A system for mesh networking Xbee Znet and Zigbee radios. Nodes in the woods send events that are displayed on a map in real time. The base node monitors and logs events, and sends API commands to change features on the fly. Hardware can be extended to any type of analog or digital transducer.
On left, version 1: NEMA enclosure, $50. On right, version 2: Plano ammo case, $12 .
July 16, 2014: Everything is alive.
Downpour test, chattering away and dry.
What's next: seismograph, chemical sensors...prior to large fracking operation by a neighbor, just outside the back fence.
XBee Pal patch - MaxMSP download
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