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The Matrix

Here’s a final post for 2014! I’ve been busy with our “bungy” recently – we’re having a lot of decorating etc. done so have been moving stuff around and playing at being a proper bloke rather than just mucking about … Continue reading

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G35 Lights: Bands of Colour

Just a simple sketch that splits each string into a number of bands and cycles through some colours. I’m using 7 x 7 with my string of 49 bulbs and have set normal 50 bulb strings to 5 groups of … Continue reading

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G35 Simple Red-Green Ping-Pong

From another idea by Chris – just bounce red and green from one end to the other. As usual, it’s been uploaded to GitHub. The code is just: That’s all there is to it. For two sets of lights, this … Continue reading

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NeoMatrix Brightness

Here’s an idea of the brightness of these panels. The numbers show the brightness settings from 0 to 255 and there’s an orange shape to fill out some pixels. My screen is in the background for some contrast and the … Continue reading

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Random acts of…

Here’s a program suggested by Chris. The idea (if I understood it) is something like: Randomly turn a bulb to red, until they are all on Turn them all off Randomly turn a bulb to green, until they are all … Continue reading

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3 x Adafruit NeoMatrix 8×8 RGB LED

And finally, I’ve managed to play with these without trashing anything! I’m using the same power supply that I managed to spike a couple of boards with last week – this time however, I’m using a Dangerous Prototypes ATX breakout … Continue reading

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A simple digital clock

Well I guess you have to do a clock at least once, right? We have an accurate LCD clock in our living room that is really good for what it does but it’s hard to read when the light isn’t … Continue reading

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