DIY Magnetic Actuator, Illustrated And Demonstrated

DIY Magnetic Actuator, Illustrated And Demonstrated

Electromagnetic actuators exert small quantities of power, however are easy and positively have their area of interest. [SeanHodgins] took a design that’s frequent in flip-dot shows in addition to the light-weight RC plane world and decided to make his own version. He does job of explaining and demonstrating the fundamental rules behind how one among these […]

Customize All the Fan Covers You Never Knew You Needed

Customize All the Fan Covers You Never Knew You Needed

Do you want a flowery fan cowl with exactly specified attributes, however don’t have any want to design one from scratch? If you answered sure (or no) then [mightynozzle] has the reply. The Customizable Fan Grill Cover is a parametric design in OpenSCAD that enables adjusting the body type, dimension, and grill sample for any fan cowl […]

Art Deco Radio Gets FM Reception

Art Deco Radio Gets FM Reception

Taking a classic radio and cramming it full of recent, Internet-connected, guts has lengthy been a staple of the hacking and making scene. While some may see it as against the law to take what’s arguably a official piece of historical past and switch it into nothing greater than a slipshod case for the Raspberry […]

Handheld Arduino Light Painter

Handheld Arduino Light Painter

Light portray is a way which lets you “draw” on by shifting a lightweight previous the digital camera throughout a protracted publicity shot. While it may be troublesome to grasp, gentle portray permits for some unbelievable results equivalent to textual content and pictures that seem like hovering in mid-air. Think of it like a really […]

A True 3D Printed Weather Station

A True 3D Printed Weather Station

If the time period “3D printed weather station” makes you consider a printed enclosure for off-the-shelf sensors, don’t really feel unhealthy. We thought the identical factor after we first learn the message [Rob Ward] despatched in about his newest undertaking. Surely he couldn’t imply that he really printed all of the principal elements of a critical […]

Workbench Light Arch on the Cheap

Workbench Light Arch on the Cheap

A light-weight arch is strictly what it seems like: an arch fitted with LED strips that may evenly illuminate the realm under. They have gotten highly regarded within the miniature and mannequin making communities as they put a whole lot of mild the place you want it with out the shadows that you would be […]

LEGO Meets Nintendo Switch

LEGO Meets Nintendo Switch

As you in all probability know, the Nintendo Switch is the extremely in style console of the second. You after all additionally know that LEGO has been in style for the reason that starting of recorded historical past. So it was solely a matter of time earlier than any person determined that these two titans […]

The Era of Orville Props Has Officially Begun

The Era of Orville Props Has Officially Begun

Over a decade after the final Star Trek present warped off of tv, we lastly have a brand new collection within the type of Star Trek: Discovery. But a lot to the chagrin of many old-fashioned Trek followers, Discovery has gone all in on the gritty and hyper-serialized storytelling that’s taken over TV since Starfleet final patrolled the airwaves. […]

Bringing Fiction to Life with 3D Printing

Bringing Fiction to Life with 3D Printing

I print one thing practically day-after-day, and over the previous couple of years, I’ve created tons of of sensible objects. Parts to restore my automobile, specialised instruments, scientific devices, the listing goes on and on. It’s very tough for me to think about going again to a time the place I didn’t have the flexibility […]

There’s More To MIDI Than Music – How About A Light Show?

There’s More To MIDI Than Music – How About A Light Show?

MIDI devices and controllers are enjoyable gadgets if you wish to mix your curiosity in music and electronics in a single challenge. Breaking music down into standardized, digital indicators can technically flip something with a button or a sensor right into a musical instrument or impact pedal. On the opposite hand, the receiving finish of […]