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    Lego Raspberry Pi HQ Camera

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    Ever thought that kids get much better looking gadgets, or toys look more fun that their real versions? Me too! So we’re going to build a Lego camera into a fully working telephoto camera using a RaspberryPi and the High Quality Camera with 16mm telephoto lens.  Can I make a pretend camera into a real working camera that is actually worth using? Let's find out!


    Supplemental Content:



    Bill of Material:


    Product NameManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit
    Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+RASPBERRY-PI1Buy NowBuy Now
    PIM185 - SHIM LiPo/Li Ion Battery Power Supply Interface Board For Raspberry PiPimoroni1Buy NowBuy Now
    1578 - Rechargeable Battery, 3.7 V, Lithium Polymer, 500 mAhAdafruit1Buy NowBuy Now
    TL1107AF180WQ - SWITCH, TACTILE, SPST, 50mA, 12VDCE-SWITCH1Buy NowBuy Now
    FSM4JHFSM4JH Tactile Switch, FSMJ Series, Top Actuated, Through Hole, Round Button, 160 gf, 50mA at 24VDCALCOSWITCH - TE CONNECTIVITY1Buy NowBuy Now


    Additional Parts:


    Product Name
    Lego Set 41346
    Extra Lego Bricks, List on Github