Posted on Oct 3 2017 - 7:29am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a stepper motor using an Adafruit DC & Stepper Motor HAT with the Raspberry Pi. Stepper Motor Basics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkqoKWP4Oy4 PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 12 Volt Power Supply – https://goo.gl/7NjZiu DC Power...

Posted on Sep 6 2017 - 5:36am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a generic 433 MHZ transmitter/reciever with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC 433 MHZ TX/RX kit: https://goo.gl/jxFhWc RF Outlet Set: https://goo.gl/PL4ryu SCHEMATIC: SETUP: https://pypi.python.org/pypi/rpi-rf Shell sudo...

Posted on Aug 26 2017 - 5:59pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup an Analog to Digital Converter with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC breadboard jumper cables: https://goo.gl/zBWN4z mcp3008 chips: https://goo.gl/ii8nT6 (optional) touch sensor:...

Posted on Aug 20 2017 - 4:39am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a USB barcode scanner with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC USB Barcode Scanner: https://goo.gl/KfKXLq UPC Database: https://upcdatabase.org/ CODE: barcode.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...

Posted on Aug 7 2017 - 4:33am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup an IR camera (AMG833) with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC AMG8833 IR Sensor: https://www.adafruit.com/product/3538 SCHEMATIC: SETUP/CODE: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-amg8833-8×8-thermal-camera-sensor/raspberry-pi-thermal-camera ...

Posted on Jul 31 2017 - 6:14am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a sound sensor with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC Sound Sensors: https://goo.gl/32oXM4 SCHEMATIC:   CODE: sound.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...

Posted on Jul 20 2017 - 11:19pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a RFID reader/writer (RC522) with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal Jumper Cable Assortment – https://goo.gl/7o34sL RFID Sensor – https://goo.gl/d7Gq5v SCHEMATIC: SDA 24 SCK 23 MOSI 19 MISO 21 IRQ UNUSED GND 6 RST...

Posted on Jul 7 2017 - 9:34pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a DS18b20 temp sensor with the raspberry pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal Jumper Cable Assortment – https://goo.gl/7o34sL ds18b20 sensor – https://goo.gl/8hryFP SCHEMATIC:   CODE: ds18b20.py Python #!/usr/bin/env...

Posted on Jun 23 2017 - 11:46pm by piddler
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How to setup an Adafruit TSL2561 Lux Sensor with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC TSL2561 Lux Sensor: https://goo.gl/LNo697 SCHEMATIC: MODIFIED CODE: Original Git Project: https://github.com/ControlEverythingCommunity/TSL2561 TSL2561.py Python #...

Posted on Jun 18 2017 - 7:53pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a SW-420 Vibration sensor with the Raspberry Pi. PARTS: RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH 4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7 16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal 120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC Vibration Sensors: https://goo.gl/Kx4DTa SCHEMATIC:   CODE: vibration.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...