Martin Mander
Published © GPL3+

1970 Flirt Pi Internet Radio

This beautiful little "Flirt" transistor radio from 1970 has had a loving internet radio conversion using a Raspberry Pi Zero.

IntermediateFull instructions provided9 hours1,745
1970 Flirt Pi Internet Radio

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi Zero
Raspberry Pi Zero
×1
Speaker pHAT
Pimoroni Speaker pHAT
×1
LiPo SHIM
Pimoroni LiPo SHIM
×1
Adafruit Micro Lipo
×1
Microswitch, Roller Lever
Microswitch, Roller Lever
×2
Latching Double Pole Double Throw Switch
×1
Sugru
×1
Jumper wires (generic)
Jumper wires (generic)
×1
Speaker: 3W, 4 ohms
Speaker: 3W, 4 ohms
×1

Software apps and online services

Raspbian
Raspberry Pi Raspbian

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

Story

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Code

Flirt Pi Code

A simple script to open an internet radio streaming URL and control the volume with two GPIO buttons

Credits

Martin Mander

Martin Mander

17 projects • 21 followers
I love the design and ambition of vintage technology, and the usability and potential of new - my passion is bringing the two together.

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