Electronics

Deaf Dave's Raspberry Projects

Dave's Raspberry Pi projects, instructions, parts and tips.

Deaf Dave's general projects

Dave's basic electronic projects and general comments.

What is the difference between an Arduino and Raspberry Pi?

An Arduino has a microcontroller. A microcontroller is a simple computer that can run one program at a time, over and over again.

A Raspberry Pi is a tiny general-purpose computer, usually with a Linux operating system, and has the ability to run multiple programs normally in Python.

Raspberry Resources

» Raspberry Pi website
» Raspberry Pi playground

Electronics Resources

Best books are The Art of Electronics, Practical Electronics for Inventors, Electronics for Kids, Electronics All in One for Dummies. Hacking Electronics, The Basic Soldering Guide Handbook and Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Vol 1, 2 and 3.

Resources
» Electronics Hub

Suppliers
» Jaycar Electronics
» TronixLabs 
» Paktronics
» The IOT store