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Thanks everyone, I think I got what I needed the last code seemes to be a very elegant solution. I still cannot try the code for external reasons but it will most likely work as intended with that last code John Wasser has posted.

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Another choice is to remove the electronics from the "continuous rotation servo" and connect a small H-bridge directly to the motor.  This will reduce the "servo" to acting as a DC gearmotor.  You will have better control of the speed and be assured that it will come to a full stop.  You could also add an optical sensor for a "home" position and use that to stop the rotation at a known position.
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