Johan Brichau
Published © MIT

Lightweight Sliding Door Automator

Automate the opening and closing of a lightweight sliding door (e.g. a screen door), including remote controls on your phone.

IntermediateWork in progress10 hours2,277
Lightweight Sliding Door Automator

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Photon
Particle Photon
×1
V-Slot Mini V Linear Actuator Bundle
OpenBuilds V-Slot Mini V Linear Actuator Bundle
Different lengths possible. I used 1500mm length beams.
×1
Micro Limit Switch Kit with Mounting Plate
OpenBuilds Micro Limit Switch Kit with Mounting Plate
×2
AS5040 - Magnetic, Rotary Position Sensor Evaluation Board
×1
SparkFun Photon Battery Shield
×1
Li-Ion Battery 1000mAh
Li-Ion Battery 1000mAh
×1
SparkFun LED Tactile Button - Red
×1
DRV8825 Stepper Motor Driver Carrier, High Current
×1
Slot Cover / Panel Holder
OpenBuilds Slot Cover / Panel Holder
×3
MB1000 LV-MaxSonar-EZ0
×1
Adafruit Huge 6V 6W Solar panel - 6.0 Watt
×1

Story

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Schematics

Door-Actuator schematic

Dooractuator h8wquokd45

Code

Door-Actuator

Automate the opening of your sliding door

Credits

Johan Brichau

Johan Brichau

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