Solenoids

Solenoids

Sep 14, 2015

Randomiser of Nautilus Machine requires thousands of switches.

SPDT | DPDT

Single Point Double Throw | Double Point Double Throw.

Basic Structure

Simplest logical unit for the randomiser.

8 Pathways

Red = crossover. Blank = straight through.

One Instant

Each unit’s (automotive indicator) relay switches path for that unit approximately twice a second.

8 inputs. 8 outputs. 16,777,216 combinations.

Working Diagram

Indicator relays include timer that switch on and off continuously.

The indicator relay alternates power between 2 standard relays, swapping pathways.