Author Archives: Mark

Software Upgrade

A slight problem was detected in the way that the humidity value was calculated and displayed by the software. The humidity display would fluctuate by a percent or two around the average value during the night. I have implemented an … Continue reading

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Controller gets the boot

I have finished writing and testing the bootloader for the microcontroller. The PIC will initially need to be programmed with a physical programmer the very first time. Any firmware updates after that can be done via the built in serial … Continue reading

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Schematic & PCB files uploaded

The Schematic and PCB files have been completed and are ready for download on the downloads page. They are the original files as created with the KICAD electronic design suite. A Linux or Windows version of the software can be … Continue reading

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Project Status

The hardware design is 100% complete and fully tested. The firmware is also complete and is currently in the testing phase. No problems have been detected so farĀ and everything is performing as expected. The PC application software has also been … Continue reading

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Site up and running

Just finished setting up WordPress for the first time. I will be slowly adding the content over the next few days once I figure out how everything works.

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