Caroline AlonsoThomas KorpalLaisAMichaël Baudeur
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Connected bee hive project - remote hive monitoring

In order to reduce interventions on the hives, we have created an autonomous embedded system.

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Connected bee hive project - remote hive monitoring

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Waterproof case
×1
Power adapter card (LiPo Rider Pro)
×1
Battery LiPo
×1
Solar panel
×1
Button
×1
Arduino Nano 33 BLE
×1
LoRa-E5 module
×1
Molex antenna
×1
USB-Serial RS232 cable
Used for testing
×1
Grove temperature sensor 101990019 (probe)
×2
Screw terminal
×2
SEN-DHT22 sensor
×2
Strain gauge bosche
×1
Amplifier HX711
×1
Multicontact female waterproof connector - 5 contacts
×1
Multicontact male waterproof connector - 5 contacts
×1
Lapel microphone
×1
Jack plug
×1
Amplifier Max4468 for microphone
×1
Amplifier adapter
×1
I2C Wattmeter Ina 219
×1
Voltage regulator 3,3V
×1
Voltage regulator (MCP1603) (Shutdown regulator)
×1
Cable glands
Different sizes were used (check with your components)
×1
Capacitors
- 47pF (1) - 0.01uF (1) - 0.1uF (1) - 10uF (2) - 10kF (3)
×1
Resistors
- 20kΩ (1) - 200kΩ (1) - 1kΩ (1) - 2.2kΩ (1) - 100kΩ (2) - 10kΩ (4) - 68kΩ (1)
×1
Generic Jumper (0.1")
Generic Jumper (0.1")
×1
Connector Grove to GROVE (5pcs)
M5Stack Connector Grove to GROVE (5pcs)
(12 in total)
×3
Seeed Studio Grove - Universal 4 Pin Buckled 5cm Cable (5 PCs Pack)
Seeed Studio Grove - Universal 4 Pin Buckled 5cm Cable (5 PCs Pack)
(6 in total, you can cut them in two and then solder them to the cables of your components)
×2
Network cable
(Allows to extend the grove cables between the connectors on the PCB and the sensors)
×1
Heat shrinkable sleeve
×1

Software apps and online services

Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE
The Things Network
The Things Network
Ubidots
Ubidots
Beep
KiCad
KiCad
(To design the PCB)
FreeCad
(To design the rack)

Hand tools and fabrication machines

3D Printer (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Solder Wire, Lead Free
Solder Wire, Lead Free
PCB Holder, Soldering Iron
PCB Holder, Soldering Iron
Hot glue gun (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
Drill / Driver, Cordless
Drill / Driver, Cordless
Wire Stripper & Cutter, 18-10 AWG / 0.75-4mm² Capacity Wires
Wire Stripper & Cutter, 18-10 AWG / 0.75-4mm² Capacity Wires
Plier, Cutting
Plier, Cutting
Plier, Flat Nose
Plier, Flat Nose
Breadboard, Mounted
Breadboard, Mounted
Mastech MS8217 Autorange Digital Multimeter
Digilent Mastech MS8217 Autorange Digital Multimeter
Heat shrinkable sleeve
Electric wire

Story

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Custom parts and enclosures

Rack

Support for components in the case

PCB System

PCB Audio

Details of the data transmission

Schematics

Table pin

Connections with explanations

Code

BeeEfficient - Code

Credits

Caroline Alonso

Caroline Alonso

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Thomas Korpal

Thomas Korpal

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LaisA

LaisA

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Michaël Baudeur

Michaël Baudeur

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