How to wirelessly plot with the AxiDraw

Using a Raspberry Pi and Saxi

Preparing the RaspBerry PI

Installing the OS

Configuring the SD card

country=NL # your country code
ctrl_interface=/var/run/wpa_supplicant
network={
ssid="your-network-name"
psk="your-password"
key_mgmt=WPA-PSK
}

Booting up the Pi

ssh pi@raspberrypi.local
sudo apt update
sudo apt full-upgrade

Installing Node via NVM

curl -o- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/nvm-sh/nvm/v0.38.0/install.sh | bash
nvm install --lts

Installing Saxi

npm i -g saxi

Wirelessly control the AxiDraw

saxi

That’s it!

Monokai is the digital lab of Wimer Hazenberg. It’s also the name of a color palette.