So I picked up a pair of the Monoprice Modern Retro Headphones to replace my old Sennheiser HD202’s. The HD202’s had a great sound but had started hurting my ears recently. So I decided to upgrade to a true over ear set of headphones. After my usual crazy level of researching the best bang for […]
I have started playing a new game with my son called Gaslands. Gaslands is a super fun game of post-apocalyptic vehicular mayhem. Utilizing hotwheel/matchbox scale cars and trucks. One of my favorite parts is the modification of the cars. There are a ton of amazing wepons, wheels and even whole cars on thingiverse. There was […]
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 alarm Bed shaker alarm Buzzer alarm Initial WiFi Setup via access point and web interface Alarm setup via web interface Time/status display Hardware Before starting on our software we should have some idea of […]
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 […]
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 […]