Why would you shell out $50 for a uni project…a simple lighting system like peter_b said should be easy to implement[/quote:14651d693e]
It’s $50, which comes in around 39 – 40 euro.
Given that he could spend between 3 – 10 hours putting in his own basic implementation. Even if he only considered his time worth minimum wage. It effectively pays for itself.
I am not saying it’s the best option, but I am saying it is a viable option. Why reInvent the wheel at a greater cost or time, when you can simply buy it, plug it in and focus on the main tasks at hand.