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by ghayne
Sun May 17, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: ESP32 boards
Topic: Touch Pad error on the ESP32 Capacitive Touch Pins
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: Touch Pad error on the ESP32 Capacitive Touch Pins

Also bear in mind that the touch inputs are calibrated at boot, so don't hold the board while booting!
by ghayne
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: ESP32 boards
Topic: DS18B20 readings are wrong
Replies: 10
Views: 1246

Re: DS18B20 readings are wrong

by ghayne
Fri Dec 27, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion and Questions
Topic: Surface mount soldering: can anyone help with two chips?
Replies: 10
Views: 1374

Re: Surface mount soldering: can anyone help with two chips?

I have also used Roberhh's method with the solder wick and it worked a treat!
by ghayne
Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: Counting pulses from an electricity meter
Replies: 12
Views: 2151

Re: Counting pulses from an electricity meter

The micropython-iot library may be found here . I think I will have to bite the bullet and go down that road Peter, I have given up on the high speed streaming version, as torwag stated, the ESP's are not the most reliable for WIFI connections. The combination Pyboard > ESP is also something I am c...
by ghayne
Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: bmp180
Replies: 5
Views: 885

Re: bmp180

I think
I2C(scl=Pin(4), sda=Pin(5), freq=100000)

should be
I2C(scl=Pin(5), sda=Pin(4), freq=100000)

Garry
by ghayne
Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: bmp180
Replies: 5
Views: 885

Re: bmp180

I looks like your BMP180 is not connected properly, check the wiring.
by ghayne
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: urequests missing from latest build
Replies: 3
Views: 903

Re: urequests missing from latest build

jimmo wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:08 am
I checked...apparently this was always the case with the nightly ESP8266 builds.....
Oh, my mistake then jimmo, thanks for investigating.

Garry
by ghayne
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: Counting pulses from an electricity meter
Replies: 12
Views: 2151

Re: Counting pulses from an electricity meter

I am currently performing a long term test on an ESP8266 running resilient MQTT My original plan was to use MQTT to send data, but as the standard library is blocking I dropped the idea.Your resilient driver looks very interesting! It may be worthwhile to revisit that idea. I am also considering pu...
by ghayne
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: ESP8266 boards
Topic: Counting pulses from an electricity meter
Replies: 12
Views: 2151

Re: Counting pulses from an electricity meter

Is the PC software still running after you get ECONNABORTED? I am writing directly to InfluxDB, no software involved. The original scenario was using a Raspberry Pi running InfluxDB but yesterday I installed InfluxDB on a laptop and everything worked fine for about 5 hours, which is over 70,000 suc...