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guides:virtual_modem:section_2 [2018-09-17 19:43]
admin [Section 2 - Shopping list]
guides:virtual_modem:section_2 [2019-11-16 04:54]
omolini [Skip to other sections]
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-====== Section 2 - Shopping list ====== +====== Section 2 - Shopping list / prerequisites ​====== 
-| **Raspberry Pi 3 Model B/B+** {{ :​tutorials:​pics:​raspberry_pi_3_model_b.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $30 (either model B or B+ should work fine) | +| **[[https://​rover.ebay.com/​rover/​1/​711-53200-19255-0/​1?​icep_id=114&​ipn=icep&​toolid=20004&​campid=5338306954&​mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3F_from%3DR40%26_sacat%3D0%26LH_BIN%3D1%26_nkw%3DRaspberry%2BPi%2B3%2BModel%2BB%26_sop%3D12|Raspberry Pi 3 Model B/B+]]** {{ :​tutorials:​pics:​raspberry_pi_3_model_b.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $30 (either model B or B+ should work fine) | 
-| **8GB or larger ​ MicroSD memory card** {{ :​tutorials:​pics:​microsd_32gb.png?​nolink&​150 |}}  | $5 eBay | +| **[[https://​rover.ebay.com/​rover/​1/​711-53200-19255-0/​1?​icep_id=114&​ipn=icep&​toolid=20004&​campid=5338306954&​mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3F_sop%3D12%26LH_BIN%3D1%26_blrs%3Dspell_check%26_from%3DR40%26_sacat%3D0%26_nkw%3Dmicrosd%2520card%26_dcat%3D96991%26rt%3Dnc%26Storage%252520Capacity%3D8GB%257C16GB%257C32GB%257C64GB%257C128GB%257C200GB%257C256GB%257C512GB|8GB or larger ​ MicroSD memory card]]** {{ :​tutorials:​pics:​microsd_32gb.png?​nolink&​150 |}}  | $5 eBay | 
-| **USB Power Adapter** {{ :​guides:​pics:​usb_power_adapter.png?​nolink&​150 |}}                 | $5 eBay | +| **[[https://​rover.ebay.com/​rover/​1/​711-53200-19255-0/​1?​icep_id=114&​ipn=icep&​toolid=20004&​campid=5338306954&​mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3F_odkw%3DUSB%2BPOWER%2BADAPTER%26_sop%3D12%26LH_BIN%3D1%26_osacat%3D0%26_from%3DR40%26_trksid%3Dm570.l1313%26_nkw%3DUSB%2BPOWER%2BADAPTER%2B1A%26_sacat%3D0|USB Power Adapter]]** {{ :​guides:​pics:​usb_power_adapter.png?​nolink&​150 |}}                 | $5 eBay | 
-| **USB to serial RS-232 interface adapter** {{ :​guides:​pics:​usb_to_rs232.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $5 eBay | +| **[[https://​rover.ebay.com/​rover/​1/​711-53200-19255-0/​1?​icep_id=114&​ipn=icep&​toolid=20004&​campid=5338306954&​mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3F_odkw%3DUSB%2Bto%2Bserial%2BRS-232%2Binterface%2Badapter%26_sop%3D12%26LH_BIN%3D1%26_osacat%3D0%26_from%3DR40%26_trksid%3Dm570.l1313%26_nkw%3DUSB%2Bto%2Bserial%2BRS-232%2Badapter%26_sacat%3D0|USB to serial RS-232 interface adapter]]** {{ :​guides:​pics:​usb_to_rs232.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $5 eBay. Make sure it is Linux compatible. ​
-| **Serial RS-232 null modem cable FEMALE/​FEMALE** {{ :​guides:​pics:​null_modem_cable.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $5 eBay | +| **[[https://​www.ebay.com/​sch/​i.html?​_odkw=USB+to+serial+RS-232+adapter&​_sop=12&​LH_BIN=1&​_osacat=0&​_from=R40&​_trksid=m570.l1313&​_nkw=Serial+RS-232+null+modem+cable&​_sacat=0|Serial RS-232 null modem cable FEMALE/​FEMALE]]** {{ :​guides:​pics:​null_modem_cable.png?​nolink&​200 |}} | $5 eBay | 
-^ **Total project cost** ^ **$50** ^+^ **Total project cost** ^ **$50** ^
  
-You can also choose to use a **Raspberry Pi Zero**which will save you $10-$15 from the total price, but you'll have to include extra adapters, USB hubs, etc). For the sake of simplicity ​in this tutorial, we'll be going with the fully features ​**Raspberry Pi 3 Model B**.+You can also choose to use a **Raspberry Pi Zero** which will save you some $15 from the total price, but for the sake of simplicity, we'll be using the **Raspberry Pi 3 Model B** on this tutorialI've only tested these two Raspberry Pi's, but I see no reason why Virtual Modem wouldn'​t work with any Raspberry Pi or even other Linux platforms. If you have success with the other platforms, I'd love to hear from you! :-)
  
 On to the next part!  On to the next part! 
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   * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem|Section 1 - Introduction]]   * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem|Section 1 - Introduction]]
-  * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 2|Section 2 - Shopping list]]+  * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 2|Section 2 - Shopping list]] ​<< You are on this page
   * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 3|Section 3 - Setting up Raspbian]]   * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 3|Section 3 - Setting up Raspbian]]
-  * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 4|Section 4 - Installing ​Virtual Modem]] +  * [[Guides:​Virtual Modem:​Section 4|Section 4 - Setting up Virtual Modem]]
-  * [[Guides:​Connecting Windows 3.1 to the Internet]] +
-  * [[Guides:​Connecting Windows 95/98 to the Internet]]+
  
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guides/virtual_modem/section_2.txt · Last modified: 2019-11-16 05:25 by omolini