Easy Setup: Arduino and Monster Motor Shield Tutorial Edit

Items that you should have:

  • Arduino Uno
  • Monster Motor Shield
  • A toy Car or just two motors
  • A power supply

After setting up the Motor Shield, head over to UnoCode for the software.

Wire Things up

The following pictures are place in an order of what you should do first.

Components Needed. Make sure you have all the components in the image above. ***WARNING*** Do not start off a project with batteries. You could ruin the batteries. Start off using a power supply, such as a PC power supply.

Connect the two wires from the power supply to the motor shield

Connect Motor1 to the A1:B1 pin and Motor2 to A2:B2 pin

Now connect the Arduino to the Motor Shield