I don't know if you can help me, but our team has recently purchased a gyro. We would like to discover how this sensor works, but the programming folder on the EV3 programming pallet does not have a gyro sensor. Can you help? Is there an update that I need to make? Thanks for your help! Team: STARS On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 9:08 PM, Naren Botlaguduru <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > First of all thanks to this community for clarifying lot of questions. > Great work. > > We are using Gyro sensor this year and understand about the Drift. > > We tried following but still Robot sometimes just spins.... > > 1. Kids are resetting the sensor before every program and also couple of > times in the program. > 2. Compare is set to equal to rather than Greater than Equal to or Less > than equal to as those both options didn't work for us. > 3. We are also deducting some drift value to get right angle value. > 4. Kids are using a very slow power to do the turns. > > But still the program that works one day is not working another day due to > the Gyro sensor keeps on rotating sometimes. Kids are restarting the Robot > when they see that but still not helping. > > Any tips and tricks to solve this will be a great help. Is there firmware > or something that need to be done so that Gyro sensor doesn't give us that > drift and gives perfect angle stop. > > Thanks in advance for any help with Gyro Sensor. > > > -- > > Thx > Naren > ------------------------------ > To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit > https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or > leave the list". > VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. > Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-announcements-l.html to > subscribe. -- *Peace,* *Kathleen Walsh, M.Ed.* *Middle School TeacherSt. Thomas Aquinas Regional School* 2011 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to subscribe.