What's The Difference Between DC, Servo & Stepper Motors?

What's The Difference Between DC, Servo & Stepper Motors?

The Pi Hut
25/08/2013 Need a motor for your project, but not sure which type to get? We stock a few different varieties on ModMyPi, so hopefully this rundown...
What's the difference between all these Pis?

What's the difference between all these Pis?

The Pi Hut
With the release of yet another Raspberry Pi, we though it would be nice to show you they key difference between them all.     Ra...
Virtual Network Computing

Virtual Network Computing

The Pi Hut
This video demonstrates the Raspberry Pi's ability as an effective client for Virtual Network Computing (VNC) remote desktop applications, in addit...
UPS PIco - Uninterruptible Power Supply and I2C Control HAT Downloads

UPS PIco - Uninterruptible Power Supply and I2C Control HAT Downloads

The Pi Hut
PLEASE NOTE. THESE INSTRUCTIONS ARE FOR THE UPS PICO HV2.0 NOT THE NEWER RASPBERRY PI 3 VERSION UPS PICO HV3.0 - THE LATEST INSTRUCTIONS, FIRMWARE ...
Win a Raspberry Pi TV HAT!

Win a Raspberry Pi TV HAT!

The Pi Hut
Raspberry Pi TV HAT Giveaway
The Big Move!

The Big Move!

The Pi Hut
Back in March 2012, one man, by the name Jacob Marsh, had a vision. That vision was to ensure the safety and wellbeing of every Raspberry Pi. Start...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a music box for dementia sufferers, a Pi-powered dolls' house and a flower that opens up for smiles

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a music box for dementia sufferers, a Pi-powered dolls' house and a flower that opens up for smiles

Michael Horne
Dementia Music Box Ross Porter’s father could no longer operate his CD player to play his favourite music due to impaired mental function caused b...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Mafia-inspired pinball machine, a computerised shuffleboard and a way to make a wireless access point

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Mafia-inspired pinball machine, a computerised shuffleboard and a way to make a wireless access point

Michael Horne
An offer you cannot refuse Janos Kiss, Otília Pasaréti and Romain Fontaine set up a pinball manufacturing company, called Team Pinball, in Cardi...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a 3D-printable robot, a Pi Wars interview and a robot that stops itself from falling over

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a 3D-printable robot, a Pi Wars interview and a robot that stops itself from falling over

Michael Horne
3D-printed robot Nik Ivanov has released plans for a low-cost, 3D-printable rover called Watney which features cheap, yellow Chinese DC motors i...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a cartoonifying camera/printer, a gun range assistant and a rotary phone conversion

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a cartoonifying camera/printer, a gun range assistant and a rotary phone conversion

Michael Horne
Cartoonify Dan Macnish has taken a Raspberry Pi 3, a camera module and a thermal printer and created a set-up that ‘approximates’ what the camer...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - new software for high altitude ballooning, a whiskey-powered telephone box and a parking assistant

Raspberry Pi Roundup - new software for high altitude ballooning, a whiskey-powered telephone box and a parking assistant

Michael Horne
Sky's the limit Raspberry Pi has announced two software packages to help groups and individuals get into High Altitude Ballooning. Created in co...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Pi Wars announcement, a laser-writing weather forecaster and a Raspbian update

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Pi Wars announcement, a laser-writing weather forecaster and a Raspbian update

Michael Horne
Pi Wars Challenges Announced The Pi Wars team is delighted to announce that details of the challenges set for Pi Wars 2019 are now available on ...
Raspberry Pi Pod - a robot that can change its shape, an ocean race data gatherer, a simple GUI for stop-motion and a brand new Crowdfunding Campaign

Raspberry Pi Pod - a robot that can change its shape, an ocean race data gatherer, a simple GUI for stop-motion and a brand new Crowdfunding Campaign

Michael Horne
Friller Al Bencomo has created this wonderful 3D-printed robot that can overcome obstacles by changing the shape of its wheels. FRILLER (FRILL Exp...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Star Wars Alexa bot, using the Skywriter and Unicorn together and a big Pi Wars announcement!

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Star Wars Alexa bot, using the Skywriter and Unicorn together and a big Pi Wars announcement!

Michael Horne
Star Wars / Alexa For those of you who don’t follow cinema avidly, I should first of all say: There’s a new Star Wars movie out. This one’s call...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - Aliens motion tracker, Wheel of Fortune and a Calendar Clock

Raspberry Pi Roundup - Aliens motion tracker, Wheel of Fortune and a Calendar Clock

Michael Horne
"It's the only way to be sure" Richard Martin has taken a Hama slide viewer, a small screen and a Raspberry Pi, together with some power and aud...
Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Sonic Pi-controlled glockenspiel, a fleet monitoring device and a satellite station model

Raspberry Pi Roundup - a Sonic Pi-controlled glockenspiel, a fleet monitoring device and a satellite station model

Michael Horne
Glockenspiel Robin Newman has taken a 30-year old glockenspiel, some solenoids, a RasPiO ProHAT and a custom circuit and hooked it up to a Raspb...