Daniel Porrey
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eTape Liquid Level Sensor on MCP3008

Use the eTape Liquid Level Sensor on the MCP3008 8-Channel 10-Bit ADC with SPI interface.

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eTape Liquid Level Sensor on MCP3008

Things used in this project

Hardware components

500mL Capacity Clear White Plastic Graduated Cylinder
Or anything that can hold up to 12.5" of water
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Adafruit 12" eTape Liquid Level Sensor
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Female to Male Jumper Wire
Two green and two yellow
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Female to Female Jumper Wire
Two green and two yellow
×4
6.5' Piece of 22 GA Lead Wire
Two green and two yellow
×4
Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
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1 1/8" Inner Diameter Clear Polycarbonate Tubing
×1
Male to Male Jumper Wire
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Cobbler Breakout Kit
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Large Breadboard
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1K Ω Resistor
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Adafruit MCP3008 8-Channel 10-Bit ADC with SPI
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2.5 qt. Click Clack Pantry 2.4 ltr.
I used this instead of the graduated cylinder but the graduated cylinder is cheaper.
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Software apps and online services

Windows 10 IoT Core
Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Core
Visual Studio 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio 2015

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Schematics

Breadboard

Breadboard

Schematic

Fritzing File

Code

Visual Studio 2015 C# Source Code

Credits

Daniel Porrey

Daniel Porrey

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I lead a software development team for a large Chicago based organization. I also develop applications personally.

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