AWOW A60 E27 9W RGBW lights and Tasmota

Setting up RGB lights to work with Tasmota is not always as smooth as it might possibly be. Check here and you will see in this Tasmota template, a clear reference to the AWOW A60 E27 9W RGBW light So, simple enough, apply the template? {“NAME”:”AWOW 9W RGBW”,”GPIO”:[0,0,0,0,37,40,0,0,38,0,39,0,0],”FLAG”:0,”BASE”:18} Well, yes…

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Hands-free washing using inexpensive foam

This subject is more easily covered in video so here goes – all the links are included, I’m having great fun with these gadgets which combine to provide a clean, hygienic hands-free washing experience – quite topical right now. Above, an inexpensive USB-powered hands-free foam dispenser using commonly-available cleaner (supermarket)…

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Another Itead Sonoff and Week now with Zigbee

Early June 2020 I received my long-awaited Sonoff Zigbee bridge along with Itead‘s pre-programmed Zigbee CC2531 USB dongle which means I am starting to write about low-power-consumption Zigbee devices including some from ZemiSmart. This update July 6, 2020 mentions the experimental Tasmota template for the Sonoff Zigbee Bridge. First things…

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