Halloween Themed VandyHacks Project

By Christina Huang, Emily Markert, and Emily McClay

10/20/2017 - 10/22/2017
Vanderbilt University
  1. Description: 3D printed pumpkin with yellow LEDs in the eyes, motion activated Halloween candy launcher
  2. Main Components: Arduino Uno, Raspberry Pi Zero, Ultrasonic sensor, servo motors
  3. How To Use:
    • Pumpkin detects up to 2 feet of motion
* Activates prompt for user to come closer for some candy

* If the user holds hand within the trigger distance, motor opens valve to dispense the candy

    a) Dispense mode - gently passes rounded candies through the pumpkin mouth

    b) Sport mode - vigorously launches candy out of the mouth (beta)

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