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Issue 26 HackSpace magazine: Making a Glass Kiln #RaspberryPi #Adafruit @HackSpaceMag

HackSpace magazine issue 25

Issue 26, HackSpace Magazine features Jon Rusho’s article on “How I Made a Glass Kiln”.

Build and experiment: The kiln control ranged from OFF to HI, with the settings in between changing the on/off cycle time. The HI setting kept the elements on without cycling. Knowing that, I opted for a simple controller that would just turn mains power off and on to the kiln, rather than ripping apart the existing system.

Here’s what I would need:

The project is coded in Python and uses Adafruit code for the four-digit display on the I2C interface, and the thermocouple amplifier on the SPI interface.

See the project in Issue 26 of HackSpace Magazine (PDF pp. 50-54)


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