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Now in stock - Adafruit PiUART - USB Console and Power Add-on for Raspberry Pi

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Tired of looking for your UART cable to control your Raspberry Pi via serial? Or want an easy way to have a permanent USB to serial on your headless Pi? Then your problem has been solved with the new Adafruit PiUART - USB Console and Power Add-on for Raspberry Pi from Tronixlabs Australia:

Adafruit PiUART - USB Console and Power Add-on for Raspberry Pi from Tronixlabs Australia


This tiny little board sits over your Raspberry Pi (Zero through to 3 Model B) and gives you a neat USB-serial via the CP2104 converter. Furthermore you can power your Pi via the USB - and turn the power on and off with the onboard slide switch. 

To learn more and order - visit the Adafruit PiUART product page now. And as always - we'll ship your entire order anywhere in Australia for $5. And don't forget to keep up with news, specials and more from Tronixlabs, please follow us on facebook, Google+ or twitter.

Correctly control Pi Power with the Pimoroni OnOff SHIM for Raspberry Pi

Add a tiny yet convenient power switch to your Pi with the Pimoroni OnOff SHIM from Tronixlabs Australia! This is a tiny board that adds a neat power on/off button to your Pi and is  designed to be soldered straight onto the GPIO pins of your Pi, if you wish, so that you can use them [...]

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Create magical displays with the Pimoroni Unicorn HAT HD for Raspberry Pi 3/2 Model B

Now available from Tronixlabs Australia is the latest Pimoroni Unicorn HAT HD for your Raspberry Pi 3/2 Model B. This amazing output device has a matrix of 256 tiny RGB LEDs, which work together to create all sorts of colourful and fun displays: The bundled ninja diffuser makes the pixels look extra-shiny by providing some subtle diffusion, blurring the [...]

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New Product - Zero Spy Camera for Raspberry Pi Zero

Create your own wireless spy camera with a Raspberry Pi Zero and the new Zero Spy Camera for Raspberry Pi Zero - now in stock at Tronixlabs Australia. The ZeroSpy Camera for Raspberry Pi Zero is smaller than a thumbnail with a high enough resolution to see people, or ghosts, or whatever it is you're looking for: It's [...]

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Build a portable game station with the Adafruit 128x64 OLED Bonnet for Raspberry Pi

Once again Tronixlabs is the first with the latest Adafruit, with the newest addition being the Adafruit 128x64 OLED Bonnet for Raspberry Pi. This is a neat board that sits on your Pi Zero or other board with 40-pin GPIO and offers a compact OLED display along with a five-way joystick and two buttons: Of course you can [...]

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Easily adjust your Pi camera lens with the new Lens Adjustment Tool for Raspberry Pi Camera

And now for something that should have existed for a long time, but has just arrived - is the new Lens Adjustment Tool for Raspberry Pi Camera. Simply place over the lens on your Pi Camera and you can easily adjust in both directions: One small piece of plastic can bring so much wonder - and they're available [...]

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New Product - Prototyping HAT for Raspberry Pi 3/2 Model B

It's not often we get excited about a prototyping HAT - however our latest acquisition from Altronics is an excellent example and makes adding your own circuits to the Raspberry Pi 3/2 Model B easy: Not only is this Pi prototyping HAT a neat white colour with labels a'plenty - slots are cut into the HAT to [...]

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More CAN-BUS options for Raspberry Pi are now available

Building on our popular CAN-BUS board for Raspberry Pi, we now have stock of the entire range of new CAN-BUS products from SK Pang. This range offers new power options, single and dual CAN-BUS connectivity along with bus isolation. However let's first recap - we have the great value original PiCAN2 board - which gets your [...]

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Create simple interface for your Raspberry PI with the new Pimoroni Touch pHAT

Now in stock at Tronixlabs Australia is the new Pimoroni Touch pHAT for Raspberry Pi - an interesting board that easily gives you six buttons for your Raspberry Pi 3/2 model B or Zero: Around the Touch pHAT is six capacitive touch buttons, each with a bright white LED, designed to be completely agnostic about what they're [...]

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Analogue to Digital made easy with the ADS1115 ADC Four-channel pHAT for Raspberry Pi 3/2 Model B/B+/Zero

Now in stock at Tronixlabs Australia is our new ADS1115 ADC Four-channel pHAT for Raspberry Pi. This offers a plug and play solution for your high-resolution analogue-to-digital requirements with any Raspberry Pi that has a 40-pin GPIO (3/2 Model B, B+, A+ and Zero): The ADS1115 offers four single-ended or two differential inputs with a 16-bit resolution, and [...]

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