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Plot the Brazil's Flag on the Nokia 5110
Playing with my new toys, a sample of its possibilities. Read more
A problem with having scientific equipment on location over a period of time is the chance of it being stolen. This equipment can be very expensive (not my DIY … Read more
When I got my toy quad copter I could not get it to fly in a stable way. The toy quad copter was out of balance. I tore it apart. I found it was easier to move … Read more
Blinks and beeps. Tryes to scare people :)
It was 27th of October when things started to slow down a bit, so I decided to finally build a Halloween ornament :) I barely made it :) It was finished and hanging … Read more
This is the Smart Saltwater tank controller. It turns on and off different color lights at different times of the day. The pumps can alternate to simulate ocean currents and even test the water for me.
This is the Saltwater tank controller I made and I will make a smaller one soon.   There are systems that exists called reef keeper systems but they are 2000 + … Read more
As usual my design has to do with water and something that my brother asked me to have a look at. What he needed was a way to launch a probe with a controlled … Read more
Recreates some nostalgia before you play that GTA5 thingie
Update 1: I had refrained myself for almost a fortnight now - not to post this video. In exchange for a better quality video in daylight but simply don't seem to … Read more
Scrolls a message in an 8x8 LED matrix
This may not look like 12 hours of work, but I reckon I spent appx 4 hours writing a little program to design the font, about 2 hours making the font, probably … Read more
Says "banana" alot, and even some other things!
Well a long time ago I was thinking to myself "the Shout Box is a bit narrow, it could be a bit more IRC-like" and then I searched LMR and found this interesting … Read more
Puts the Arduino pins in more useful positions such that devices can be plugged in directly.
Having made a very basic shild for this project using a stripboard, I realised the potential for manufacturing a proper shield. I hope that this one will for the … Read more
Measuring temperatures for a temperature profile
As usual this is a project for my brother, but this time it was actually me that came up with the idea. My plan was to have an array of temperature sensors hanging … Read more
Flashes when a set speed is measured
I our neighbourhood there is a place run by volunteers where kids can ride around on skelters, tricylces and bicycles. The city donated some traffic signs and … Read more
Reads back content from the Shout Box
UPDATE: Added files and blog about the project. It has been a dream of mine to have the Shout Box read to me so I can feel like there are people of my ilk hanging … Read more
It goes through any terrain
It was hard to name... Robocrab doesn't fit it perfectly as a name but that is what i could come up with. I used two reductors which i took from two broken … Read more
I goes fast and it makes me smile when i drive it.
This is my second home made electric toy car. Transmission and steering are gear based. Suspension is in the middle decoupling the front part of the car from the … Read more
It runs well on tarmac...
This is the first electric toy car i have built. Steering and transmission are belt driven that's why it's so silent. Front and rear suspension. Read more
Drifts in sand and runs smooth on tarmac
It is the fourth car i made from printer and computer parts. It has front suspension only. The only things i bought are screws and glue. Took me a couple of days to … Read more
plays music from phone to k7(tape) reader via jack
  it plays music from a phone or mp(3 4 5) to a K7(tape) reader via jack for a party for example in a low cost so it is like a jukebox you choose the song via … Read more
releases arcs, powers incandescent light bulbs wirelessly
Project board for Picaxe 08 chips
Although nowadays I mostly use Arduino based controllers, I'm still a big fan of Picaxe 08 chips when it comes to simple projects. But I have never seen a really … Read more