Archive for August, 2010

Plugwise unleashed document released

Today I am releasing the Plugwise Unleashed document. This document describes most of the Plugwise protocol. The document can be downloaded from the downloads section on my site, or in the bottom of this post. If you would like to know any more detail about the protocol, please drop a comment so I can have […]

Jeenode infrared project part 5: extending IR range

Ok, so my IR controller has been running for a while. Though I was only using it for receiving for now. The range of the IR LED was not sufficient enough to control my devices. Today I had a look into the hardware schematics. I increased the transmitting power by using a NPN transistor (BC549).