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Pi Permanent Wiring

I want to finalize my Pi project and am concerned about the wire and connectors, gauge, durability, connection. Do you think that I can use the standard pi jumper connectors as a permanent solution ...
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Connect an LCD with Ribbon Cable to Breadboard

I've purchased these two display modules, however, I am lacking the right connectors so that I can connect to my breadboard and to Pi. I would like to know what hardware I should purchase for this ...
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What are the usage of extra available holes in model B

Despite some research on the web, I cannot find the options available from these "opportunity" holes on the Rpi. I probably do not use the proper words to identify them. What is the name for this ...
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How can I use more GPIO ports on the Raspberry Pi?

I am currently planning a project for a course at school which involves using the Raspberry Pi - however I'm worried that I will not have enough GPIO connectors for the inputs and outputs that I will ...
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How to connect single GPIO pins?

I want to connect an IR receiver and a gas meter impluse reader to the GPIO port. I saw those ribbon cables, but they have much more wires than needed. Can I by these small connectors for single ...
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Is it possible to extend the DSI connector?

I want to install my Raspberry Pi in my car. I also want to have a screen visible for the driver while the RPi is somewhere else. So i want to extend it up to 50cm, is that possible?
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What kind of connector do I use for the Pi's GPIO pins?

Does the Raspberry Pi have its own connectors for the 26 GPIO pins? If not what connectors do Pi users typically use for connecting these pins to peripherals?
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What are S2 and S5 connectors for?

On the RasPI there are two ZIF-Connectors S2 and S5. What are they for? I looked at the schematics page 4 - F4 to F8 and assume that S5 could be the camera connector mentioned here. S2 could be some ...