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Remote control aerosol cap

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A re-useable cap that clips onto an aerosol can of insecticide.

It contains an actuator, a rechargeable battery, and a bluetooth radio.

Having paired the device with a smartphone, place the can on a window cill.

When a fly wanders into range of the spray, use the smartphone app to release a small yet effective puff of neurotoxin.

8th of 7, Jun 30 2015

Sorta http://www.cneachom...osol-dispenser.html
[MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 30 2015]


       This is quite a good idea.
MaxwellBuchanan, Jun 30 2015

       The nozzle should turn to point at the fly.
pocmloc, Jun 30 2015

       That's the Mk. II version.
8th of 7, Jun 30 2015

       Camera mounted on nozzle for direct video feed to phone over IP so you can aim and shoot when away from home.
pocmloc, Jun 30 2015

       in the dim dark ages if the 1960s, my dad had a pistol- grip aerosolizer with a detachable glass jar and replaceable freon container, allowing dispersal of arbitrary fluids.   

       This would have been trivial to convert to the described device.
csea, Jun 30 2015


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