Jonathan Pereira
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Sprout: Modern Indoor Self Watering Planter

Sprout is a Modern Indoor Planter which automatically waters your plants, herbs, vegetables, etc and will revolutionize your gardening game.

IntermediateFull instructions provided5 hours11,824
Sprout: Modern Indoor Self Watering Planter

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Arduino Nano R3
Arduino Nano R3
×1
DC Water Pump
12V or 9V
×1
SparkFun Soil Moisture Sensor (with Screw Terminals)
SparkFun Soil Moisture Sensor (with Screw Terminals)
×1
LM7805
5V Voltage Regulator
×1
IRF540
MOSFET
×1
Resistor 221 ohm
Resistor 221 ohm
×1
1N4007 – High Voltage, High Current Rated Diode
1N4007 – High Voltage, High Current Rated Diode
×1
Header Pin
×1
2-Pin Screw Terminal
×1
DC Power Jack (Male + Female)
×1
HC-05
Optional: Bluetooth Module
×1

Software apps and online services

Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Laser cutter (generic)
Laser cutter (generic)
Fusion 360

Story

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Custom parts and enclosures

Sprout: Mechanical Design

Fusion 360 3D files, Laser Cutting Files, Isometric & Orthogonal views

Schematics

Sprout: Electronics

Schematics, Board View & PCB

Code

Sprout: GitHub - Code

Arduino Code

Credits

Jonathan Pereira

Jonathan Pereira

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I'm a novice Electronics Engineer. I like to make Doze Lamps, Lumen Powered Thingamajigs, Almighty Brainy Buttons, Tweeting Fart Detectors

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