Cameron Stewart
Created September 18, 2017

Auto-magically Issuing Enterprise Consumables

Running a large labour force is tough! Here's a solution that automates the allocation of consumables, slashing administration time.

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Auto-magically Issuing Enterprise Consumables

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Vending Machine
(nearly) Any vending machine will do, we are going to rewire the whole thing.
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Pico-i.MX6UL SOM
NXP Pico-i.MX6UL SOM
We are using an Rpi3
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Arduino 101
Arduino 101
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ATX power supply
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16 channel relay board
Can use darlington arrays to be cheaper (but simplest option chosen for prototyping)
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SparkFun RFID Reader Breakout
SparkFun RFID Reader Breakout
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Software apps and online services

Android Things
Google Android Things

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering station

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Schematics

Circuit Block Diagram

High-level block diagram of the prototype system

Code

VendingMachine

Embedded application for tracking vending machine usage/inventory

Credits

Cameron Stewart

Cameron Stewart

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Civil Engineer. CNC, Android, Woodworking hobbyist.

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