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by Jubbp
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi
Topic: Free kindle book
Replies: 2
Views: 826

Free kindle book

Just found this on amazon.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B01LO78Q ... ref=plSrch

Not sure how good it is but the price is right at $0
by Jubbp
Tue Dec 13, 2016 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favourite Blogs and Maker Sites?
Replies: 3
Views: 1019

Re: Favourite Blogs and Maker Sites?

Thanks for those great sites.

You may or may not know, but we have a wiki and I've started a reading list page at http://wiki.swmakers.org/index.php?title=Reading_list

Feel free to add and subract from the list there as needed.
by Jubbp
Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favourite Blogs and Maker Sites?
Replies: 3
Views: 1019

Favourite Blogs and Maker Sites?

What is in everyone's regular reading list? Where do you go when you want some maker news?
by Jubbp
Tue Nov 15, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Site Redsign and Logo
Replies: 2
Views: 983

Site Redsign and Logo

Hi All, After a couple of years of the default theme for PHPBB I finally got around to changing the theme. I hope you like the new clean look. I also loaded one of my submissions for a logo design in the header to brand our space. I'm hoping that maybe we could come up with some logo ideas and share...
by Jubbp
Tue Nov 15, 2016 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Next Years Meetings
Replies: 1
Views: 639

Next Years Meetings

So I understand our funding is running out at the end of this year. :cry:

This prompts me to wonder what we will be doing next year and what our options for meeting might be?
by Jubbp
Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:26 am
Forum: General Electronics
Topic: Laser Etching PCB Artwork - I
Replies: 6
Views: 1507

Re: Laser Etching PCB Artwork - I

This is just so cool. Great work Paul!!
by Jubbp
Sat Aug 20, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Powerbank
Replies: 4
Views: 1172

Re: Powerbank

Harvested an SLA battery from a failed UPS this week. Hopefully the battery is ok. Ordered the panel sockets from EBay for $18 and have sourced a battery charger which I will buy later I have an Ammo tin from my Geocaching days. Now just have to wait the weeks it takes to ship stuff from China. Hope...
by Jubbp
Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Universal Snap Fit Clip System
Replies: 3
Views: 1042

Re: Universal Snap Fit Clip System

Yes looks very permanent. Once you design it into a box it might be a little hard/impossible to remove.
by Jubbp
Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:17 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Powerbank
Replies: 4
Views: 1172

Powerbank

Always in need of more power, I've decided to give this project a go from instructables.

http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Power-Bank/

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Its a simple project but could be really useful for the iThings
by Jubbp
Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Helmet Orchid Pollinator Study
Replies: 23
Views: 4395

Re: Helmet Orchid Pollinator Study

Great write up Paul, it looks like you're coming along nicely

Might need to work on some shade for a summer deployment.
by Jubbp
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Helmet Orchid Pollinator Study
Replies: 23
Views: 4395

Re: Helmet Orchid Pollinator Study

looking good Paul.
by Jubbp
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Elf Door
Replies: 8
Views: 1689

Re: Elf Door

possibly a hammer looking for a nail :lol:

just like everything I think about can be fixed with a 3d printer
by Jubbp
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:14 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Switch Cover
Replies: 6
Views: 1423

Re: Switch Cover

Definitely looks like a much more professional job.

Well done Paul :)
by Jubbp
Tue Mar 29, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Reading Airport Weather Data
Replies: 6
Views: 1177

Re: Reading Airport Weather Data

Its quite amazing what information you can get when you have a good look around
by Jubbp
Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Perth Curtin University Robofair 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2379

Re: Perth Curtin University Robofair 2015

Having said that, This is what I do have.

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/221 ... dalion.svg

See if you can use that.
by Jubbp
Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Perth Curtin University Robofair 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2379

Re: Perth Curtin University Robofair 2015

Thanks Bejay,

but we haven;t really decided on the logo as yet :oops: . Maybe something we should finally get done soon. :o
by Jubbp
Mon Oct 12, 2015 10:25 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Doc-Pi
Replies: 25
Views: 4005

Re: Doc-Pi

It's been great watching this project from the beginning until now. Great work Paul. :) :)
by Jubbp
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:53 am
Forum: General Electronics
Topic: Gimbal Motor
Replies: 18
Views: 3710

Re: Gimbal Motor

Seems you've picked up a good project Dylan.

Will be great to see the progress on Saturday.
by Jubbp
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: 3D Printing
Topic: XYZ Carve - Aussie version of an X-Carve
Replies: 21
Views: 3227

Re: XYZ Carve - Aussie version of an X-Carve

Too cool!! :) :)
by Jubbp
Wed Sep 23, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Non-Newtonian Fluids
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Re: Non-Newtonian Fluids

My 2 cents,

WTF - Sacrifice a new one .....

and

maybe if you put the gladwrap on loosely so it sits against the speaker membrame