Zoltan Tar
Created November 10, 2019 © GPL3+

Alexa EV3 Candy Machine

A Candy Machine to serve candies on demand or if we achieve a goal. For this we programmed Alexa and our EV3 robot and their connections.

IntermediateFull instructions provided16 hours82

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Echo Dot
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot
Generation 3
EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
LEGO MindStorms EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
Flash Memory Card, MicroSDHC Card
Flash Memory Card, MicroSDHC Card
A1 class
LEGO MindStorms LEGO Part 57519 - Technic Tread Sprocket Wheel Large
LEGO MindStorms LEGO Part 57518 - Technic, Link Tread Wide with Two Pin Holes
LEGO MindStorms LEGO Part 43093 - LegoTechnic, Axle Pin with Friction Ridges Lengthwise

Software apps and online services

Microsoft visual studio code + ev3 extension + python extension
Alexa Skills Kit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
Alexa Gadgets Toolkit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Gadgets Toolkit


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Communication Overview



Package contents:
- Python code for EV3
- NodeJS code for Alexa skill lambda
- Json model for Alexa skill
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Zoltan Tar

Zoltan Tar

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Thanks to our family and LEGO MINDSTORMS Voice Challenge.