Open/Close Valves and Monitor Flow Rate—Remotely!

Learn how to remotely open or close a valve, and measure the liquid flow state over cellular.

IntermediateFull instructions provided8 hours2,740
Open/Close Valves and Monitor Flow Rate—Remotely!

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Blues Starter Kit
Blues Starter Kit
×1
GREDIA Water Flow Sensor
×1
DIGITEN DC 12V Water Solenoid Valve
×1
Spade Cables
×1
Silicone Tubing
×1
HiLetgo Power Breakout USB Voltage Regulator
×1
HiLetgo I2C Logic Level Shifter Module
×1
HiLetgo MOSFET Driver Module
×1

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Schematics

Valve Monitor Wiring Diagram

A diagram that shows how you need to wire the various components of the valve monitor project for the firmware to work as expected.

Code

Valve Monitor Project

The instructions, firmware, and web application for the valve monitor project.

Credits

TJ VanToll

TJ VanToll

6 projects • 27 followers
TJ VanToll is a software developer, tech author, and a Principal Developer Advocate for Blues Wireless.
Paige Niedringhaus

Paige Niedringhaus

8 projects • 33 followers
Staff Software Engineer @ Blues Wireless. In tech since 2016, but new to IoT and eager to learn.
Ethan Pierce

Ethan Pierce

2 projects • 2 followers
Michelle Garrett

Michelle Garrett

3 projects • 7 followers
Product Designer with Blues Wireless
Hayden Roche

Hayden Roche

4 projects • 4 followers

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