December 16, 2016 AT 12:00 am
Raspberry Pi turns Wii Balance Board into a scale #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
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Raspberry Pi connected Wii Balance Board sends weight to Google Docs spreadsheet, shows it on an LCD and outputs text to speech
I had a balance board sitting around I built an Internet connected weighing scale based on
I have used a Raspberry Pi 2 with Arch Linux with a LogiLink Bluetooth 4.0, Adapter USB 2.0 Micro and an 84×48 Nokia LCD Module Blue Backlight Adapter PCB with a SPI interface.
This project should work on any Linux distribution and platform with adjustments but I have included detailed instructions for my setup.
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