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Project Curacao2 –  Results!  Five Months Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 – Results! Five Months Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 –  Results!  Five Months Down in Paradise Project Curacao2 has been down and operating solo down in the Caribbean now for over 5 month.   We have been getting nice pictures and data on an hourly basis. Project […]
Reliable Projects 1: WatchDog Timers for Raspberry Pi and Arduinos

Reliable Projects 1: WatchDog Timers for Raspberry Pi and Arduinos

Reliable Projects 1: WatchDog Timers for Raspberry Pi and Arduinos Summary:  In this series of postings we look at how to set up the Raspberry Pi and Arduino internal watchdog timers.  We also explain why an external WatchDog Timer, such as the SwitchDoc […]
Project Curacao2 – Part 12:  Results!  First Month Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 – Part 12: Results! First Month Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 – Part 12: Results!  First Month Down in Paradise Project Curacao2 has been down and operating solo down in the Caribbean now for over 1 month.   It has been a very busy month here at SwitchDoc Labs […]
Project Curacao2 –  Results!  Five Months Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 – Results! Five Months Down in Paradise

Project Curacao2 –  Results!  Five Months Down in Paradise Project Curacao2 has been down and operating solo down in the Caribbean now for over 5 month.   We have been getting nice pictures and data on an hourly basis. Project […]
Tutorial – Guest Blog – Using SunControl WatchDog Timer on OurWeather

Tutorial – Guest Blog – Using SunControl WatchDog Timer on OurWeather

Tutorial – Guest Blog – Using SunControl WatchDog Timer on OurWeather Editors Note:  We were tickled to receive another guest blog by Larry Bonnette.   He did a great job on building this Solar Powered OurWeather Kit and by adapting the […]
Dupré Family SwitchDoc Labs OurWeather STEM Station Build

Dupré Family SwitchDoc Labs OurWeather STEM Station Build

The OurWeather STEM kit is a good example of the use of Grove connectors in STEM projects. Editors Note:  We were tickled to receive this guest blog by the Dupre family.   The Dupre family did a great job. Thank you, […]
Measuring the Solar Eclipse – A Raspberry Pi Project

Measuring the Solar Eclipse – A Raspberry Pi Project

Measuring the Solar Eclipse – A Raspberry Pi Project On August 21, 2017 we had a total solar eclipse in the United States.   In eastern Washington State, where SwitchDoc Labs is located, we had a 92% coverage of the […]
Sun Tracking for Solar Power – Part 4 – The Video

Sun Tracking for Solar Power – Part 4 – The Video

Sun Tracking for Solar Power – Part 4 – The Video SwitchDoc Labs has built a lot of solar power systems over the past few years.   SunControl, Project Curacao2, Project Curacao,  SunAirPlus,  WeatherPi and the recent Solar Powered ESP8266.  We have fooled around with […]
Sun Tracking for Solar Power – Part 3 – The Results

Sun Tracking for Solar Power – Part 3 – The Results

Sun Tracking for More Solar Power – Part 3 – The Results SwitchDoc Labs has built a lot of solar power systems over the past few years.   SunControl, Project Curacao2, Project Curacao,  SunAirPlus,  WeatherPi and the recent Solar Powered ESP8266.  We have fooled around […]

 

GroveAlone

New SwitchDoc LabsTutorial on Grove Connectors – The easy way to prototype IOT devices