This is a playable tiny arcade machine made as a birthday gift based on an arduino nano with a 0.96 oled display and a rotary encoder
Building stuff and giving them as gifts is probably the best thing since its always something completely personalised and custom for the person who gets it. Most times it takes more time to decide what to make than making it and this was not an exception
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A simple implementation of the retropie emulation station on tv using an xbox360 controller
This was one of the quickest projects ever , all the parts where laying around the house except the box witch i had to print.
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A simple robot using a modified SMARS body and an arduino mini pro
This project is one of the two platforms i intent to use for testing ideas on robot navigation and sensors.
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Using a web server running on an old raspberry pi 1b to control some lights in the house
This is another old project based on the good old raspberry pi 1b , still working daily without any fails (except some burned phone chargers) for the last 6 years
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A simple platform to test the use of grbl library
Some years ago i had the idea of making a small compact milling machine to produce pcbs .At the time i used pic microcontrollers and some of the shelve componets to make some tests in drawing using a pen
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A simple web server based robot with camera and gripper
Its been 6 years since the i made the first version of this remote controlled robot.At the begining i used a raspbery pi 1 (the first version) and the first raspicam version1.
When rasberry pi A+ was released it was perfect for this project since it introduced lower power consumption and a smaller form factor.
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An experimental access control using arduino , touchscreen and RFID cards
This was a project i had in mind for a long time but never had the time to start it. It consists of two parts , the outside unit with the touchscreen and rfid sensor and the inside unit with just an 2×16 display ,and the override and exit buttons .
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This project is something i was planning to finish for quite sometime , its not a carputer since it doesn`t have any connectivity witht the car`s CAN port or gps and other features a carputer must have , its just a media player running Kodi with some red skin
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A custom made gift clock with temprature reading and graphics , day / night graphics and indication for birthday and other special days
This alarm clock was given as a gift to my girlfriend on her birthday some years ago. I used simple balsa wood sheet for the case that was layin around , glued and screwed together , and 4 buttons for all the controls.
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This is a turn light signal flasher for motorbikes with 3 modes of flashing
Based on PIC16F628A its a complete flasher system adding turn signals , hazard lights and a short flashing mode for better visibility in traffic.
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