Related Config File Sections

MPF supports the ability to control precise timing for magnets which you can use to grab and release balls. It also includes the ability to set timings to “fling” a ball by grabbing, releasing, then pulsing the magnet again.

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Monitorable Properties

For dynamic values and conditional events, the prefix for magnets is device.magnets.<name>.

Boolean (true/false) as to whether this magnet is actively on and in the powered state.
Boolean (true/false) which shows whether this ball hold is enabled.