If you are musically inclined a cool project would be to build some of your instruments. This Homemade Electronic Drum Kit by Hyoobaloinz is a great example of what can be developed with a bit of work.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.02 at 11:04
Product testing is very important, you can run a battery of electrical testing on your PCB but a visual inspection is also very important to spot failures that are waiting to happen in the future.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.02 at 10:53
If you make your own PCBs this TwinTeeth machine might be just the thing you need for your bench. Thanks for the tip Charlie & Victor
“It includes the following functions:
UV Laser photoengraving on sensitive film or presensitized boards using an ultraviolet laser.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.02 at 10:48
Bob Johnson completed his DIY Water Level Sensor project. It can sense 4 levels of water, the results are transmitted using some Xbee devices.
“The distance from my barn to the house is over 700ft.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.23 at 10:41
When your RC plane flies out of transmitter range some of them are setup to start a slow bank so that it hopefully flies closer to you and you can reacquire communication.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.23 at 10:24
Dragao has a Sonic Cartridge that had some invalid instructions that would cause the game to crash at a certain point. The solution wasn’t to find a replacement game at the local flea market, he Resurrected the Sega Cartridges using some old Computer Chips.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.23 at 10:11
If you are looking to build a new project, this DIY AC Watt Meter would make for a useful device that can be added to your test bench. “The microcontroller of the wattmeter is PIC18F252.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.23 at 10:06
Remember the Nokia 3310 Phone Multimeter that we saw last month? Looks like there has been some massive work on the project. It is complete and looks like it works great.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.16 at 11:44
If you want your valentine to work for their candy hearts why not build them a slot machine to let them win them. I have seen little bits before but this is the most complex device I have seen built!
“Try your luck with the littleBits Slot Machine and win a handful of candy hearts for your special someone.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.16 at 11:05
This Open Source Talking Multimedia Clock looks like a fun clock platform that could be developed into many interesting projects. “The processor is based on the Arduino Uno platform, the display is a LoL Shield and the speech engine is the SpeakJet chip.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.02.09 at 23:11