Category Archives: Servo

MakeZine ran an article on my 2017 Laser Science Project

On June 9, 2017, My article on everything that went right, wrong, and totally sideways on my laser cutting experiment for the Simon Baruch “Science Fair” was in the official blog/magazine of Make and the Maker Faire,...
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maserCycle.py – Cycle through lasers on servos and draw lines

This is the third of five articles on my 2017 laser science project “Rock, Paper, Lasers.” WEAR GOGGLES. To use this code you should have read part one, for servo control, and part two for laser control. DO NOT DELETE THE PART OF THE CODE...
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servoTurn.Py – a simple python script to turn a servo on a raspberry pi 3

This script requires install of the servoblaster program. Please install it into your “pi” home directory as they describe on the servoblaster page. I used the Adafruit Pan/Tilt servo motor kit and the Miniarduino servo motor kit. They...
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maserFire.py – Fire lasers with transistors and python on a Raspberry Pi 3

This is the second part of a five part article. The first part is HERE, although if you are going to use only the laser parts of the code you can start here.  NOTE : PLEASE USE APPROPRIATE GOGGLES. USE LASER SAFETY GOGGLES RATED TO WHICH EVER...
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