Lux Sensor TSL2561 (Raspberry Pi)

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How to setup an Adafruit TSL2561 Lux Sensor with the Raspberry Pi.

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Step 1: Parts

Required Parts:

RPI 3 -

4 Amp Power Adapter -

16GB micro SD -

120 pcs jumper cable:

TSL2561 Lux Sensor:

Step 2: Setup

1. Connect GND,VCC,SDA,SCL pins to pi
2. Enable I2C in raspbian

3. Download/Edit TSL2561 Python Script

4. Run Script


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