What is LoRa Technology ?

Fundamentally LoRa is a physical layer specification enabling very long range, low power albeit at low data rate RF communications. This makes it ideal for enabling IoT technology devices in urban areas, providing significantly large link budgets. (Link budgets takes into account all the gains e.g. antenna, and losses e.g. walls, reflections, for a given […]

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FCC Part 15 RF Spectrum Compliance

There can be a number of considerations you need to take into account when choosing and ultimately using RF for control and general data communications. This varies from region to region I recently went through this with one of our customers and as far as FCC goes it can be tricky. For ASK/OOK type modulation […]

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LeoShield – Arduino Shield Converter

The LeoShield, lets you convert older shields that need to use the SPI interface on the Arduino R3 and newer boards. This includes the UNO, Mega, YUN and Due boards. Read John Boxalls’ review

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New getting started with Arduino Yun video

The Arduino team prepared a video to explain how to take the first steps with the board. Also see ‘Buddy’s first look at the Arduino Yun

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Arduino Yún first look!

GorillaBuilderz Buddy gets a first hand look at this amazing new package from the brilliant Arduino team… So the first thing to do is grab hold of the brand spanking Arduino 1.5.4 IDE and install. While that’s all happening take a quick read of the official Guide to the Arduino Yún I also found this […]

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The Arduino Yún’s Bridge.

Hands on: the Arduino Yún’s Bridge Read more about the Arduino Yun….

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The Arduino Yún comes “Down Under”

Finally we can now get to see what all the fuss is about new Arduino Yún. The exciting new Arduino Yún is now in stock!!! To get started you can order online. Next you will need the latest release of the Arduino IDE which now has added support for the Arduino Yún. Once this is […]

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GorillaBuilderz – HopeRF Distributors

The GorillaBuilderz team are extremely excited to be selected as a distributor in the Australia/New Zealand region, for the innovative HopeRF product range. Based on Silicon Labs’ EZRadioPRO® wireless radio family enabling both enthusiast and product designer alike. The initial range includes the superior RFM69HW 433Mhz transceiver module, that succeeds the ever popular RFM12B module […]

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LCD Shields Now in Stock!

After much research, development and testing we are proud to announce (finally) the release of our Ardunio LCD Shield supporting the ever so popular 4D Systems serial lcd modules.

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Fresh New Servers

And we’re back! We have migrated our servers to Amazon in preparation for our official launch. Moving forward this will allow us to provide you a much better service. So exciting times for us here at GorillaBuilderz!!

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