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Jetson Nano – Run From USB Drive

September 17, 2019 kangalow 9

Here’s a fast way to set up your Jetson Nano to run from a USB drive. Looky here: Background For external storage, the Jetson Nano uses a Micro SD Card. The SD card holds the operating system, applications and any data in use. In the overall scheme of things, this Read more …

Jetson Nano Fan
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Jetson Nano – Add a Fan!

September 8, 2019 kangalow 4

If you run you Jetson Nano under heavy workloads, you may find it useful to add a fan. Looky here: Background Under most conditions, the large heatsink on the Jetson Nano keeps the system running within the design thermal limits. However there may be times when running very GPU intensive Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Headless Setup

August 21, 2019 kangalow 16

Many people would like to set up their Jetson Nano without the need of attaching the Jetson to a monitor and keyboard (headless setup). With the advent of JetPack 4.2.1, this is now possible! Looky here: Background In earlier versions of JetPack, there was a requirement that the Jetson be Read more …

RACECAR/J

Install VESC 6 Plus on RACECAR/J

August 16, 2019 kangalow 0

Installing the VESC 6 Plus on the platform consists of several steps. First, remove the protective wrap on the platform. The VESC 6 Plus will be mounted to the bottom of the platform. Using the 4 supplied M5 screws, attach the VESC to the left side of the car. The Read more …

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JetsonHacksNano Github Updates

July 27, 2019 kangalow 5

With the release of JetPack 4.2.1, L4T 32.2 is now available for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Several of the JetsonHacksNano Github repositories on the JetsonHacksNano account have been updated to support this release. Note that each of these repositories have associated releases to match the repository with the Read more …

GPIO/I2C

Jetson Nano – Using I2C

July 22, 2019 kangalow 25

A simple way to control Servo Motors on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is to connect the Jetson Nano via I2C to a PWM Driver. Looks here: Background There are four types of serial communication ports on the Jetson Nano. The most obvious is USB, which is where you Read more …

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JetPack 4.2.1 Release

July 22, 2019 kangalow 8

NVIDIA has released JetPack 4.2.1 and L4T R32.2. Here’s the JetPack release page. JetPack 4.2.1 (Image courtesy NVIDIA) Here’s the announcement from the NVIDIA forums: NVIDIA is excited to have released JetPack 4.2.1 and L4T R32.2, the latest production release including new features and improvements for Jetson Nano, Jetson TX1/TX2, Read more …

Jetson Nano GPIO FF
GPIO/I2C

Jetson Nano GPIO

June 7, 2019 kangalow 22

We use GPIO to talk to external devices on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano. Looky here: Introduction One of the nice things about the Jetson Nano is that there is an expansion header which is useful for General Purpose Input Output (GPIO). You may have thought about turning a light on Read more …

SDK Manager
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NVIDIA SDK Manager for Jetson – JetPack 4.2

June 4, 2019 kangalow 7

The NVIDIA SDK Manager installs the operating system, libraries and SDKs on the Jetson Developer Kits. Looky here: Background When NVIDIA introduces a new Jetson model, they usually come out with a new revision of JetPack to support it. In this case it is the Jetson Nano Developer Kit. However Read more …

Jetson Nano + Intel RealSense Depth Camera
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Jetson Nano – RealSense Depth Camera

May 16, 2019 kangalow 57

Getting full support for the Intel RealSense Depth Camera on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is simplified by using a couple of installation scripts. Looky here: Introduction In an earlier article, we installed an Intel RealSense Tracking Camera on the Jetson Nano along with the librealsense SDK. We’ve have Read more …