This is part two of a multi part series that documents my process of building ClockClock the alarm clock. Check out part one. Dev Environment For this project I used Visual Studio Code combined with PlatformIO which lets me speed up build times for the project. Platform IO does a great job caching files that […]
This is part one of a multi part series that documents my process of building ClockClock the alarm clock. Features Sunrise alarmBed shaker alarmBuzzer alarmInitial WiFi Setup via access point and web interfaceAlarm setup via web interfaceTime/status display Hardware Before starting on our software we should have some idea of what hardware we are going […]
This is designed to replace my Star Wars Destiny Dice Tray design. The tray worked but this works way better as each insert is easily removable. These inserts are designed to fit inside the IRIS 5″ x 7″ Photo Storage and Embellishement Craft Case that is sold by various vendors (the container store, michaels, joann […]
I have started a new CCG and with it comes new storage solution problems. I have designed this dice/token tray to fit inside a normal ultra pro deck box along with the normal sleeved 30 card Destiny deck. Designed in Fusion 360 and the design files are available via the link below.
I have designed a simpler frame for my h8 mini. The last one I was using ended up being weak in a couple spots and this one should solve that problem. Here are some of the features: No supports needed Protected motor wires Light weight I also used this as an excuse to start learning […]
Do you remember the first time you played kings quest? Sure you do. Now I wanted to get the word out about an awesome developer who has updated kings quest 1, 2 and 3 to updated graphics and works with newer versions of windows. How much does all this cost you may ask, well its […]
I picked up a VTX03 transmitter and a very small 600TVL 100 Degree camera to go on my H8 Mini or my old Syma X1 after I get one of the Brushed F4 flight controllers. Let me tell you the tx is really small as is the camera. This is a great setup for micro quads […]
Just wanted to give everyone a heads up that banggood has the DYS 6045 Props on sale. You get two pairs for $0.39! I ordered a bunch. Also use coupon code 36bgc8 to save even more. These ship from china so it takes a while.
You may have noticed that there is a distinct lack of “toy” quadcopters that feature rate/acro mode. This is mostly due to them being sold as toys to people who want them easy to fly. For every one who wants to learn how to fly rate/acro mode, your in luck as a bit of cheap […]
I have been working on making my kitchen look better. Part of this process was skim coating the old laminate coutertops with Rapid Set Cement All. First I ran a test on some plywood I had laying around. Looking back this is probably where I made a mistake. I should have tested it on some […]