Daniel Graham
Created December 26, 2019 © GPL3+

EV3 Coffeepot

With a little creative energy, turn any coffeepot into a voice-activated coffeepot.

IntermediateFull instructions provided3 hours92

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Nearly any coffeepot with an on/off switch or button should work. You just have to get a little creative on how to actuate the switch.
Mindstorms EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
We used the education set, but this set should have sufficient parts to work
Echo Dot
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot
any echo should do
MicroSD Card with Adapter
Digilent MicroSD Card with Adapter
A microSD card compatible with EV3Dev
USB WIFI adapter

Software apps and online services

Alexa Skills Kit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
Alexa Voice Service
Amazon Alexa Alexa Voice Service
Alexa Gadgets Toolkit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Gadgets Toolkit


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Services Schematic

Shows the connections between the various pieces in the system


Project code

This repo contains both the code for the Alexa skill and the Python code for the EV3.


Daniel Graham

Daniel Graham

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