Cycling RGB LED

dev board Adafruit Feather Bluefruit
chip nRF52
features LED

Before starting

Dependancies

Ensure the following requirements are available:

Pre-requisites

Try these simpler examples:

Description

Cycle through all the colors in step of 10.

Code

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int redPin = PIN_A1;
int greenPin = PIN_A2;
int bluePin = PIN_A3;

void setup() {
  Serial.begin(115200);
  while (!Serial) delay(10);

  Serial.println("Begin RGB cycling!");

  analogWrite(redPin, 0);  // RED (purple)
  analogWrite(greenPin, 255);  // GREEN (yellow)
  analogWrite(bluePin, 0);  // BLUE (cyan)

  for (int rvalue = 0; rvalue < 255; rvalue+=50) {
    for (int gvalue = 0; gvalue < 255; gvalue+=50) {
      for (int bvalue = 0; bvalue < 255; bvalue+=50) {
        analogWrite(redPin, rvalue);  // RED (purple)
        analogWrite(greenPin, gvalue);  // GREEN (yellow)
        analogWrite(bluePin, bvalue);  // BLUE (cyan)

        display(rvalue, gvalue, bvalue);
        delay(1000);
      }
    }
  }
}

void loop() { }

void display(int red, int green, int blue) {
  Serial.print(red);
  Serial.print(", ");
  Serial.print(green);
  Serial.print(", ");
  Serial.println(blue);
}

Makefile

.PHONY: lint compile upload clean

lint:
	cpplint --extensions=ino --filter=-legal/copyright *.ino

compile:
	arduino-cli compile --fqbn adafruit:nrf52:feather52832 ./

upload:
	adafruit-nrfutil dfu genpkg --dev-type 0x0052 --application ./.*.hex dfu-package.zip
	adafruit-nrfutil dfu serial --package dfu-package.zip -p /dev/tty.SLAB_USBtoUART -b 115200

clean:
	rm -f .*.bin
	rm -f .*.elf
	rm -f .*.hex
	rm -f *.zip

flash: lint compile upload clean

Schematic

Wire up the hardware accordingly

Cycling RGB LED schematic