This project is a 3D printed 3D map, with roads, rivers and towns, with LED beacons to show the location of members of the family. It can show whether or not a child is at school, or just the location of both parents. We can also use it to predict which time the parents get home, so that dinner can be made for the right time. It’s also just a generally cool project to show off and display to family and friends.
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