We welcomed Blizzard back after a brief medical leave and covered the history of the Arduino and the blink routine. Then added the fade in and out ability with an explanation of how that works. Professor Mayhem shared the progress on his drone.
Before our regular club gathering on a fairly warmish winter evening, poozr provided barbecue and sides (thanks poozr!) and all settled in well fed for the discussion. The meeting opened with a moment of silence for the individual Radio Shack stores already lost. We had lost our local independent Radio Shack last year, a central […]
As everyone began to arrive, we discovered that Professor Mayhem had spent the day converting a pile of empty boxes into an electric drum kit. Some piezos, an arduino, an old casio keyboard, boxes, pencils for drum sticks and some code and off we go. The build plus the definition of MIDI and how it […]
Professor Mayhem announced the project for the next week (time TBD) is bolting the top part of the EOC together. The structural steel person and the engineer know each other, so that should help. Mayhem will do an e-blast when more is known, to alert available monkeys to the event. N8 came in with a […]
Meeting was at Professor Mayhem’s. Thanks for the eats and hosting Prof! Poozr and the Prof were creating the cap for Poozr’s light project on the 3D printer. Once completed the pieces were fitted together and tested. The LEDs inside changed color on demand and could be seen through the white plastic. Even the circuit […]