Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:05:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Raspberry Pi Controlled Irrigation System http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Controlled-Irrigation-System/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:29:12 PDT
Time Lapse Photography With RPI and Pi Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Photography-With-RPI-and-Pi-Camera/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 04:01:06 PDT
Raspberry Pi CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-CNC-Machine/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:13:18 PDT
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta http://www.instructables.com/id/Plantbot-Beta/
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SMALL.jpg mikeghen This project is a continuation of Plantbot Alpha.The goal here was to build a desktop garden similar to the AeroGarden that MiracleGrow markets but with more compute power and light power. Using a laser cut wood structure, LED lights, and Raspberry Pi, I created this system to take care of my plants...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:43:02 PDT
An inexpensive Photometer and Colorimeter http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Inexpensive-Photometer-and-Colorimeter/
An inexpensive Photometer and Colorimeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/Z92L/INDEDLEH/FKQZ92LINDEDLEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/Z92L/INDEDLEH/FKQZ92LINDEDLEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/Z92L/INDEDLEH/FKQZ92LINDEDLEH.SMALL.jpg Dr H Version 30-April-2016What is this instructable about?The aim of this project was to construct a simple and inexpensive device that allows the measurement of the color composition of a solution, i.e. a colorimeter, and/or its optical density, i.e. a photometer.It is intended be an educational tool fo...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 10:20:02 PDT
Measuring Raspberry Pi Power Consumption http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-Raspberry-Pi-Power-Consumption/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:49:09 PDT
Video Calling on Raspberry Pi 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Calling-on-Raspberry-Pi-3/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:36:52 PDT
Backyard Beehives: The Electric Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Hive/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:10:53 PDT
Interactive Survey Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Survey-Game/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 08:22:53 PDT
Design Robot Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Robot-Legs/
Design Robot Legs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/2KIP/IN3EH8VL/F072KIPIN3EH8VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/2KIP/IN3EH8VL/F072KIPIN3EH8VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/2KIP/IN3EH8VL/F072KIPIN3EH8VL.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 If your robot have bored of wheel movement, this instructables show you how to design and make Theo Jansen's Strandbeest legs (without 3D printer) for you robot.Ref.:https://www.google.com/search?q=strandbeest&tbm=is... Geometry Design GeoGebra can help you design the mechanics of the robot l...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 02:22:51 PDT
ScottTV - A Simple Media Player For My Autistic Son http://www.instructables.com/id/ScottTV-a-Simple-Media-Player-for-My-Austic-Son/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 02:10:50 PDT
1970s Raspberry Pi Amazon AlexaPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/1970s-Raspberry-Pi-Amazon-AlexaPhone/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:52:08 PDT
3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Audio-Players-in-1-Raspberry-Pi-With-Bluetooth-E/
3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SMALL.jpg Max2Play Our popular Squeezebox sound environment on Max2Play was made to easily connect multiple audio players and create a smart HiFi system. With the addition of some amazing new plugins to our SD card images, we can now accomplish this goal with just one Raspberry Pi as our central device. In connection ...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 06:28:46 PDT
Getting Started with Raspberry Pi B+ with NOOBS OS Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Installation-of-NOOBS-on-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 01:29:38 PDT
A DIY Arcade Table powered by Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/A-DIY-Arcade-Table-Powered-by-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 07:59:18 PDT
$20 Portable Raspberry Pi Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Raspberry-Pi-Game-Console/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 06:07:09 PDT
Touchscreen Display and Rechargeable Battery Pack for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Display-and-Rechargeable-Battery-Pack-/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:01:08 PDT
How to make a Magic Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magic-Mirror/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 14:48:57 PDT
Scrappy Science Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-Science-Caddy/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 13:44:49 PDT
Use Lora shield and RPi to build a LoRaWAN gateway http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Lora-Shield-and-RPi-to-Build-a-LoRaWAN-Gateway/
Use Lora shield and RPi to build a LoRaWAN gateway - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/5PCR/IMDZQ6JF/FLU5PCRIMDZQ6JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/5PCR/IMDZQ6JF/FLU5PCRIMDZQ6JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/5PCR/IMDZQ6JF/FLU5PCRIMDZQ6JF.SMALL.jpg David_Dragino Over here,we will use the Lora Shileld,MEGA2560 and Raspberry Pi to build a single channel LoRaWAN gateway.LoRa Technology is a wireless modulation for long-range, low-power, low-data-rate applications. By achieving a range of more than 15 kilometers in a suburban environment and more than 2 kilomet...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 03:33:08 PDT
Variable Speed Fan With Snap Circuits, Kano Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-Speed-Fan-With-Snap-Circuits-Kano-Compute/
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 08:10:52 PDT
Setting Up Your Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-Your-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 21:19:15 PDT
Mobile Station prototype for Environmental Data Capture ("a Mars Rover emulator") http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Station-Prototype-for-Environmental-Data-Ca/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:07:21 PDT
Playing the Imperial March from Star Wars on Raspberry Pi with Piezo Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-the-Imperial-March-From-Star-Wars-on-Raspb/
Playing the Imperial March from Star Wars on Raspberry Pi with Piezo Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DNUM/ILV896MW/FJRDNUMILV896MW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DNUM/ILV896MW/FJRDNUMILV896MW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DNUM/ILV896MW/FJRDNUMILV896MW.SMALL.jpg leon-anavi Let's make some noise with Raspberry Pi and a piezo buzzer! This tutorial provides step by step instructions how to play the Imperial march, also known as the Dart Vader's theme, from Star Wars on your Raspberry Pi. Of course this version is not as good as the masterpiece of John Williams. The advan...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 17:35:19 PDT
Raspberry Pi PowerHAT - Powering Your Pi, Simplified http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-PowerHAT/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 17:29:20 PDT
How to make a raspberry pie with a raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pie-With-a-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:52:36 PDT
Raspberry PI Rotary Time Lapse Rig. http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Rotary-Time-Lapse-Rig/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 23:58:00 PDT
Touch Screen coffee table DIY with 32" TV and low cost CCD sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Screen-Coffee-Table-DIY-With-32-TV-and-Low-C/
Touch Screen coffee table DIY with 32" TV and low cost CCD sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/VULS/ILQTFKTO/FAKVULSILQTFKTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/VULS/ILQTFKTO/FAKVULSILQTFKTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/VULS/ILQTFKTO/FAKVULSILQTFKTO.SMALL.jpg jeanotP1314 UPDATE 04/04/2016 : Multipoint software + Emulating NES video/pictures + OPTION_7 Point and Click + speed test + OPTION videoUPDATE 03/24/2016 : CCD sensor reverse Engineering + Using 2 CCD sensors + Laser engraving vector files + Retropie playingHi and welcome to my third Instructable !I have been ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 15:03:16 PDT
Lego Lunchbox Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Lunchbox-Computer/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:49:29 PDT
Raspberry Pi Music Server with Built-in Crossover and DSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Server-With-Built-in-Crossover-/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 23:12:12 PST
RasPi Retro Computer Station http://www.instructables.com/id/RasPi-Retro-Computer-Station/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:00:45 PST
Simple Pi Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pi-Robot/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 04:14:25 PST
CoPiLot : Mobile Media Center PC http://www.instructables.com/id/CoPiLot-Mobile-Media-Center-PC/
CoPiLot : Mobile Media Center PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/52DP/ILID4TNZ/F5Q52DPILID4TNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/52DP/ILID4TNZ/F5Q52DPILID4TNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/52DP/ILID4TNZ/F5Q52DPILID4TNZ.SMALL.jpg JmsDwh This project is basically a home theater PC (HTPC) built to be used in a vehicle so it is mobile. I had been calling it an MTPC, but my kids just call it "The Little Black Keyboard" when they ask to use it.My wife's Dodge Grand Caravan came with a really great entertainment system, but I thought I c...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 09:59:18 PST
Dog Bot: Lego Robot Rover With Webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Bot-Lego-Robot-Rover-With-Webcam/
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 05:33:48 PST
Controlling a Robot With a Wii Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-Robot-With-a-Wii-Remote/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:19:54 PST
Arduino Based - Power Control System for RPi Car PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Power-Control-System-for-RPi-Car-PC/
Arduino Based - Power Control System for RPi Car PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/2HSM/IL6XIVPV/FCY2HSMIL6XIVPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/2HSM/IL6XIVPV/FCY2HSMIL6XIVPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/2HSM/IL6XIVPV/FCY2HSMIL6XIVPV.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com Hello everyone! I am Michalis Vasilakis from www.ardumotive.com and in this Instructables.com guide, I will show you how to make a simple - Arduino Based - Power Control System for RPi Car PC.This system is designed for avoiding the abrupt shutdown of the PRi Car system on engine start up! Also it h...
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 03:04:06 PST
Retropie Arcade Game Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Retropie-Arcade-Game-Machine/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 13:48:05 PST
OSMC and TV controlled by Flic smart button http://www.instructables.com/id/OSMC-and-TV-Controlled-by-Flic-Smart-Button/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 10:40:43 PST
NESPi Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/NESPi-Controller/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 10:15:25 PST
Convert a laptop screen into a smart screen. http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Laptop-Screen-to-a-Smart-Screen/
Convert a laptop screen into a smart screen. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/9515/IKU2LU33/FEM9515IKU2LU33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/9515/IKU2LU33/FEM9515IKU2LU33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/9515/IKU2LU33/FEM9515IKU2LU33.SMALL.jpg JakeS8 I had several broken laptops sitting around, so I decided I would make a smart screen out of one of them. ITEMS REQUIRED:1. Laptop ScreenI pulled mine from an old laptop.2. 2 Picture frames, larger than laptop screenI bought these two from Michael's when they were having their "buy one get one" on t...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 09:40:41 PST
Fish eye http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Eye/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 21:33:46 PST
RPi-Zero IoT Event Indicator / Color Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Zero-IOT-Color-Indicator-Lamp/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 16:00:53 PST
Play Video With Python and GPIO http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Video-With-Python-and-GPIO/
Play Video With Python and GPIO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/7PLL/IKRNN51A/F7B7PLLIKRNN51A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/7PLL/IKRNN51A/F7B7PLLIKRNN51A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/7PLL/IKRNN51A/F7B7PLLIKRNN51A.SMALL.jpg ThothLoki Hello again. Today I am going to show an ongoing project I am working on. My company has bestowed upon me the pleasure to build a demo kit for one of our product lines. I work in the low voltage industry that includes fire alarm, security, video surveillance and structured cable (voice and data). Wh...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:15:52 PST
Morse code using Raspberry Pi and LED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code-Using-Raspberry-Pi-and-LED/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:26:42 PST
Make Your Pi Project Rechargeable... http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Pi-Project-Rechargeable/
Make Your Pi Project Rechargeable... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/PTJ7/IKJ8LDCA/F46PTJ7IKJ8LDCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/PTJ7/IKJ8LDCA/F46PTJ7IKJ8LDCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/PTJ7/IKJ8LDCA/F46PTJ7IKJ8LDCA.SMALL.jpg boffinry The following aims to show how to make any Raspberry Pi project battery powered and rechargeable***. This isn't quite as easy as it should be because the Raspberry Pi requires just over 5VDC to operate properly. (It really wants 5.2 to 5.25 volts.) So we need to take the battery voltage of 3.7V and ...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 17:32:15 PST
Vintage Pi Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Pi-Projector/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 10:55:03 PST
Knight Rider Lunchbox Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Knight-Rider-Lunchbox-Robot/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 07:21:45 PST
Raspberry Pi Zero - Control RGB Leds with E-Waste http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Zero-Control-RGB-Leds-With-E-Waste/
Raspberry Pi Zero - Control RGB Leds with E-Waste - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/TUTV/IKIKVG9D/FBQTUTVIKIKVG9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/TUTV/IKIKVG9D/FBQTUTVIKIKVG9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/TUTV/IKIKVG9D/FBQTUTVIKIKVG9D.SMALL.jpg thriftyworkshop Hey Thrifty Nation, I’m going to show you how to control an RGB led strip with your raspberry pi and pigpioI built this circuit out of e-waste consisting of an old motherboard and a dead power supply If the video above is not working for you, try the link below h...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:32:32 PST
Tor Relay on Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tor-Relay-on-Raspberry-Pi-2/
Tor Relay on Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/V5D2/IKFRRQLD/FS7V5D2IKFRRQLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/V5D2/IKFRRQLD/FS7V5D2IKFRRQLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/V5D2/IKFRRQLD/FS7V5D2IKFRRQLD.SMALL.jpg awilson75 I'm creating this Instructable because I'm tired of seeing so many outdated guides on how to setup a Tor Relay on a Raspberry Pi 2... 95% of the guides I found led to installing some out of date bundle of Tor (0.2.5.x) instead of the current (0.2.7.x). Parts Needed You need the following parts: ...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 18:34:55 PST
Controlling any device using a Raspberry Pi and a relay module http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Any-Device-Using-a-Raspberry-Pi-and-a-/
Controlling any device using a Raspberry Pi and a relay module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6JOU/IKCV3GLJ/FZN6JOUIKCV3GLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6JOU/IKCV3GLJ/FZN6JOUIKCV3GLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6JOU/IKCV3GLJ/FZN6JOUIKCV3GLJ.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show how to get started with setting up a relay module on your pi and controlling it. My goal is to add scripts to my octopi to turn on and off LED lights, but anyway you decide to eventually control the GPIO commands, the setup is the same. Material You can find a ful...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 16:34:28 PST