Smart Plastic Container

A special container for store objects, iot-ready. It is able to keep track of stocks stored inside and notify when stocks are low!

Things used in this project

Hardware components

SparkFun hx711
× 1
Standard LCD - 16x2 White on Blue
Adafruit Standard LCD – 16×2 White on Blue
× 1
Arduino MKR1000
Arduino MKR1000
× 1
LED (generic)
LED (generic)
× 1

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)



Table of connections

The connections are pretty easy: nothing unsual, hx711 and an lcd.
I can’t produce a good example with fritzing or due to the fact that arduino mkr1000 is unknown (and load cell and hx711 also).



All the project code is here: arduino code, server code and UWA!

My submission for Arduino Maker Challenge 2016: an iot container. — Read More


Source : Smart Plastic Container

About The Author

Ibrar Ayyub

I am an experienced technical writer holding a Master's degree in computer science from BZU Multan, Pakistan University. With a background spanning various industries, particularly in home automation and engineering, I have honed my skills in crafting clear and concise content. Proficient in leveraging infographics and diagrams, I strive to simplify complex concepts for readers. My strength lies in thorough research and presenting information in a structured and logical format.

Follow Us:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top