With the recent, unexpected purchase of aluminum extrusions from Misumi, my timetable for building a Kossel Mini needed to be altered. The original plan was to be executed in the following order : Finish upgrading the build size of my Continue reading Kossel Mini build : Part 0
Recently, I was made aware of a promotion that Misumi was running that was too good to pass up. I have been meaning to get some metal extrusions for a Kossel Mini and this was the perfect opportunity. I Continue reading Ordering from Misumi
With great excitement(and apprehension), I made the decision to purchase Google Glass! I am amazed by the product and in the people involved in bringing this product into existence. The Day of I got on the train to Manhattan on Continue reading Why I bought Google Glass
With the Z axis extended, the next axis I attempted is the Y axis – just from looking, the X axis is going to require a lot more work. The Y axis extension definitely outgrows the original frame, and I Continue reading PrintrBot Simple Adventures : Y not?
Wow, first post of 2014… 😯 Welcome to the first installment in the modification/alterations to the PrintrBot Simple. The Simple is an upgrade over the Cupcake in many ways, but it does share limitations. These limitations were something that I Continue reading PrintrBot Simple Adventures : The beginning
I was doing some cleaning and ran into some of the handheld entertainment I’ve collected over the years. First off, I’m at best a casual gamer, meaning I’ve bought these consoles usually in the middle, but more towards the end of Continue reading My handheld device of choice
Recently, I purchased the PrintrBot Simple. I have been very surprised at the performance of this diminutive product. But first, some personal backstory to set up the stage. Many years ago… I purchased my first 3d printer several years ago Continue reading Enter PrintrBot Simple
Ugh. While test fitting a custom enclosure I was making, a corner piece of the glass broken from my uOLED-92-G2 display. At first, I thought nothing of it – it was only the top layer glass. However, upon powering it up, Continue reading Damaged uOLED-96-G2
Okay, 2 separate, but related, things. To find the Pebble watch: One day, I could not find my Pebble Smartwatch, Luckily, by using my phone and the Pebble app, I was able to find the watch. Really quickly, I found that Continue reading Pebble, find my phone!
On my linux file server, I had been content with interfacing with it via SSH and SAMBA share. Recently, I found a need to run Arduino IDE for testing/experiments. This article goes into very good detail : http://rbgeek.wordpress.com/2012/06/25/how-to-install-vnc-server-on-ubuntu-server-12-04/ The TL;DR Continue reading VNCServer on Ubuntu Server