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by MoffKalast
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.
Replies: 9
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Re: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.

That's just stock CAT-5e. The specs as shown on the site say nothing at all about water resistance. I think you're reading more into the sheathing material than the manufacturer is stating...or even implying. Note that I'm not saying that your scheme won't work, just that there are factors that I d...
by MoffKalast
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.

I'd second the Pi2b, it seems like the best choice for your use. A decent battery will still be required, but the Pi2b uses less power, so isn't as difficult to find, as it is for a Pi3b. A USB powerbank with 2.4A @5v or more available should work fine. Well actually I'm planning on using two 12V 7...
by MoffKalast
Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.

Another alternative you could look at would be the Pi2B, which has lower power requirements than the Pi3B/Pi3B+. Or even the Model B+, which has the same SoC as the Pi0/Pi0W. Interesting, thanks. I'll be looking into the Pi2B more closely then. I think your biggest problem is going to be keeping wa...
by MoffKalast
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Advice on which model of the Pi and components to get.

Hello everyone. I was wondering if I could get some advice on a project I'm planning from some of you Pi veterans. The thing is, I haven't actually bought a Raspberry Pi as I'm not entirely sure which would be the best fit for the features I need. So without further ado, here's a pseudo schematic of...

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