Soil Moisture Sensor
Soil Moisture Sensor (HKBM8012H)
This is a soil moisture sensor that detects the moisture level in soil, the reading is high when the soil is dry.
If the sensor is not in use for a long time, please store in a dry container to prevent oxidation due to moisture.
A warning line is printed on the module, do not insert the sensor deeper than this line as this may cause damage to the circuitry.
Connecting the module
Connect the Environment Module to Armourbit with a 4Pin cable first, then connect the sensor to the module with a 3Pin cable.
MakeCode Coding Tutorial
Powerbrick Extension: https://github.com/KittenBot/pxt-powerbrick
Environment Module Blocks:
Detecting soil moisture
Makecode Tutorial Video
Extension Version and Updates
There may be updates to extensions periodically, please refer to the following link to update/downgrade your extension.
KittenBlock Coding Tutorial
Load Powerbrick Extension
Select Powerbrick from the hardware column.
Environment Module Blocks
Detecting Soil Moisture
1：Why is there no reaction when I click the blocks?
Make sure you have connected the Micro:bit correctly and flash the firmware again.