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.
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