Hi, I'm Dave Naves... a single daddy, a drummer, a web nerd and currently live evain Grass Valley, California with a dog, 2 cats, and 8 chickens.
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Curly Bill: [takes a bill with Wyatt’s signature from a customer and throws it on the faro table] Wyatt Earp, huh? I heard of you.
Ike Clanton: Listen, Mr. Kansas Law Dog. Law don’t go around here. Savvy?
Wyatt Earp: I’m retired.
Curly Bill: Good. That’s real good.
Ike Clanton: Yeah, that’s good, Mr. Law Dog, ’cause law don’t go around here.
Wyatt Earp: I ...
I wanted a small door to open automatically a little after sunrise and sunset not only for the convenience, but to keep us from worrying if the chickens were safe at night. This door is located on the side of the coop and slides open (vertically) so the girls can climb up & down their ladder about 18? to the ground level.
I’m Rich and I’m the Cock of the Walk around here. As you can see I’m a perfect example of male birds being the most beautiful out of the flock. I’m a Wheaton Maran Rooster but I’m not mean like some of my brethren. I’m actually quite docile. I had a respiratory infection when I was younger which kinda mellowed me out. I don’t really ever crow and I’m so far, ...
NOTE: To hopefully save you some time, I’ll let you in on the trick that FINALLY got this door to work with the light levels, debouncing the switches and *the chickens*. (as you’ll see in the code)
Check the light levels every 10 minutes to avoid the readings bouncing back and forth between dark/twilight/light during those dawn/dusk minutes. Then, when “dark” is reached (for me i chose >= 0 && <= 3 based on when ...