Pi Weather Station – Project Update No. 3

Well, after a bit of development I now have a working prototype for the newly renamed Weather Sensor Node using a Raspberry Pi Model A+ and an Arduino Pro Mini clone. The Raspberry Pi handles with web interface which is written in Python and Flask and talks to the digital …

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Pi Weather Station – Project Update No 2

After playing around with several WiFi devices and an Arduino Mega to act as the remote sensor unit, I have decided it will probably be easier and more efficient to use a Raspberry Pi for this (as per my original idea). I was also toying with the idea of the remote …

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Pi Weather Station – Project Update No. 1

Welcome to my first update for my Raspberry Pi Weather Station project.  This project is bringing together the power of the Raspberry Pi with an Arduino Mega 2560 clone to display the current weather conditions as well as the local weather forecast. The project comprises of two hardware systems and a web …

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Mood Lamp – Project Update No. 3

After some extensive testing of the sound to light feature I have decided I am not overly happy with the performance as it currently largely depends on the volume of audio being played. If the audio is too quiet, the lights are very dim and if the audio is too loud …

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Mood Lamp – Project Update No. 2

After a lot of tinkering with the software I have now arrived at a version I am happy with.  The mood lamp has the following functions: Rainbow colour changer (manual and automatic) Fire effect Sunrise and sunset effects Sound to light Colour changer which cycles through several colour palettes Static …

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My First Projects

I have added two new pages to this site covering my first three projects I am currently working on using the Raspberry Pi and Arduino platforms: Raspberry Pi powered weather station, Arduino powered RGB mood lamp, Weather Station A Raspberry Pi and Arduino powered weather station capable of displaying current conditions …

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