Chris Rush

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Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi LoRa Node pHAT

Our IoT LoRa Node pHAT allows you to create an inexpensive LoRa node, compatible with The Things Network, in conjunction with a Raspberry Pi or other single board computers. This pHAT allows quicker prototyping as it has the LoRa stack on the chip. Add sensors, buttons and more to complete your LoRa network! Uses RAK811 […]

PiJuice WhatsApp notifications via Twilio

PiJuice HAT and pHAT are a great portable power solution to your Raspberry Pi projects. However, your Raspberry Pi may be in a remote location or you may find yourself not having physical access to the Raspberry Pi and its important to keep tabs on how it performing especially when you find that your primary […]

PiJuice Weather Station Project

This project will show you how to build a basic weather station using some easy-to-source components, the Raspberry Pi and powered by only the PiJuice portable battery solution and compatible solar panels. This project will be a truly off the grid solution to powering your projects all day and night, taking valuable sensor readings of […]

How to setup your JustBoom HAT as a Bluetooth Speaker

This guide is a draft copy of how to setup your Raspberry Pi as a Bluetooth speaker. The following instructions were tested using the JustBoom DAC HAT and a Raspberry Pi 3B+ with the latest version of Raspbian OS. Launch the BlueZ command line interface: Setup a pairing agent: agent on default-agent Make the Raspberry […]

How to save power on your Raspberry Pi

If your Raspberry Pi project is running on battery power, such as the PiJuice, then you will be looking at ways to save as much unused power consumption on the Raspberry Pi as possible. This guide is for those users and we have come up with some ways which can save you hundreds of milliamps […]

How to connect your Bluetooth Games Controller to your Raspberry Pi using RetroPie

The most recent versions of RetroPie include the packages needed for setting up a PS3 controller. Connecting over USB is Plug-and-Play–literally just plug your controller into the Pi while EmulationStation is running and it should detect a gamepad to configure. Connecting a PS3 controller via Bluetooth requires installation of a special PS3 driver located in […]

How to assemble your Media Centre HAT Case

Our media centre HAT case has been design to neatly house your Raspberry Pi and Media Centre HAT whilst still giving you access to the touchscreen and IR on the HAT. It also has some advanced mounting features such as suction cups for mounting on a flat surface and a handy little stand for your […]

Getting Started with the GPIO to FPC Breakout pHAT for Raspberry Pi

The Pi Supply GPIO to FPC Breakout pHAT for the Raspberry Pi makes it possible for you to bring out the 40 pin GPIOs of the Raspberry Pi to a display ZIF/FFC connection, which is more commonly used for displays. This then allows you to connect your own sensors and peripherals etc to the Raspberry […]

Getting Started with the micro:bit LoRa Node

Our IoT micro:bit LoRa Node allows you to create an inexpensive LoRa node, compatible with The Things Network, in conjunction with a BBC micro:bit or other single board computers. This board allows quicker prototyping as it has the LoRa stack on the chip. Add sensors, buttons and more to complete your LoRa network. Uses RAK811 […]

PiJuice Point and Shoot Camera Project

The Point and Shoot Camera Kit uses a combination of the PiJuice HAT, Media Center HAT and Raspberry Pi camera board to create a touch screen standalone camera all housed in the PiJuice Maker Kit Case. This project is designed to highlight the features of the PiJuice HAT as well as the new Media Center […]