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Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
6 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller explores the similarities of digital readings in order to give the DIY hobbyist a better grasp on their usage in projects. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, ESP Microcontrollers, Microelectronics, Raspberry Pi
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Installing the Arduino IDE on a Raspberry Pi 3
Installing the Arduino IDE on a Raspberry Pi 3
1 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
The Arduino IDE is available for all the major operating systems, but this post will show how to install it on a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian Jessie. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Software
Tagged with Arduino, Arduino IDE, Arduino programming language, IDE, Linux, Linux software, Raspberry Pi, Raspberry Pi software, Raspbian, Raspbian Jessie, free software, getting started, microcontrollers, programming, programming software, software
Magnetic door sensors
Magnetic door sensors
5 June 2017 | Renier Delport |
This post introduces magnetic door sensors, also called reed switches, that are used to trigger movement of the objects (e.g. doors and windows) it is mounted too. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, Home Automation, Home Security, Microelectronics
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433MHz RF communication to a Raspberry Pi
433MHz RF communication to a Raspberry Pi
27 March 2016 | Updated 1 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
This post will explain how to get up and running with the 433MHz RF Transmitter Receiver modules to send radio frequency (RF) signal-codes from a transmitter device to a Raspberry Pi. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, Home Automation, Microelectronics, Raspberry Pi
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Relay switch modules
Relay switch modules
26 March 2016 | Updated 24 September 2017 | Renier Delport |
A relay on its own is an electromagnetic switch operated by a small amount of electric current. The switch itself can turn on or off a much higher amount of current. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, Home Automation, Home Security, Microelectronics, Raspberry Pi
Tagged with 5V Relay Switch Modules, Arduino, Switches, digital write, getting started, introduction, microelectronic modules, relays, specs