Posted on Jan 14 2018 - 11:17pm by piddler
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A comprehensive look at Google’s AIY Vision Kit. 0:00 – 5:55 Parts/Overview 5:56 – 8:00 Unboxing 8:01 – 46:00 Setup/Assembly 46:01 – 1:00:31 Testing/Examle Demos Note: Component prices may vary GOOGLE’S REQUIRED PARTS LIST: AIY Vision Kit – http://www.microcenter.com/site/content/Google_AIY.aspx?ekw=aiy&rd=1 RPI Zero...

Posted on Dec 23 2017 - 8:26pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a Tilt 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 Tilt Sensor: https://goo.gl/WxeKkF (ALT) Tilt Sensor: https://goo.gl/Jq7WDr SCHEMATIC:   CODE: tilt.py Python #!/usr/bin/env...

Posted on Dec 10 2017 - 8:47am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a ADXL345 Accelerometer 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 ADXL345 Accelerometer: https://goo.gl/h3g2R1 (ALT) ADXL345 Accelerometer: https://goo.gl/rgkBEr SCHEMATIC: CODE: GITHUB...

Posted on Nov 29 2017 - 9:14am by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a flame 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 IR Flame Sensor: https://goo.gl/WLeWhE SCHEMATIC: CODE: flame.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...

Posted on Nov 17 2017 - 3:21pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a soil moisture 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 Soil Moisture Sensors: https://goo.gl/FJ6QHS SCHEMATIC: CODE: soil.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...

Posted on Nov 8 2017 - 8:29pm by piddler
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Basic tutorial of how to setup a 5V Relay 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 5 Volt Relays: https://goo.gl/6ZefEf 12 Volt Power Supply: https://goo.gl/z6242h 5.5×2.1mm Male+Female DC Power Socket: https://goo.gl/NJ9r3P SCHEMATIC:   CODE: relay.py Python import...

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
Comments Off on ADC (MCP3008)

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 *Note: Code modification needed due to API Changes UPC Database: https://upcdatabase.org/ CODE: barcode.py Python #!/usr/bin/python import...