Getting started with the SnowPi RGB & Raspberry Pi using Python

In this tutorial we'll connect up the SnowPi RGB to the Raspberry Pi and getting it to light up. All models of Raspberry Pi should work fine, in this tutorial I'll be using a Model 3 A+ Myself. The Raspberry Pi needs to be connected to the internet to be able to download all the software too. Hardware Assembly First we need to connect the SnowPi RGB to the Raspberry Pi, to do this is simple as: Ensure the Raspberry Pi is unplugged, and then simply connect it to the first 6 Pins in the top…

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Getting Started with SnowPi RGB & micro:bit

In this tutorial we'll connect up the SnowPi RGB to the micro:bit and getting it to light up. Hardware Assembly First we need to connect the SnowPi RGB to the micro:bit using the included micro:bit adaptor. In your package you should have one SnowPi RGB board, micro:bit adaptor, and 3-5 M3 Screws & Nuts If you have 5 screws then you can screw all 5 through, if you have less then only the 3 most right are required. On the micro:bit V2 you may only be able to use the 3 as shown due to new…

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Micro LoRa Gateway

Micro LoRa Gateway

Summary Company: Personal Use Side Project Tasks: Electrical Design, PCB Design, ┬áHand Assembly of Prototypes, Software Date: First produced December 2020 Status: On hiatus. Overview I was interested in making an as cheap as possible gateway that could potentially be distributed to clients, this would be the bare minimum required for a easy to manage LoRa gateway. Targeted for novice users the only setup required is to copy a file with Wireless LAN configuration settings and that's all…

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Traffic pHAT

Traffic pHAT

Summary Company: Nebra LTD. Tasks: Electrical Design, PCB Design, Demo Software, Tutorial & Manufacturing Date: Status: Active. Overview Designed as a cheap and simple educational add-on for the Raspberry Pi being one of the early boards to conform to the Raspberry Pi HAT Standard. The board came half assembled with all of the surface mount components soldered leaving the through hole components to be soldered. These components were bigger components that beginners could use to learn to…

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