Archive for September, 2013

raspberry pi running node-red, wiring-pi to pwm control a light

OK so putting node-RED on the raspberry pi was almost as easy as getting it onto my computer – see previous post here. I started with the occidentalis distro from adafruit – and to install node.js itself I needed to use different package to match the pi wget sudo dpkg -i node_latest_armhf.deb but apart […]

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Fixing Technics 1210’s

A friend of mine rang up the other day and asked if I could help fix a Technics 1210 record deck. For the uninitiated, these are the decks that DJ’s around the world use (or used to use) for mixing old fashioned shellacs (sorry, records). Now you may think that playing music by spinning an […]

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