Category Archives: Ideas
This seems to come up every now and then in conversation. I use copper pipes. Almost everyone I know is switching to running PEX due to low cost and easy installation. Here is my take on the situation. Copper Copper … Continue reading
My desk is also my workstation and I need to keep little fingers from my dangerous leaded electronic parts etc, so I gated it off. Using a bit of ingenuity, an old refrigerator shelf, a junk piece of wood, and … Continue reading
I’ve been into Tele’s for a few years now and have always loved the wood grain look of the ash bodies with butterscotch finish. I also am a huge fan of humbuckers, tele bridges (single coil slant bridge “plate”), brass … Continue reading
After not finding what I wanted in my local area (a guitar stand made of sustainable materials, made in the USA), I decided to build one myself. I used 1″x 3″ pine boards and maple dowels along with some elmers … Continue reading
Lately I’ve been thinking about doing an Arduino or similar based project. I heard about the Digispark (which is basically a mini Arduino) from AwkwardEngineer.com and was intreagued. I’m thinking of using a Digispark to drive a I2C 4×7 segment … Continue reading
This is my latest fan controller, based off a LM317 regulator. It can be adjusted from fan turn on at 64F and max speed at 131F up to turn on at 104F and max speed at 167F.
This is a fan controller I worked on, based on the Temperature Controlled Fan I found online. In this version, R1 is a 10K NTC thermistor (shown in schematic at 20C, which is 12.5k). Adjust R2 for the turn on … Continue reading