The Mother Node is wirelessly connected to the Monitor Nodes. The Mother Node then connects over wifi to my home network to upload the data to the internet.
|36 hour temp reading(*NOTE*the drop in Node 1 is moving from the inside our master bathroom to the garage)|
|Voltage data(*NOTE*, you can tell when the sun rises and the photo-voltaics are going )|
See below, for Monitor Node 2 getting ready for the outdoors with some AWESOME outdoor water resistant packaging....... a plastic Ziploc container. Yes, that is rice being used as a desiccant, sprinkled very liberally by the way.
|Monitor Node getting prepared for the outdoors|
|A cover and some RTV and we are ready to go!|
|Deployed taking soil temps 2" down near the edge of the planted garlic mulch.|
|Another deployed pic|
Next steps, is to finish 3D printing the external packaging to ditch the awesome Ziploc plastic container. A preliminary go around ended like this. As you can tell it failed spectacularly. Hopefully, today I will have a portion of the external packaging complete.
|Failed external packaging 3D print|