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Hallway Lighting Project: Controller & PSU | EE Times

Hallway Lighting Project: Controller & PSU | EE Times

In my previous column , I explained how -- as part of a hallway redecoration project -- I decided to embed NeoPixel strips from Adafruit in the skirting boards. The next step was to create a control system and power supply unit (PSU). For this project, I decided to use an Arduino microcontroller development platform as the controller, because this was the microcontroller I'd already been using with my earlier NeoPixel experiments. Mounting the controller and power supply The Arduino and associated shield sit inside a double-gang dry liner box. The controls and LCD display are mounted on a double-gang blanking plate. Click here to see a larger image. The power supply sits inside a plastic box surface mounted inside the hallway cupboard, out of sight. It's just behind the controller with interconnecting wires running through the drywall. Click here to see a larger image. The...

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