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Adding a Rain Sensor

I’m in the process of working with a rain sensor to send a signal to my Arduino microcontroller to notify me when it detects rain. The sensor itself comes built in with a ton of interesting features for different methods of detecting rain. This is part of my much larger goal to implement a rain sensor into my solar motor kits. Therefore, when the solar kit detects rain, it will trigger the motors to activate for a fixed period of time.

Below is a video showing myself spraying the sensor with water to simulate rain droplets. As soon as it detects it, it sends a signal to the microcontroller to update text on the OLED screen.

By |Published On: May 28th, 2020|Categories: Projects|

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