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Section 2 - Shopping list

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B/B+ $30 (either model B or B+ should work fine)
8GB or larger MicroSD memory card $5 eBay
USB Power Adapter $5 eBay
USB to serial RS-232 interface adapter $5 eBay. Make sure it is Linux compatible.
Serial RS-232 null modem cable FEMALE/FEMALE $5 eBay
Total project cost $50

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 of this tutorial, we'll be using the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B.

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