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[[File:IMG_20140615_111926.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use a [http://www.leroymerlin.fr/v3/p/produits/boite-de-derivation-etanche-ip55-en-saillie-8-entrees-debflex-e29208 Waterproof electric box] to protect the RPi and the board]]
 
[[File:IMG_20140615_111926.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use a [http://www.leroymerlin.fr/v3/p/produits/boite-de-derivation-etanche-ip55-en-saillie-8-entrees-debflex-e29208 Waterproof electric box] to protect the RPi and the board]]
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[[File:IMG_20140615_131953.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use a plastic box to protect the solar panel]]
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[[File:IMG_20140615_112204.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use plastic bottles to protect the sensors]]
 
[[File:IMG_20140615_112204.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use plastic bottles to protect the sensors]]
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[[File:IMG_20140615_113814.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Put glue in every hole to insulate from water]]
 
[[File:IMG_20140615_113814.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Put glue in every hole to insulate from water]]
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[[File:IMG_20140615_132010.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use a plastic box, some hooks, rope and tape ...]]
 
[[File:IMG_20140615_132010.jpg|thumb|center|400px|Use a plastic box, some hooks, rope and tape ...]]
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[[File:IMG_20140615_132014.jpg|thumb|center|400px|... to install the webcam]]
 
[[File:IMG_20140615_132014.jpg|thumb|center|400px|... to install the webcam]]
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==Nota==
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It is important to start using your sensorbox with a fully charged battery, before plugging your sensorbox.

Latest revision as of 11:22, 20 June 2014

Waterproof your sensorbox

As your sensorbox will be outside, it's important to waterproof all the connections and sensitive electronics. Hereafter, you will find an example of a waterproof system used without any greenhouse.

Use a Waterproof electric box to protect the RPi and the board


Use a plastic box to protect the solar panel


Use plastic bottles to protect the sensors


Put glue in every hole to insulate from water


Use a plastic box, some hooks, rope and tape ...


... to install the webcam

Nota

It is important to start using your sensorbox with a fully charged battery, before plugging your sensorbox.