South -Facing House Finder

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Description :

Most people prefer a house facing south direction  for varied reasons such as sunlight perspective,brightness , warmth and also for auspicious reasons.
This project helps us provide a quick and easy way to find  the direction for a South Facing House .

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You  too can make a South -Facing House Finder in a very easy and simple way.

 

For this project ,we need the following materials :

1. WIZwiki-W7500 board

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2. Seeed studio Base Shield

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3. Seeed studio Grove 3 Axis compass sensor

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4. Some LEDs

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5. Some Jumper Cables

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6. USB mini B type cable

 

7. Grove connect cable

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The LEDs are  connect to D2~D13  pins and the compass sensor is connect to I2C port of  the Base shield.

 

Source code for this project  is available at : https://os.mbed.com/users/justinkim/code/FacingSouthHouseFinder_WIZwiki-W7500/

 

Author :  Justin Kim

Tags :  201508 ,WIZwiki-W7500 board ,Seeed studio Base Shield, Seeed studio Grove 3 Axis compass sensor .

Demo video :

Thus using this South Facing House finder , when we point towards  the south  direction the  Green LED is  seen to be ON,when we  point to  South-West  Red LED is ON and when we point to  South-East then  Yellow LED is ON.

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