Vui NguyenCrystal GannonEric Richardson
Published © GPL3+

Save the Water Pipes!

Our project is a freezing water pipe detection and prevention system.

IntermediateFull instructions providedOver 1 day849

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Intel Edison
Intel Edison
×1
Grove starter kit plus for Intel Edison
Seeed Grove starter kit plus for Intel Edison
×1
Water Temperture Sensor
×1
Seeed Grove-LCD RGB Backlight
×1
Seeed Stepper Moter Driver
×1
Intel Edison Kit for Arduino
×1
Seeed Base Shield V2
×1
Jumper wires (generic)
Jumper wires (generic)
×1
RadioShack Dual Mini Board
×1
Resistor 10k ohm
Resistor 10k ohm
×1
foam cooler
×1
pvc pipes
×1
water buckets
×2
1/4" Brass Gate Valve
×1
1/2" Hose Bibb Valve
×1

Software apps and online services

Intel XDK IoT Edition
Used for Intel Edison to transfer water pipe data to the website.
Notepad++
Used to create the website.
Paint.Net
Used to create background image of website.
Intel Node.js, Express.js, Socket.io
Web socket application to control sensors on board. Used template built by Intel, which uses Node.js, Express.js, and Socket.io, as a starting point for our application.

Hand tools and fabrication machines

3D Printer (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
Dremel Rotary Tool

Story

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Schematics

Schematics for Save the Water Pipes

Schematics of the Save the Water Pipes project.
Circuit waterpipes

Code

Save the Water Pipes Code Repository

JavaScript
This is the code for the "Save the Water Pipes" project. Upload the project code into the Intel XDK IDE, and download it to the hardware setup as described in this project, in order to see it working.
No preview (download only).

Credits

Vui Nguyen

Vui Nguyen

1 project • 3 followers
Mobile developer by day, Internet of Things developer by night! My team won the Intel IoT Roadshow in Denver, 2016. Learn about me at sunfishempire.com.
Crystal Gannon

Crystal Gannon

1 project • 1 follower
My day job is working as a software developer, mainly using C#, MVC and SQL. By night, my interests include the world of JS frameworks and IoT.
Eric Richardson

Eric Richardson

1 project • 1 follower
I am a computer security systems engineer with an interest in physical hardware.
Thanks to Kenny Loggins.

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