You may say «But Cat running toy, isn’t the laser pointer the best toy for the lazy cat owner? 3 laser you can provide your cat with endless fun. I thought the cat might like it. Constantly grabbing the toy off of the coffee table.
But she only wants to play for 1 minute then sit and stare at it. So you think, OK I guess she is bored. And she’s back pawing at it. The laser pops open with a screw driver. You can see it used 2×1.
But it actually runs better at 4. The laser had to be cut up to fit on the servo arm. I drilled a hole in the center so I could mount it to the servo arm as well. Attach the laser to 5v, but 470 ohm resistor inline before the laser. Use the code in the attached file to program the Arduino. We have a be nice policy.
The patent point is moot, anyway. Where did you buy your cat laser from? Is anyone aware of a possible patent infringement? Method of exercising a cat Kevin T.
Thats like saying, lets patent a fork. I canta ctually believe someone was allowed to do that! There is no technical detail what so ever, the picture shows a person with a cat and a laser. Build away, and sell it if you want! That kind of a patent is a joke. It has been sold as a product before the patent was issued. A substantially identical idea has been published ANYWHERE before the patent date.
I would be willing to bet ALL of the above can be demonstrated for this device. Easy clips» magnetic clip on sunglasses are a perfect example of this. The patent never stopped anybody from making magnetic clip on’s. It won’t stop a guy at a flea market selling them or really anyone with a small business.
Wow, I can’t believe they actually got a patent for what seems to be nothing more than a laser pointer! Instructables will help you learn how to make anything! American Shorthair mix’s affectionate and sweet disposition is supplemented by distinctive fur markings and a strong body. If you’re going to share your home with a cat, you’ll need to deal with some level of cat hair on your clothes and in your house.