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MonsoonGroover
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Greetings !

  • I came here after subscribing to the your most excellent DroneBotWorkshop YouTube channel. I'm looking forward to learning and sharing all the fascinating things there are in the world of electronics.

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@monsoongroover

Welcome to the forum, it's a diverse group here with lots of interesting projects.

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ron bentley
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Posted by: @monsoongroover

Greetings !

  • I came here after subscribing to the your most excellent DroneBotWorkshop YouTube channel. I'm looking forward to learning and sharing all the fascinating things there are in the world of electronics.

@monsoongroover

Welcome, what are your areas of interest?

Whatever they are you will find members with similar interests.

Regards

Ron B

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MonsoonGroover
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@will Thank You. I am a beginner so at this point my interest is in Raspberry Pi and Arduino.

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Then I'd suggest that you stick with the Arduino for a while. Using a Raspberry Pi will require you to become familiar with the Linux operating system as well as  either (or both) C(/C++) and Python.

Using Arduinos, you'll only need to learn C and a bit of C++, so it's a shallower learning curve 🙂

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ron bentley
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@will, @monsoongroover,

But just as satisfying.

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MonsoonGroover
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  • My first Raspberry Pi project.
  • Python script blinking lights.
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@monsoongroover 

It looks like you are well on your way.  Learning means understanding so I assume you understand the Python script and can modify or write your own code to do different things with the LEDs?

 


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MonsoonGroover
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@robotbuilder Yes indeed. In this case I added more lights to a script that someone had written. Then I put it into a FOR loop and added an input requesting the number of iterations. And if you can control lights then you can control relays...

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@monsoongroover 

Good job, I am a bit envious that you have an impressive looking oscilloscope.

Why not see if you can extend this sketch by blinking each LED independently and each at a different frequency?  You will learn a good deal from the exercise.

Keep going.

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