Let's Make Robots!

home automation

Pumps Away Condensed Water
Me and my wife just bought an old house. Inside the house is an old oil heating system that after this winter gets exchanged to a newer system. Currently this … Read more

A watched meter never boils

I would love to be able to have continuous readouts from my electricity meter in my home. Such a tedious job is time consuming and tedious. So I need a robot to do that for me.

elp-hay me on my sensor network

Hair brained plans galore! I am planning on flooding my house with environmental sensors. Temperature for starters. All over the place. And of course I want my readings to be gathered on a central machine. Live. So, no data logging on separate memory chips. I need some sort of network. With wires and stuff, because I do not trust the airwaves for this sort of thing. Also, I am a cheap skate.