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by GadgetUK
Fri Nov 11, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Add-ons
Topic: PiZero Pogo Pins
Replies: 1
Views: 740

PiZero Pogo Pins

Hi Folks,

Does anyone have a recommendation for pogo pins to use with a PiZero, and if possible an eagle library to go with them ?

Cheers

Stuart
by GadgetUK
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:01 am
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: OpenPi
Replies: 25
Views: 5214

Re: OpenPi

I've created a Google Group

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/openpi

Lets see if we can pull useful info together.
by GadgetUK
Wed Mar 02, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: Compute module 3 details?
Replies: 40
Views: 14496

Re: Compute module 3 details?

From http://arstechnica.co.uk/information-technology/2016/02/raspberry-pi-3-has-wi-fi-and-bluetooth-64-bit-chip-still-just-35/ he Raspberry Pi Foundation has a new version of the Compute Module in the works to go on sale in the second quarter. The new Compute Module will not include wireless connect...
by GadgetUK
Sat Nov 28, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: [solved] Atlas pH + EC IC's via I2C
Replies: 12
Views: 2848

Re: Atlas pH + EC IC's via I2C

Have a read of the datasheet

https://www.atlas-scientific.com/_files ... asheet.pdf

You need to put the modules into i2c mode. There are two methods for this, using a serial command, or a hardware configuration change.
by GadgetUK
Sat Apr 04, 2015 10:52 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: USB DVB-T breaks onboard i2c
Replies: 2
Views: 646

Re: USB DVB-T breaks onboard i2c

Ok. It's an a Pi B processor : 0 model name : ARMv6-compatible processor rev 7 (v6l) BogoMIPS : 2.00 Features : half thumb fastmult vfp edsp java tls CPU implementer : 0x41 CPU architecture: 7 CPU variant : 0x0 CPU part : 0xb76 CPU revision : 7 Hardware : BCM2708 Revision : 000e Serial : 00000000e65...
by GadgetUK
Wed Apr 01, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: USB DVB-T breaks onboard i2c
Replies: 2
Views: 646

USB DVB-T breaks onboard i2c

Hi All, Bit of a strange one, i2c works fine until I install an couple of USB DVB-T dongles No DVB-T [ 4.875288] bcm2708_i2c_init_pinmode(1,2) [ 4.880879] bcm2708_i2c_init_pinmode(1,3) [ 4.883231] bcm2708_i2c 20804000.i2c: BSC1 Controller at 0x20804000 (irq 79) (baudrate 100000) With DVB-T [ 4.70273...
by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 18, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: HDMI Eagle Library?
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Re: HDMI Eagle Library?

Have you tried asking the WirelessThings guys for a copy of the part / library that they are using ?
by GadgetUK
Thu Feb 12, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: Converted Files
Replies: 3
Views: 428

Re: Converted Files

by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:34 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: OpenPi
Replies: 25
Views: 5214

Re: OpenPi

More details, including schematics that you can view, can be found in the data sheet here:

http://wirelessthings.net/pages/wp-cont ... OpenPi.pdf
by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:17 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: SODIMM Connector
Replies: 8
Views: 1010

Re: SODIMM Connector

Did you actually look in the ZIP file ? README.txt contains the following This zip file should contain: README.txt (this file) RPI-CMIO-V1_2-PUBLIC.DSN (Cadence OrCAD Schematic) RPI-CMIO-V1_2-PUBLIC.brd (Cadence OrCAD/Allegro PCB file) RPI-CMIO-V1_2-PUBLIC-BOM.xlsx (Bill of Materials) RPI-CMIO-V1_2-...
by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: OpenPi
Replies: 25
Views: 5214

Re: OpenPi

Don't really see why the choice of tool used is important here, it's been used to do a job, the output of which is available for the community to make further use of if they choose to.
by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:31 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: OpenPi
Replies: 25
Views: 5214

OpenPi

I know I've mentioned this elsewhere, but thought a topic dedicated to OpenPi might be appropriate. So, what is OpenPi ? "A wireless computer for inventors, makers and coders; to demo, prototype and sell physical products that run software. The EagleCAD files are Open Source (CC BY) which means thos...
by GadgetUK
Sat Feb 07, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: Compute Module Test Board
Replies: 106
Views: 19095

Re: Compute Module Test Board

Can't see the whole of the website as it's doesn't scroll on either Chrome, or Safari.
by GadgetUK
Thu Feb 05, 2015 7:36 am
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: Any example how to design board for the rpi computing module
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: Any example how to design board for the rpi computing mo

Take a look at the following from WirelessThings,

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/wi ... makers-and

They've made their Eagle design files available so you can adapt it as required.
by GadgetUK
Wed Feb 04, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: New compute module?
Replies: 24
Views: 4311

Re: New compute module?

If you take a look on the latest the OpenPI kickstarter comment below https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/wirelessthings/openpi-wireless-computer-for-inventors-makers-and/comments Q. When the version 2 Compute Module becomes available will we able to do a straight swap from the version 1 module? A....
by GadgetUK
Fri Nov 14, 2014 11:02 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi A+ Pricing
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Pi A+ Pricing

As some of you may be aware RS have reduced their pricing to match others, here's the response I got when I asked about getting a refund for the difference. Paula: Hi Stuart. Stuart: Ref order ***** Paula: How may I help with this? Stuart: I see that you have reduced the price of Pi A+ to a more rea...
by GadgetUK
Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:44 am
Forum: B+ addons
Topic: Preliminary B+ HAT (Hardware Attached on Top) docs/specs
Replies: 106
Views: 18952

Re: Preliminary B+ HAT (Hardware Attached on Top) docs/specs

Are there plans for a directory for HATs ?

Is there an expectation for uniqness for ID's ?
by GadgetUK
Thu Jul 17, 2014 10:51 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi B+ schematic
Replies: 92
Views: 38045

Re: Raspberry Pi B+ schematic

If you want more detail about the power supply input then take a look at this page from adafruit which covers it quite nicely.

https://learn.adafruit.com/introducing- ... wer-supply
by GadgetUK
Thu Jul 17, 2014 7:56 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread
Replies: 388
Views: 134985

Re: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread

Ok, thats interesting. Looking at both Farnell and RS here in the UK, both are listing B as out of stock, with RS having a supply date on December 2014.
by GadgetUK
Thu Jul 17, 2014 7:15 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread
Replies: 388
Views: 134985

Re: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread

So with B+ here, and A+ in the wings, will existing B, and A models become EOL ?
by GadgetUK
Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread
Replies: 388
Views: 134985

Re: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread

mcmelectronics wrote:
We did a drawing based on measurements we took of a board in the office. It has connector widths, but bare in mind, it's not the official schematic.

https://s3.amazonaws.com/mcmelectronics ... nsions.pdf
Great, very useful.
by GadgetUK
Mon Jul 14, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread
Replies: 388
Views: 134985

Re: The Raspberry Pi Model B+ Q&A thread

jdb wrote:
redhawk wrote:
GadgetUK wrote:It sticks out
http://cl.ly/image/1N3A123e0q0q
Well that's disappointing :(

Richard S.
How are you going to remove the SD card if you can't push the release spring in?
With a plastic paperclip :P

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