Articles related to: "Electronics"

Quick Builds #3
9th Jun 2022
Making Things Electronics Arduino 3D Printing Woodworking

In the third entry in my series on the smaller project I do, I will be covering a fun photography related project I worked on as well as some woodworking I've been playing with and even a 3d printed RC boat!

Arduino CNC & GRBL
27th Jan 2022
Making Things Electronics Arduino CNC

I am currently in the middle of building my own DIY CNC machine and I'm driving it with GRBL running on an Arduino. In this article I talk about setting up GRBL on an Arduino and some quirks I found setting it all up.

Quick Builds #2
8th Nov 2021
Making Things 3D Printing Electronics IKEA Hacking

Welcome to the second in my series where I share some of my smaller making projects that don't need a full article. Today I'm going to talk about a needlessly over engineered desk fan, a custom USB force plate and some IKEA hacking!

Building a Drone - Part 1
28th October 2021
Making Things Electronics 3D Printing Drone Quadcopter

Over the past few months I have been working on designing and building a quadcopter drone from scratch using 3D printing. In the first article in this series I'm going to talk about the mechanics of a quadcopter and some of the early design choices I made.

Ball and Beam
5th August 2021
Making Things Electronics Ball and Beam

This article is all about redemption from a fail past project. I'm going ot talk about how I rebuilt my failed college final year project many years on and made it work this time!

Quick Builds #1
7th May 2021
Making Things Woodworking Electronics Foamsmithing

Welcome to the first of a new format for me! In this format I'm going to share some of my smaller making projects that don't need a full article. Today I'm going to talk about my new hotwire cutter, laptop stand and firewood store.