Ultimate guide to permanent holiday lights using NeoPixels/WS2812B LEDs

Permanent holiday lights hardware and software setup using NeoPixels/WS2812B LEDs Hardware LEDs: https://amzn.to/2Lu4m3P Aluminum Channels: https://amzn.to/2Knajio 18/2 wire: https://amzn.to/348I1zq 18/3 wire: https://amzn.to/37YNCJM Control Box: https://amzn.to/2KjfakW 5v 60A Power Supply: https://amzn.to/2KmRHiu 25ft extension cord: https://amzn.to/3840RIS Wire nuts: https://amzn.to/3oO1Vrb BME280(optional): https://amzn.to/3p15pHd PCB: https://github.com/toblum/McLighting/tree/master/documentation/pcb Software WELD - GitHub: Aircoookie/WLED WLED User-mod for BME/P 280:

December 13, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

Epoxy resin holiday lights/night lamp | DIY resin LED decor | WLED

Board Prep WLED Software: GitHub: Aircoookie/WLED PCB: https://github.com/toblum/McLighting/tree/master/documentation/pcb

December 8, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

ESP8266 based WLED NeoPixel Lights | Insomnia soldering session | Holiday lights prep

WLED Software: GitHub: Aircoookie/WLED PCB: https://github.com/toblum/McLighting/tree/master/documentation/pcb

December 2, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

DIY Smart Deck Lights | ESPHome | Home Assistant controlled

Building a Home Assistant controlled ESP32 based controller for deck LED lights via ESPHome. Software: ESPHome

November 30, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

DIY Smart Wooden Faux Beam Pendent Lights | ESPHome | Smart Plant Lights | Home Assistant controlled

DIY Faux wood-beam lights mode from cedar fence pickets. Light is controlled by Sonoff Mini. Pendent Lights: amazon Software: ESPHome

October 24, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

ESPHome Dot Matrix Display | Internet Connected Display Home Assistant Display

Using ESPHome for connecting ESP8266 to MAX7219 Dot-Matrix Display to show useful information from Home Assistant. This is used by my wife’s channel Canvasyvibes Art Software: ESPHome

October 4, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

Voice Controlled (Connected) BIDET: A Solution for Non-Availability of Toilet-Paper Caused by COVID19

Install of Biobidet Bliss BB200 and connecting it to Home-Assistant. Wilbur Sargunaraj Software: ESPHome

April 13, 2020 · Debashish Sahu

Creating a Home Assistant Web Scraper Sensor

Here is a demonstration of using lxml for scraping a website to extract essential HTML data and pass the data as sensor to Home Assistant. GitHub: debsahu/lxmlWebScraper Here is a demonstration of using lxml for scraping a website to extract essential HTML data and pass the data as sensor to Home Assistant. Overview Installing lxml If working in virtual environment, install lxml using pip $ pip3 install lxml If working on python installation installed globally...

December 1, 2018 · Debashish Sahu

Using ESP8266 to Call RESTful API From TheRide to Get Real-Time BUS Data

Here is a tutorial on how to call RESTful API on ESP8266 and process the data using ArduinoJSON. This data is visually represented in a NeoPixel ring for easy tracking of 3 buses approaching a certain stop. This code also sends MQTT messages with the received data. debsahu/RESTful-Ride Using ESP8266 to call RESTful API from http://TheRide.org to get real-time BUS data Features: Easy to read interface Fast and Responsive Portable, i....

October 27, 2018 · Debashish Sahu

Hacking an Automatic Trash Can to Listen to You

Idea To convert an automatic trash can into a smart one. Hardware Automatic Trash Can Wemos D1 mini (ESP8266) 2N2222 transistor Implementation Here we use an ESP8266 to tap into the pins and emulate a physical button press. The ESP8266 uses a code as described in https://github.com/debsahu/SmartTrashCan to emulate a Wemo Switch, which is detected by Alexa/Echo device as a switch. GitHub: debsahu/SmartTrashCan Dependencies Library Link Use Wemo Switch Emulator Library https://github....

October 22, 2018 · Debashish Sahu