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June 16, 2016 AT 5:55 pm

Krydda/Växer Hydroponics System from #IKEA Upgraded with BH1750, ESP8266, Adafruit.io Dashboard

Markus Ulsass has modified his Krydda/Växer hydroponics system that IKEA launched earlier this year to include a BH1750 digital light sensor and ESP8266 for wireless transmission, connected to a dashboard on Adafruit.io. Here’s a quick look at the results.

The garden on day 6:

Day6_git_slant

The garden on day 30:

Day30

The dashboard:

Adafruit_io_dashboard

He’s written more on his blog here about the light sensor and here about the dashboard; and you can see the complete source along with more images and details here at the Project to control IKEA hydroponics repo on GitHub.


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