uStepper S line campaign launch!
We have just launched our campaign for the new uStepper S line!
Check it out: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/301805155/ustepper-s-line
Mogens and Thomas
Bigger Stepper Motors?
You really need some stepping power in your application?
So what about a uStepper capable of driving a NEMA 34 ?
Maybe that's not enough power? How about a NEMA... Read more
uStepper Robot Arm Demo
"Listen to the silence" - Check out the smoothness of the new uStepper Robot Arm Prototype with S line boards!
Thomas and Mogens
Not only the uStepper boards are evolving!
Check out the new uStepper Robot Arm Prototype!
Help us bring it to life on August 15, 2018!
Mogens and Thomas
First S line prototype produced!
uStepper S-lite prototype mounted and ready for testing!
Remember to check in for the new Kickstarter campaign on August 15, 2018!
And help us getting the S line to life... Read more
uStepper S-lite prototype design
uStepper is evolving! One of the new boards is ready for prototyping! Keep an eye out for our Kickstarter August 15, 2018!
Thomas and Mogens
uStepper S line campaign!
uStepper is evolving - and a new campaign is coming up to get a new product line in production! uStepper S line is improved on all parameters giving smooth and... Read more
We are happy to announce that it is now possible to buy uStepper from the U.S. through https://ustepper.us
Hopefully this will make it more convenient for those of you situated... Read more
Facebook & new shield
We are working on various projects with the uStepper as a center piece. An example is a new shield that will be available very soon. It makes it possible... Read more
It's been a while...
Hi to all backers!
It's been a while since we wrote in here - and that is not because we haven't been working on uStepper!
As some might have noticed,... Read more
uStepper Robotic Arm rev. 3
During the last couple of months we have been working on improving the uStepper Robotic Arm design, to make it more simple. We have achieved this, we believe, and... Read more
uStepper PID position control
We have been working for quite some time on improving the software on the uStepper to make it more attractive. We have finally come to a state were... Read more
To make it easier for everyone to see what were are working on (and that we are actually working), we have set up a twitter account were we will post... Read more
Closed loop almost there
We have been working a lot on the stepper library lately, and also the closed loop feature which is of course the uSteppers main purpose. After finishing this... Read more
Software and robot arm design revised !
Hi all !
We have uploaded a revised version of the uStepper arduino library to our github page, which primarily corrects some bugs in the stepper acceleration algorithm.
Furthermore, we... Read more
Shipping has begun !
Hi all !
We are proud to announce that we have started shipping the uSteppers to our backers, one month ahead of schedule !
We have spend the last week... Read more
Getting closer to shipping...
Even though we are in the middle of our exam period, we have managed to get time to worj on the software for the uStepper. The hardware support for... Read more
Early birds shipped!
The last couple of days we have been doing a test similar to the test we put our prototype through. But this time with just a little more load on... Read more
Pre-production PCBs arrived!
We are really excited to tell that the pre-production PCBs have arrived just this morning!
We have had the chance to test that all is working as intended - and... Read more
Open for pre-orders on Indiegogo
uStepper is now available for pre-order at Indiegogo - and of course also in our own store. To describe the product in short terms, we have put together a product sheet containing... Read more
In the last couple of weeks we have been putting uStepper to the test as you might have seen here in the previous updates. The updates only reflects a fraction... Read more
uStepper 24h race!
Another one of the tests we have done, is a long-term test - meaning a 24hours run. For this test we changed the power resistor into a type... Read more
Greetings from the lab!
Here's a little update from the lab. To ensure that the uStepper will perform as intended we are testing it thoroughly! To give a little insight in some of... Read more
5 Prototypes soldered and webshop launched !
Hi all !
The last few days we have spent some time soldering 5 of the new prototypes. So far all 5 prototypes are alive and kicking ! Next step... Read more
We have been soldering and testing a bit in the last few days, and so far, it looks good! We have communication to the MCU through the USB... Read more
A bunch of components just arrived this afternoon! And we just can't wait to get the second prototype tested :) So far we have soldered up the switch... Read more
PCB for second prototype has arrived!
We have already received the PCB for the second prototype and are expecting components early next week.
Hopefully we will get a couple of PCB's soldered during the next week... Read more
Waiting for components
We are currently waiting for components and prototype PCBs to arrive. While waiting, we have begun the process of making libraries for the uStepper. During our initial testing, we... Read more
Prototype PCB's ordered !
Since the funding of our Kickstarter, we have spend some time on finalizing the design of the next uStepper PCB revision.
We have just ordered the first batch... Read more
Funding successful !
The uStepper campaign is now funded, reaching an amazing 137% of its goal ! We want to once again thank everybody who have backed this campaign, and helped... Read more
Entering the last 24 hours of the campaign !
We are now running on the last 24 hours of the campaign, and we want to thank everybody who have backed this project ! The last few days... Read more
Hi again !
As you may have noticed, we have just reached our goal a couple of hours ago! (Yaay! :) )
We are very thrilled and happy about this... Read more
Preparing for test
As mentioned in our previous update, we are so eager to get started with the final uStepper PCB that we are already preparing initial tests. We have made... Read more
Still working on it...
Even tough both Thomas and me has just started at the masters programme in Control and Automation at Aalborg University last week, we are still working on uStepper.... Read more
Only 12 days to go!
Now there's only 12 days left of the campaign and we are climbing slowly but steady towards our goal!
Last week we were invited to a local hackerspace... Read more
Almost half way there
After some slow days were almost half way to our goal now. We are still actively trying to spread the word using our network. But we also need you to... Read more
On the Atmel blog - again!
A little update on the past few days.
We are happy to see that Atmel did a larger post about uStepper on their blog yesterday! You can se the post... Read more
uStepper featured on Atmel blog!
We are happy to see that Atmel picked uStepper as one of the 21 smartest and most innovative crowdfunding projects of last week!
You can see the blog post here:... Read more
Robort arm demo video
As promised a couple of days ago, we have now made a small video showing the robot arm in action! A little more description to the video can be found... Read more
Almost 1/3 of the way!
Today we reached almost 1/3 of our goal! We are grateful for the support, and hope that you will spread the word so we will reach our goal!
Today we... Read more
Robot arm application example
As you might have seen in the campaign description, we have made a quick mock-up of a robot arm as an example application for uStepper.
The components for the... Read more
We've got a good start, with 1/6 of our goal reached within the first 24 hours! We are exited to see how long it will take for us to reach... Read more