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How to assemble the RTK motor board

How to assemble the RTK motor board

Many thanks to Ryan Walmsley (@Ryanteck) for these instructions on how to assemble the RTK-000-001 Kit (Motor controller kit for the Raspberry Pi) These instructions apply for both the kits on their own and the kits packaged with the robots as they are identical.   What you need Main Parts: RTK-000-001 Kit Soldering iron Solder & soldering sponge Wire cutters Optional: Helping Hands Long-nose Pliers   Assembly Instructions First start by confirming that you have all of the pieces out of the pack, it should contain: 1 X RTK-000-001 PCB 1 X SN754410NE (The IC) 1 X 16 Pin IC Socket 1 X 26...

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How to install Minecraft to the Raspberry Pi

Minecraft! Yes, Minecraft! In this tutorial The Raspberry Pi Guy will be showing you how to install Minecraft to a Raspberry Pi Computer. Below the video tutorial, we will post instructions on how to install it via the terminal.     Command Line Instructions: Open up the terminal and type in this code sudo wget https://dl.dropbox.com/s/hqk8wsdzlyyujli/minecraft-pi-0.1.tar.gz Once downloaded run the below command to extract the files sudo tar xvzf minecraft-pi-0.1.tar.gz Change directory to the uncompressed folder with cd mcpi Finally, you can now launch Minecraft on your Raspberry Pi with the following command! Enjoy! ./minecraft-pi

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How to setup WiFi on the Raspberry Pi - Raspbian

How to setup WiFi on the Raspberry Pi - Raspbian

In this tutorial we will show you how to setup WIFI on the Raspberry Pi. This particular tutorial will be focusing on the Raspbian operating system. Tutorials for other Raspberry Pi operating systems, such as OpenELEC, RaspBMC and Arch can be found below: How to setup WIFI on Raspbian How to setup WIFI on OpenELEC XBMC How to setup WIFI on RaspBMC How to setup WIFI on Arch We'll be showing you the two main ways to setup WIFI, both via the GUI (Graphical User Interface) and CMD (Command Line). Let's begin!   1. GUI (Graphical User Interface) Launch "WIFI Config"...

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How To Take Screenshots On The Raspberry Pi

How To Take Screenshots On The Raspberry Pi

Taking screenshots on the Raspberry Pi is a relatively easy thing to do, once you know how. In this tutorial we will show you how to take screenshots on your Raspberry Pi. To do this we'll be using a free application called "scrot". We're going to assume that you're running the Raspbian operating system for this guide. Installation Installation is simple, make sure you're connected to the internet and run the following commands sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install scrot How To Use Once installed, to take a screenshot simply open up LXTerminal from the GUI and type the following....

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