Pimoroni PiGlow LED add-on Board Raspberry Pi

SKU: 73-4810


  • € 12.50
  • Ex. VAT

This PiGlow LED Add-On Board from Pimoroni is a small add-on board for the Raspberry Pi which provides 18 individually controllable LEDs and can be used for a host of things, such as showing current system loads or notifying you of tweets or incoming e-mail.

Equipped with a SN3218 8-bit 18-channel PWM chip to drive 18 surface mount LEDs, while communication is done via I2C over the GPIO header with a bus address of 0x54 (Python example code provided). Each LED can be set to a PWM value of between 0 and 255.

Designed to fit snugly inside a Pibow case, this versatile board can achieve an endless list of tasks via the 18 bright LEDs, consisting each of three red, orange, yellow, green, blue and white.

  • Mood lighting/ambience
  • Feedback the status of scripts/daemons running on your Pi
  • Works great when VESA mounted to provide a cast against a wall
  • Great to provide feedback if you're running your Pi headless
  • PWM (dimming) control for each channel
  • Fully assembled (no soldering required)
  • Python code to access and control lighting provided
  • Manufacturer's part PiGlow

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