Saturday, 29 December 2012 21:58
TP-Link TL-MR3020 restore from OpenWRT to Original Firmware
If you had flashing the TP-Link MR3020 firmware to OpenWRT and now you want to restore it to the original state, here is a guide on how to make it. With this guide you will able to changing between original firmware to different version OpenWRT firmware.
Saturday, 29 December 2012 21:09
Flashing OpenWRT to TP-Link TL-MR3020 3G/4G Wireless N Router
This is a guide on how to flash TP-Link TL-MR3020 N Router with OpenWRT.
TL-MR3020 N Router Specification
- CPU Atheros AR9330
- RAM 32MB
- NAND 4MB
- Dimensions 74mm x 67mm x 22mm
- Power consumption 1.25W Max.
Sunday, 09 December 2012 13:56
Simplest and Cheapest Arduino
Here we use a ATTiny85 (can be ATTiny45, ATTiny44) to make an Arduino just for US3.00, so we name it as Tiny Arduino.
Tiny Arduino have only eight pins as shown in figure above, Pin4 is ground (Gnd), Pin8 is 5V (Vcc), Pin1 is Reset, Pin2 and Pin3 originally used to connecting the Crystal. In order to utilize all the IO, the internal oscillator (RC Oscillator) is used to replace the external clock which require a crystal. Therefore the Tiny Arduino is now come with five IO. Below shows the Arduino IO functions.
- There are five IO, each IO can be Input or Output
- Among the five IO, two of the IO can perform as PWM
- Among the five IO, three of the IO can perform as Analog Input
I2C may require to extend the features of Tiny Arduino.
Saturday, 13 October 2012 22:51
USB Audio Adapter work with OpenWRT
This article shows you how to play audio from a USB audio device which is connecting to a TL-LINK TL-WR1043ND wireless router.
- Wireless router flashed with OpenWRT. This project based on TP-LINK TL-WR1043ND wireless router.
- USB audio adapter which supported by Linux. As shown in figure below is the USB sound audio that I'm using.
Wednesday, 03 October 2012 16:26
8 Channel Relay Box
This is a 8 channel relay box that the input connect to a controller allow it to control large loads like home appliances.
I'm using this relay box for a snooker centre to control snooker table lamps. The lamps consists of 6 pieces 20W and 3 pieces 10W fluorescent lamps, total of power consumption is 150W per table. Picture below shows the snooker table lights for the snooker centre.