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automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

Mouthpear
Junior Contributor

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

@MitchellMc  You are welcome and thank you. Yes I am using Circuit wizard to simulate, "test" and use for the circuit diagram. For the practical illustration of the wiring diagram, I am using Visio.

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MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
Bunnings Team Member

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

Hi @Mouthpear.

 

The diagram looks fantastic. Do you use the programs for your own projects around the home as well? You may like to share some of them with the community, I'm sure many would find them interesting.

 

Thanks again for your input.

 

Mitchell

 

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Mouthpear
Junior Contributor

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

@MitchellMc  Thanks Again. These programs I only use to show others how it can be done or to make sure I understand what they are asking. I hope that makes sense. As for my projects, I don't usually need to make diagrams for the wiring parts. The plan is usually in my head and when something is goes wrong, I physically troubleshoot the problem. I generally don't document my own projects. However I am in the process of constructing many chicken coop doors in various Different styles. Structurally and wiring. I hope to post them soon. The process is going slow since the budget for these things takes a back seat to the day to day expenses of living take priority. 

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Mouthpear
Junior Contributor

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

@MitchellMc I do have this one that I had to do in software. It is a bit complicated. While this can be done with arduino and much more simple. However in the area and situation this circuit will be in, the conditions can harm an arduino and make it glitch. While this is actually a simple Plasma track repeating cutter the circuit is more complex yet simple to replace parts rather than trying to reprogram.

 

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Jason
Community Manager
Community Manager

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

Hi @Mouthpear,

 

Just wanted to circle back and let you know that we have fixed the issue with uploading photos on longer discussions across the site. 

 

Apologies for any inconvenience caused and thanks for your patience while the team worked to address the problem.

 

Please let me know if you ever need a hand getting the most from the site.

 

Jason

 

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Mouthpear
Junior Contributor

Re: automatic chicken coop door wiring help PLEASE

Great..  Thank you for the update.

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