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Portable temperature, humidity and light ambient datalogger

Posted on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 in PIC by DP

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A battery-powered small datalogger based on a PIC18F2620 microcontroller project from Jesus Echavarria:

The idea comes a few months ago, talking with a friend. He needs something to  monitoring temperature and humidity inside a sea container, for a three weeks travel from Spain to China. Low consumption is important, in order to have maximum autonomy with a small battery. I use a HDC1050 temperature and humidity sensor, and a TEMT6000X01 ambient light sensor. The collected data is stored on a micro SD card. Also the board has a RTC for timestamp, a Li-Ion battery charger, user pushbuttons and leds, and a MCP2221 USB bridge to communicate with the board and configure some parameters through software.

Project info at Jesus Echavarria blog.

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