Soil Moisture Sensor Video

Check out this video tutorial for building your own soil moisture sensor.

Favorited Favorite 0

A little while back, we posted about a new tutorial telling you how to create your very own DIY soil moisture-sensing light. Today we have a followup - a video to go along with it. If you’re more of a visual learner, give it a watch:

You can also check out the original post here and the full written tutorial here. As always, feel free to leave any questions in the comments section below!


Comments 7 comments

  • Graphite. Get thick pencil leads for your sensor probe; no corrosion. Just be careful not to break them. Hmmmm, maybe some graphite thermal sheets would work as well, fastened with double-stick tape to the stake. I have some of that with one sticky side… off to the laboratory!

  • Ops! I think I just hit a report post by accident! Sorry!

  • In the video the young lady makes reference to an Arduino-based project, and saying “there’s a link below” for more info on it. How about having that link? (I followed all the links in this blog post and didn’t find it…) I’d like to at least look at the probe she used with the Arduino.