March 24 / CCTV
February 18 / CCTV
February 10 / CCTV
February 5 / General
January 22 / Lightwave RF

Well, at long last, the much fabled heating controls seem to be imminent. I received an email yesterday with a link to a pre-order store where home thermostats, boiler switches…

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June 5 / Arduino

So, just in time for the heatwave that’s forecast to hit the UK, I’ve installed an irrigation system. Now, we don’t have a particularly big garden, so the idea of…

Read the PostWater, Water Everywhere

March 27 / Lighting
January 29 / PHP

I’ve just got around to fine tuning the WiFly sensor prototype. I’ve made another perfboard prototype, this time with my own 3.3V voltage regulator and a mini USB connector to…

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January 26 / Arduino

I’ve had my eye on some of the commercially available home energy monitors for a while. They all utilise a current transducer that clips or clamps around the main cable…

Read the PostArduino Electricity Monitor

November 20 / Automation