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Starting out a small little project

Posted: December 2, 2012 in Tiny-light
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I’ve been tasked with creating a lighting system for the stairs in my sisters house so that when movement is detected a set of LED strip lights comes on for a period of time so that when she moves around at night she does not have to turn on the main lights. Over the last while I have collected the parts and have found the time to start this project. It is pretty basic so I am just using an Atmel ATTINY45, a PIR sensor and a meter or so and LEDs I got on eBay. I will post schematics and updates as I go along but all I’ve got is blinking at the moment.

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You will also notice my EVE board lying on the desk there which arrived this weekend. Excited about putting that together and seeing what it can do!