Martin Mander
Published © GPL3+

Casio Pi Portable CCTV Monitor

Keep an eye on your cats in vintage style with the Casio Pi - a 1990s pocket TV that displays video streams using a built in Raspberry Pi.

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Casio Pi Portable CCTV Monitor

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless
Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless
×1
Female/Female Jumper Wires
Female/Female Jumper Wires
×1
3.5mm Audio Cable
×1
USB-A to Micro-USB Cable
USB-A to Micro-USB Cable
×1
USB Power Bank
×1

Software apps and online services

Raspbian
Raspberry Pi Raspbian

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Rotary Tool with Cutting Disc
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

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Schematics

Connections

Pinout

Code

Command to open a network stream in OMXplayer

Plain text
omxplayer --live http://192.168.0.59:8081

Edit autostart file to open video stream on boot

C/C++
nano ~/.config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart

Credits

Martin Mander

Martin Mander

6 projects • 15 followers
I love the design and ambition of vintage technology, and the usability and potential of new - my passion is bringing the two together.

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