Clearance sale - Percheron Electronics
E-paper HATs, cases for Raspberry Pi A+ and B+/Pi2/Pi3, replacement display panels,
8GB class 10 micro SD cards, 16GB Cruzer Fit USB Flash drives.
All items carry a 20%... Read more
If you are using the version of Clock27.py from the Percheron Electronics Github repository, please download the latest version. The simplest way to get it is to open a command... Read more
Sales and support
Please direct all sales and support enquiries to my web site: http://www.percheron-electronics.uk/
Pibow cases for use with E-paper HAT
Pibow for Pi2/B+ and Pi A+ with E-paper HAT available now!
New python buttons demo uploaded
I just added a new python demo program, button_interrupt.py showing one way to detect button presses using interrupts. If you installed from my Github, you should be able... Read more
E-paper HATs now on sale
For those who missed the campaign, E-paper HATs are now on sale in the shop at:
I'm hoping to have the Pibow cases available in the next week or... Read more
All rewards shipped!
The last batch of E-paper HATs was deposited with the Post Office Tuesday afternoon, so if you haven't yet received yours, it should be with you very soon. A big... Read more
Where are we up to?
I thought I'd better give you a quick update on the shipping of rewards.
I have so far shipped out 348 hardware rewards, totalling some 463 E-paper HATs.... Read more
More about setting up your E-paper HAT
SETUP - LATEST NEWS!
I have modified the eph_setup script (download by clicking) to reboot after upgrading and installing the E-paper HAT software. I have also included a README.txt... Read more
Half way there!
Yesterday I shipped another hundred displays, bringing the total to around 350 units out of the 645 finally pledged for. To anyone who missed out on backing while... Read more
There is now an auto-install script which you can download from the link here. Unzip it and place it in your home directory. Make it executable by typing... Read more
FRAGILE - Handle with care!
Hi folks, Now that E-paper HATs are getting out there, I thought I should give you some tips on looking after them. The E-paper screen is fabricated on rather thin... Read more
Updated configuration instructions
OK, to avoid the annoying error message about the missing fuse package and get all the installing done in one shot, try the following updated steps. :-)
1. Make sure... Read more
Sorry folks, got a bit behind with this. A more detailed description will be available shortly, but I know some of you are champing at the bit, so here's a... Read more
Watch your mailbox! :-)
The first 100 E-paper HATs have shipped. Those of you in the UK should receive them tomorrow or Saturday. For Europe, they should arrive early next week and... Read more
All systems go!
So, tomorrow afternoon I will be visiting my contract manufacturer to see the first 50 PCBs come off the pick-and-place line. We will then be programming them, attaching... Read more
Last few hours!
Late arrival is the option of not two, but four pushbuttons. These will be provided but not fitted, in case some people want a lower profile and don't need the... Read more
Well, it's been a busy time reworking the PCB and with just a week to go, here's what I have for you. I hope you like it! All E-paper HATs... Read more
Just in case :-)
Several people have asked whether the E-paper HAT will fit in this case from ModMyPi.
And the answer is YES, with room to spare. :-)
In just seven days ....
It's hard to believe that it is just a week since the launch and funding is already at 148%, representing 286 individual pledges and 360 E-paper HATs requested.... Read more
Thank you all!
I would just like to say a big thank you to all my backers. You've got me to my goal in just five days. I would also like to thank... Read more