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HI.
So I need to slightly depress the button on a digital camera every three minutes or so.
SO if there was some device that gave me a little movement every 3 minutes I could lock it into an enclosure with the camera and everything would work.
I can imagine the invention but I don't know the names of the electrical components needed.
Thanks in advance for your help.

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nickdanger1985

7 years ago

Love the drinking bird but its all gotta be more portable and compact than that.
I think I have to use some sort of electrical components

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ChrysN

7 years ago

How about one of those drinking birds.

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lemonieChrysN

Reply 7 years ago

They have to dip into water, they don't press buttons like in The Simpsons...
Good reference, if that's what you were referring to.

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ChrysNlemonie

Reply 7 years ago

It worked for Homer, I can't believe TV lied to me.

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lemonieChrysN

Reply 7 years ago

I can spot sarcasm. We both know TV is full of lies...

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Goodhartlemonie

Reply 7 years ago

what if the nose dipped into the water, but something very light and pointed was attached to the neck to push a button :-) To answer my own question, there probably would not be enough pressure....

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lemonieGoodhart

Reply 7 years ago

It's a thermal&evaporative-cycle anyway, they go wonky and stop without maintenance.

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