Nick Engmann
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In-Plants - Plant Soil Monitor Powered by Particle Mesh

An IoT device used to check the humidity levels of your houseplants. Low powered, rechargeable, and powered by Particle's Mesh devices.

IntermediateFull instructions provided5 hours2,243

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Argon
Particle Argon
×1
Xenon
Particle Xenon
×1
Capacitive Soil Moisture Sensor
×2
Slide Switch
Slide Switch
×2
500 mAh 3.7V LiPo Battery
×1
Adafruit JST PH 2-Pin Cable - Female Connector 100mm
×2
#2-56 x 3/8" bolts
×12

Software apps and online services

Particle Build Web IDE
Particle Build Web IDE

Hand tools and fabrication machines

3D Printer (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

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Schematics

Schematic 1.1

Fixed the Short Circuit
Schematic ecqelbjxu6

Code

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Credits

Nick Engmann

Nick Engmann

6 projects • 25 followers
I'm an aspiring inventor who seeks to learn something new every day. Studied Electrical Engineering @ the University of Texas Class of 2016
Thanks to Brandon Roberts.

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