Build Tutorials and Resources

micro:pixel Edge 1x10 WS2812B Board for micro:bit
Microbit Tutorials

Micro:Pixel Edge for BBC Micro:bit

Tutorial Description   This short video shows you the micro :pixel EDGE a micro :bit accessory which makes your micro :bit into a full colour torch. It also shows you how simple it is to program using PXT.

1up:bit controller kit for BBC micro:bit
Microbit Tutorials

1up:bit GamePad Controller for BBC Micro:bit

Tutorial Description   In this short tutorial video, we show you how to solder up the 1up:bit the controller for BBC micro:bit. There is also am assembly version of this video if you aren’t up for soldering.

OctoSnap

Tutorial Description   This video gives you an introduction to the OctoSnap the breakaway header pin snapper! There’s no need to count the pins and use pliers, just insert the header strip into the OctoSnap and snap the correct number

bat:bit slim battery case for micro:bit
Microbit Tutorials

How to Construct the Bat:bit for Micro:bit

Tutorial Description This guide shows you how to make the bat:bit for micro:bit. This is a case with an integrated battery pack which takes 2 AAA batteries but leaves the edge connector fully accessible and doesn’t require a wire to

Micro:bit Automatic Watering System
Microbit Tutorials

Micro:bit Automatic Watering System

Tutorial Description In this video, we show you a simple automatic watering system using the BBC micro:bit. Our iconic Moisture Sensor, Mosfet, Water Pump and a Rose plant. Code Without Rain Drops & Code With Raindrops.            

Using Micro: bit Radio to Transmit and Display Sensor Readings
Microbit Tutorials

Using Micro: bit Radio to Transmit and Display Sensor Readings

Tutorial Description In this short video, a demonstration of the micro:bit taking readings from a TMP36 then displaying the temperature on the LED display can be seen. Here the micro:bit then uses the inbuilt radio to transmit this to another

micro:bit with a temp sensor and some RGB LEDs
Microbit Tutorials

micro:bit with a temp sensor and some RGB LEDs

Tutorial Description This short demo shows a micro:bit taking a temperature reading from a TMP36, displaying it in Celsius then changing the colour of the micro:pixel board from Blue to Red depending if it’s hot or cold.  

raspberrypi Proto-PIC
Software & Code Tutorials

Raspberry Pi – Kodi Add Media from a Share

Tutorial   Description   This shows the basic concept of adding a Shared resource to KODI – I add a video folder, but you can add any folder to any of the KODI media sections. Downloads   GET CODE  

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