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During out SYSTEMS fair presentation, an idea was born: an external sensor box!

There is an initial discussion (in German):

http://freeyourphone.de/portal_v1/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=661&p=6966#p6966

Contents

Features

  • analog sensors
  • connected as USB (host)
  • battery extender (?)

Sensors

  • Temperature
  • Humidity
  • Barometer
  • Light intensity / Color
  • Laser / Ultrasonic distance
  • Voltmeter (?)

Mechanics

There is currently some discussion if it should be a Jacket or an external box.

Electronics

  • should be a PIC with USB and 8 x ADC
  • power comes through USB
  • USB A plug (?)
Personal tools

During out SYSTEMS fair presentation, an idea was born: an external sensor box!

There is an initial discussion (in German):

http://freeyourphone.de/portal_v1/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=661&p=6966#p6966

Features

  • analog sensors
  • connected as USB (host)
  • battery extender (?)

Sensors

  • Temperature
  • Humidity
  • Barometer
  • Light intensity / Color
  • Laser / Ultrasonic distance
  • Voltmeter (?)

Mechanics

There is currently some discussion if it should be a Jacket or an external box.

Electronics

  • should be a PIC with USB and 8 x ADC
  • power comes through USB
  • USB A plug (?)