This tutorial builds a remote Bluetooth low energy switch, attached to the front of a server, which can be turned on or off remotely. The peripheral will also wirelessly report whether the server is on or off.
This CircuitPython tutorial demonstrates how to build a battery powered Bluetooth BLE remote control to operate a BLE peripheral hosting a solenoid and a spectrally selective light detector. Two Adafruit Feather nRF52840 Express boards will be used for the BLE client and server.
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