows us how to control a servo motor from a BeagleBone Black on Linux.

Servo motors can rotate to a specified angle and hold that angle against a resistive force. This makes Servos great for creating a DIY pan-and-tilt camera system, for moving panels through a limited distance in a model aircraft where the wind might provide resistance to that movement, and in many cases in robotics where you might need to rotate something to a specific angle. In this tutorial, we’ll cover how to connect and control a servo motor with a BeagleBone black running Linux.

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