If there is one thing that grinds my gears it’s table based design and the “web development” companies that continue to use it.
I put it all together and PFFFT! all the magic smoke flys out of my diode. At this point I have let the magic smoke out of so many ICs and Diodes my nickname should be John the wizard.
It’s been awhile since I made my last post. That is to say it’s been awhile since I’ve published my last post. I have been writing several articles however I have yet to publish any. So here’s a quick recap on whats going on with the projects and what you can look forward to seeing [...]
How do you avoid this cluttered mess of misplaced files, cluttered workspaces, and low productivity?
Yep I’m growing moss. I decided to grow some moss after a long while of debating weather or not I should. After I saw a nice green patch on my way home from school the other day I asked myself the question “Why am I NOT growing mosses?” so I picked some up and off [...]
I put a lot of rants on this blog but have yet to put any good content. Today that ends!
Well I had hooked up the laser for all of 5 minutes last Thursday and it shot out a spectacular blue-violet beam. A weak blue-violet beam. It wouldn’t even pop a balloon. Keep in mind that I did not just open the package and fire up the laser. No, instead I had to set up [...]
Well it looks like I was put up on hackaday only weeks after being featured on instructables. I know it’s not my own post but I still think it’s cool to have my hobby become something that gets passed around the internet and hopefully inspires somebody to take up the reigns and begin their journey [...]
Just got ma lazer diode, driver, and uranium doped marbles in from MODWERX. The build is in full swing now! I had bought the necessary 1N4001 Diodes and some resistors to make a test load already and my batteries came in about 2 weeks ago. Unfortunately I need to machine down the laser diode housing [...]
Today is a good day! An Instructable I had been working on over the past month or so got featured not 12 hours after I posted it up! I had previously bought a keypad, the kind that are found on phones, and realized that in order to hook it up I needed to use 13 [...]