Introduction: Project BoxBoom - 80's Boombox Revamped
Tools and parts:
- Second Hand Boombox
- Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Starter Kit
- Adafruit TPA2012 2.1W Stereo Audio Amplifier
- Adafruit HDMI 5" 800x480 Display Backpack - With Resistive Touchscreen
- Dremel 4300
- 3D Printer
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Step 1: Buy a Boombox
Step 2: Remove All Broken Stuff, So We Have Room for Working Stuff.
Step 3: 3D Print a Frame to Hold Our Touchscreen, and Drill Holes for Screws.
Step 4: Glue the Screen in Place
Step 5: Solder the Amplifier Chip
Step 6: Connect All the Wires
- USB to amplifier (power)
- Speakers to amplifier
- Audiojack to amplifier
- HDMI to screen
- USB to screen
- Powerbank to Raspberry Pi
You can see it better in the build video here.
Step 7: Open Chromium on Startup, Loading the Deezer Homepage
Here's a nice link to help.
Step 8: Look Cool
Participated in the
Audio Contest 2018