At Parallax, our Tutorials encompass everything from a quick demo that gets you started with a sensor to entire text-books suitable for classroom curriculum. Presented in an easy-to-use online format, these tutorials provide guided learning and focus on key principles of electronics, programming, and robotics. This section also includes Microcontroller KickStarts that focus on a single sensor and provide Propeller, BASIC Stamp or Arduino code to get the sensor running.

Multirotor Flying Guide - ELEV-8 V2

New to flying multirotor aircraft? This guide for the ELEV-8 V2 Quadcopter is a perfect place to start learning. Topics include RC transmitter controls, safety guidelines, arming and disarming your flight controller, beginning and advanced flying techniques, and optimizing your multirotor performance.

Multicore Approaches

This Propeller C Tutorial shows you how make use of the Propeller chip's multiple cores. Launch functions into other cores, monitor processes in other cores, share data between cores, and print from other cores.