“In this instructable I will be showing you how to make your own Smart Contact Dispenser!
If you wear contacts then you are probably familiar with the boxes that they come in. Most people I know, including myself, use these boxes as permanent storage and we take out our contacts as needed every day. This resulted in a stack of boxes in my bathroom that was driving me crazy. I knew there had to be a better way to organize these contacts so I went searching on the internet. After only finding a contact storage dispenser that someone was trying to sell for $25, I designed up some basic ones which can be found here.
They worked pretty great, but I couldn’t help but feel annoyed that I had to pull each contact out individually so I looked into ways to have each contact automatically dispense into my hand. Since I had a ESP8266 laying around, I decided to order an OLED display so I could display the weather forecast while I am getting ready in the morning.
If you want to see more of the design process and them in action check out the video above. Please consider subscribing to my YouTube channel to support me and see more videos.”