When you want a physical interface to your HA and you are an avid fan of Steampunk and old James Bond movies

Well, as the title says, I love the old James Bond movies, especially the villain’s lairs and I am a Steampunk afficionado… So, some tinkering with an ESP32 and ESPHome later, I got this so far:

The project is still very much a work in progress but I thought, I share a little appetizer. When I get to it, I’ll write up some hardware description.


That’s cool! I’ve been sort of preparing to do the same thing. Slowly collecting esoteric switches from antique shows/shops, old gauges, buttons, etc. Want to do a master control panel type thing in my bedroom, and other in the office.