Nextion Human Machine Interface
As more automation gets integrated into ornamental turning, there is a need for a human-machine interface (HMI). Touch screens are quite useful for that (e.g., like used with an iPad). The screen of use by many in the maker community is from Nextion.
An example of the screen developed for the MDF Rose Engine is below:
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Examples of work produced with this device
Examples of this device in use
How it works
Notes on making one
- Amplitude Adjuster for an MDF Rose Engine by Rich Colvin. Ornamental Turners International Newsletter, Volume 26, No. 2 - Winter, 2019, pg. 23
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