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WaterMate | Smart solar powered watering for greenhouses

A project in Cardigan, UK by Chris Tanner

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WaterMate is a solar powered, app-controlled, sensor driven, versatile irrigation kit designed for greenhouses and polytunnels.
Backers: 62
Average Pledge Per Backer: £131

Funded: £8,144 of £5,000
Dates: Jun 4th -> Jul 4th (30 days)
Project By: Chris Tanner
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Latest News

The end is in sight!

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

WaterMate progress is on track!

June 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again backers, Just six days left of our campaign and we're continuing to see more backers; more people keen to get a WaterMate into their greenhouse (or polytunnel). Thank you! We'd love to know whether you are planning to use yours in a... (Read More)

WaterMate just got better - we've added humidity measurement

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Greenhouses and polytunnels are great for extending your growing season, and giving you the ability to grow different types of plants. They are warm, sheltered, protected from frost ... but dry. No rain gets inside, so you need to water manually, on... (Read More)

Pump water from a second tank with WaterMate Pro

June 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers, some more good news for you.  WaterMate Pro can support an extra pump Following discussions with a number of potential users, we've decided to add an extra output to the WaterMate Pro. This would let you add a second pump, which could... (Read More)

We're opening up to US and Canada

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Due to popular demand, we've decided to make WaterMate available for backers in the US and Canada! It will take us a little while longer to get all the ducks in a row for international logistics, certifications and so on, so we're not going to try... (Read More)

We've hit our goal!

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we hit our target, which means our campaign is fully funded, and best of all we've got to this point in less than 1 week - thank you to those of you who have pledged! We still have 3 weeks to run, and will continue to grow our backer base until... (Read More)

What an amazing start! We're over halfway to our goal.

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much for your support so far! After launching the project Friday, we have already surpassed the halfway mark for our funding goal - thanks to all of our donors that have pledged so far. We'll have more updates for you on when we will... (Read More)

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