Improving software delivery in every organisation

Number to LCD

Goal: write a program that displays LCD style numbers.

Part 1

Write a program that given a number (with arbitrary number of digits), converts it into LCD style numbers using the following format:

   _  _     _  _  _  _  _  
 | _| _||_||_ |_   ||_||_|  
 ||_  _|  | _||_|  ||_| _|  

(each digit is 3 lines high)

Note: Please do NOT read the second part before completing the first. Part of the purpose of this kata is to make you practice refactoring and adapting to changing requirements. Part two is here