Random projects and posts - page 12

Blog post for Workshop ESD Protection

Workshop ESD Protection

Adding an ESD antistatic mat and wrist straps to our workbench.

Blog post for Cental Heating Control via Windows Phone and Raspberry Pi

Cental Heating Control via Windows Phone and Raspberry Pi

Using a Windows Phone and a Raspberry Pi to control our homes gas powered central heating system

Blog post for Raspberry Pi solar data logger after one year

Raspberry Pi solar data logger after one year

Twelve months of data from our Raspberry Pi solar data logger

Blog post for Land Rover Defender roof insulation upgrade

Land Rover Defender roof insulation upgrade

Adding insulation into the roof of our Land Rover Defender to try to keep it warmer in the winter

Blog post for Solar Air Removal Upgrade SpiroVent RV2

Solar Air Removal Upgrade SpiroVent RV2

Adding an automatic air removal vent to our solar thermal system using a SpiroVent RV2

Blog post for TECHNO SD 240 Manual operated stencil printer

TECHNO SD 240 Manual operated stencil printer

Reviewing a commercially made manual operated PCB stencil printer.

Blog post for Dangerous LED Outdoor Floodlights

Dangerous LED Outdoor Floodlights

Dangerous LED outdoor floodlights with no earth connnection on the metal body

Blog post for Kent Hand Morse Key Restoration

Kent Hand Morse Key Restoration

I purchased a used and very tatty Kent Hand Morse Key from eBay and restored it to as new condition

Blog post for Apple ATI Radeon HD 5870 Fan Upgrade

Apple ATI Radeon HD 5870 Fan Upgrade

Improving the cooling on an Apple ATI Radeon HD 5870 graphics card

Blog post for Android Tablet and Arduino DIY pick and place component selector

Android Tablet and Arduino DIY pick and place component selector

Using an Android Tablet and Arduino on the DIY pick and place component selector

Blog post for Vacuum Pickup upgrade

Vacuum Pickup upgrade

Upgrading the vacuum pickup on our DIY manual pick and place machine.

Blog post for Automatic component feeders DIY pick and place Part 2

Automatic component feeders DIY pick and place Part 2

Automatic component feeders for the DIY pick and place machine Part 2

Blog post for Low Voltage Cut off using MAX8212

Low Voltage Cut off using MAX8212

Using a MAX8212 to add a low voltage cut off on our off grid solar PV system

Blog post for Raspberry Pi model A vs Model B

Raspberry Pi model A vs Model B

Comparing the Raspberry Pi model A and the new Model B

Blog post for Yaesu FT 817 Cat Control Headaches

Yaesu FT 817 Cat Control Headaches

Problems with the programming / CAT cable for my Yaesu FT 817 transceiver.