USB – Serial Convertor

Hey guys , I’ve had some trouble getting a proper usb serial convertor to connect my MSP430g2553.The problem i faced was the drivers for win 7 .After a lil research i found a way to make our own convertor. We can use FT232r serial usb convertor by FTDI.it cots around 130 – 180 Rs. .The […]

Working with Anaren AIR Booster Pack

hey guys , I bought the Anaren booster pack a month ago. It was my first time working with a rf module and msp.When i looked at the firmware of the booster supplied by anaren it drove me crazy. I’m sure that you might have felt the same. They  have used extensive generalization to include […]

4.30 $ MSP430 Debugger/Programmer

Hey guys, Its been a long time since i blogged . Well i was working with msp but too lazy to do anything. Today finally  after months i was able to finally program an external controller with the launchpad and also DEBUG it . It just saved me 149$ for getting the debugger and the […]

Clocks and MSP430

hi there everyone, in this tutorial let us check out the all clocks that msp has got to offer us.After studying 8051 and comparing that to controllers like msp and AVR makes me wonder how much development has taken place over the years.The 8051 controller had just one clock.It was external with maximum range of […]

msp’s watchdog

hey guys have been  fooling around with the msp4305438 board so couldn’t post for a long time… so I’ll be posting the tutorial on watchdog timer today.This is something which bugged me a lot when i first started with msp, which i feel is really stupid considering the fact that it was really simple.So what […]

Interrupting msp430!!!

The key feature of msp is the lower power mode which requires us to know how to put it to sleep and wake it. This is one main reason why we should and must know interrupts in msp.The interrupts can be classified into three types as: System Reset Maskable NMI Non maskable NMI The system […]