Carlo Grisafi
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Low-Power IoT Intruder Detector with RPi4 + Pico

Use a RPi Pico board along with a motion sensor to wake up the RPi4 and run a CV script that alerts you if a stranger is seen.

IntermediateFull instructions provided2 hours2,491
Low-Power IoT Intruder Detector with RPi4 + Pico

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B
Raspberry Pi 4 Model B
×1
Camera Module V2
Raspberry Pi Camera Module V2
×1
Raspberry Pi Pico
Raspberry Pi Pico
×1
PIR Motion Sensor (generic)
PIR Motion Sensor (generic)
×1
Wires/Cables (male-male and female-male)
×1
Resistor 330 ohm
Resistor 330 ohm
×1
LED (generic)
LED (generic)
×1
General Purpose Transistor NPN
General Purpose Transistor NPN
×1
Male-Header 36 Position 1 Row- Long (0.1")
Male-Header 36 Position 1 Row- Long (0.1")
×1

Software apps and online services

Raspbian
Raspberry Pi Raspbian
MicroPython
MicroPython
Maker service
IFTTT Maker service

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Solder Flux, Soldering
Solder Flux, Soldering
Breadboard, 170 Pin
Breadboard, 170 Pin

Story

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Code

ARM-software/developer

Credits

Carlo Grisafi

Carlo Grisafi

4 projects • 8 followers
Studying AI & Computer Science at the University of Sheffield. Interested in Computer Vision, Theoretical Neuroscience and IoT.
Thanks to ageitgey.

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