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Topic: What good is the mega2560 sheild?? (Read 851 times) previous topic - next topic

BnTie

A few months ago, I got an Arduino kit for my birthday, and it included an Arduino mega2560 and a mega2560 shield. The shield fits on the Arduino board, and has some soldering space, but why do I use it?

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BnTie

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To make a custom shield.
Do you mean, take the soldering space and solder things on to make a custom shield?

CrossRoads

Yes. Make sure any legs sticking down do not contact things on the Mega board.
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