• Uncategorised

    Low polygon WLED Neopixel cement lamp completed

    It took up to the wire but the lamp was completed on the 4th of December with the competition closing on the 5th. I have submitted it but I am yet to see if Instructables will accept it with the shape being slightly controversial it seems. There are much more graphic statues around so I can’t really see the harm. It was pretty tricky trying to get a good photo of the lamp as my camera exposure was determined to adjust for the lightness of the shade hiding the detail of the low polygon torso. There was no finishing on…

  • 3D Printing

    Sensing spider

    Halloween is coming and spiders are perfect for creating a good scare. This project can be either 3D printed or made from wood. A great and challenging introduction to Arduino that demonstrates a practical use of multiple inputs and outputs.…

  • 3D Printing

    Can you Wifi a 3D printer?

    I was wondering if it was possible to Wifi my 3D printer. At the moment I need to either use an SD card or plug it into the front of my printer with a USB cord. These are two mechanical…

  • 3D Printing

    Filament Friend

    I was after an easy way to check if my 3D printer was out of filament. You can get filament sensors that detect the filament is missing (run out) but if the filament has broken after the sensor you would…

  • Hacks

    LP-E17 Mains adapter

    In this project, I needed a mains adapter for my EOS-M3 camera. Filming videos chews up a lot of battery. Going out to do some shooting when I finally find the time and to find the battery is dead is…

  • WLED

    Getting started with ESP-01 and WLED

    I have used the ESP-01 and WLED in a lot of my projects but haven’t really had an explainer video of how to get up and running, here, hopefully is all you need to know. Here is what you need…