This is another vintage project from around the year 2000. It was built as an easy to carry, portable LAN gaming rig.
This project is about 8 years old at this point. At the time this was a fairly large build and it was built in place. It is a full eight feet long and I want to say about seven or eight feet tall. I actually still use this as our main entertainment center. It was […]
This is an older project that I re-added to the site for any one who is interested. The really interesting thing about this was the lack of RTC. As I remember it used a general timer and would auto correct for variances by adding or subtracting time from the next run. As I remember the […]
After looking around for a shadow box deep enough to hold our simpsons lego minifigures and simpsons hot wheels cars I had to make my own. Most shadow boxes are not deep enough to handle the cars and some of the minifigures. The build is very simple in that its pine and for the joints […]
So the holidays have come and gone. That means I have some new gear for this years RC flying season. It also means I have already ran into an issue and fixed it with a simple mod. The issue that I ran into is that my new FrSky XJT module did not fit correctly in […]
The quadcopter frame is a f450 clone from hobby king. I have only had one crash with it so far but its built in failure points worked very well. The arms are designed to snap rather than damage more expensive parts. Arms are about $4 each and a whole frame is only $18 or some […]
This is my small ground station I use currently for FPV flying. Using 5.8ghz with diy antennas. Nothing fancy just a spare slave monitor from a dual screen portable dvd player. I picked it up on ebay for about $25 and it is a 7″ screen. I generally keep four spare props, the 9x radio […]