Ray Burnette
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Warwalking with the ESP8266

Warwalking is the pedestrian version of wardriving but in this case we are using an ESP8266+OLED powered by a single lithium 3.2V AA cell.

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Warwalking with the ESP8266

Things used in this project

Hardware components

ESP8266 ESP-01
Everything ESP ESP8266 ESP-01
Various suppliers - as low as $2.50 USD in 10X quantity
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OLED I2C 128x64 (4-pin device NOT SPI)
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Lithium battery LiFePO4
Commonly used in modern solar garden lights 3.2V "AA"
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Battery enclosure 2xAA
Find one with a switch!
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Story

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Schematics

Fritzing

http://fritzing.org/projects/esp8266-arduino-oled-spi/

Basic Wiring - Use I2C pullups on SCL+SDA (1.8K in my example)

Some displays already have the pull-ups
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Code

Open WiFi Scanner

C/C++
Unzip ALL fines into a single directory
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All WiFi Scanners for 1.6.7

Arduino
Arduino IDE 1.6.7
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Credits

Ray Burnette

Ray Burnette

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IT architect - retired AT&T... USAF-Secure Comm , Burroughs, Clemson U. School of EE Research, Southern Bell, BellSouth, SofKinetics, Inc. (President), AT&T IT
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