Snake Brains

We’ve got snake (Python) brains! All the solenoids in the prototype playfield can now be controlled by the raspberry pi, and my python library! ūüėÄ That’s really exciting because it means that the entire electronics flow from software to physical motion is past the drawing board. Basically, we now have proof of concept for the […]

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Electronics

There’s been a lot of electronics work that’s gone into this project. And it’s not over yet by any means. But here’s some interesting pictures explaining how I went about some of it. That’s the 50vDC Power Supply. For the flippers and a few other soleniods. ¬†It’s really simple. Transformer, Bridge Rectifier,¬†Enormous¬†Capacitor. Here is the […]

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