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Arduino Robotic Projects

By : Richard Grimmett
Book Image

Arduino Robotic Projects

By: Richard Grimmett

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Arduino Robotic Projects
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Connecting a GPS shield to Arduino

Now that you have an idea of how to connect a GPS device through the I/O pins on Arduino, let's look at a different way to provide GPS information to Arduino, through a GPS shield. There are several shields available, including one from Dexter Industries that is available at many online retailers, such as

To connect to Arduino, simply push the shield on your Arduino device so that it looks like the following image:

You can use the pin labels to match the pins on Arduino. Now, it is securely on top of your Arduino device; let's look at how to access the device via the SW.