Capes are daughter-board add-on products for BeagleBone®-family and PocketBeagle®-family products. Each extends the functionality of your BeagleBone® or PocketBeagle® for new exciting capabilities. Hundreds of cape designs are available in the community and now there is also a line of BeagleBoard.org® capes readily available from numerous world-wide distributors to help you achieve your learning and design goals.
- BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® TechLab Cape
This multi-functional cape for PocketBeagle® is great for introduction to programming, Linux, or hacking the Linux kernel itself. For individual developers or a class setting, learning materials are available to guide the user through each of the functions : USB-to-serial, USB host, Reset button, 2 push buttons, Analog light sensor, Tri-color LED, SPI GPIO expander with 2-digit 7-segment display, I2C Accelerometer, I2C EEPROM and mikroBus click header for adding additional sensors
- BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® GamePup Cape
For making a handheld arcade emulator, your own games or otherwise taking your PocketBeagle on-the-go. Functions include : 160x128 LCD display, USB host, 10 user programmable buttons, LiPo battery port (charge via PocketBeagle), Buzzer for sound output, I2C EEPROM and and mikroBus click header for adding additional sensors
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Comms Cape
For industrial communication applications. Provides an array of communication protocols including one RS485, one CAN, two analog 4–20 mA current loops, and two 3A 50V interfaces allowing the control of high current loads.
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Load Cape
Drive high-current loads like relays, motors, solenoids, and high current LEDs. Includes 8x 3A 50V sinks for high-current loads and I2C EEPROM
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Motor Cape
Drive DC motors with direction and PWM control. Includes 4x 3A motor outputs up to 46V and I2C EEPROM
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Power Cape
Complete power interface for your BeagleBone. Provides regulated 3.3V and System out (Typically 5V) from the BeagleBone itself as well as an on-board regulator to provide a separate additional 3.3V (up to 1.0A) and 5V (up to 1.3A) out. The input voltage can go up to 30V. It also includes an interface to the BeagleBone power button and system reset.
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Proto Cape
Provides a blank slate to design any type of application that you can imagine. Along with plated through-holes for external component soldering, there are a few on-board components, such as buttons, a multi-colored LED, and a basic LED to assist in the design process. The ID EEPROM is also capable of having the address be re-assigned to allow for a seamless integration into the BeagleBone cape schema.
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Relay Cape
Quick and easy relay solution for your home or other automation needs. Includes 4x 15A @ 24VDC/12A @ 250VAC relays and
- BeagleBoard.org® BeagleBone® Servo Cape
Provides numerous servo outputs for many remote control, robotics and automation projects. Includes16x servo outputs, 5V power input
and I2C EEPROM
- BeagleBoard..org® BeagleBone® Robotics Cape
Innovative features and a comprehensive software library take your robotics concepts from design to reality. A huge array of on-board sensors and controllers and even more expansion options gives you everything you need for your robotics project. Includes: 9-Axis IMU: Invensense MPU-9250, Barometer: Bosch BMP280, 4 x H-Bridge DC motor controllers, 8-Channel Servo/ESC output, 5V 2A switching regulator for robust power supply (8V -18V input voltage), 6V 4A regulated power supply to protect servos, Charges a 2-cell LiPo battery, 4 Quadrature encoder inputs, GPS input with EM-406/EM-506 style UART connector, Headers for I2C, UART, SPI, ADC, PWM, GPIO connectivity, Supports DSM2 and DSMX satellite radios
- BeagleBoard.org® AI Fan Cape
*Coming Soon* – Keep your projects running cooler and still have access to the headers