Friday, December 16, 2016

Pi Powered Jeep Inclinometer @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi

from Pi Powered Jeep Inclinometer @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi
by Kelly

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Cool project + tutorial from Aaron Bare up on Hackster.io.

This project is the first time that I have ever attempted to do any type of coding or electrical project. The point of the project is to get a 3-D image to display on a screen that will show you the real time pitch and roll angles of your vehicle and also warn you when you are close to rolling. I am using an Adafruit 9 degree of freedom sensor along with a Raspberry Pi 3 model B.

Due to my lack of knowledge in the area of coding this project was pretty difficult, but I plan to continue working on it and making minor adjustments as I learn more.

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